08.18.12

The Olympics, Robert Pattinson, Paul Ryan, and More Viral Videos

From R-Patz’s first post-KStew interview to the Spice Girls’ Olympic reunion, watch our countdown of this week’s buzziest videos.

R-Patz Giggles with Jon Stewart

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In Robert Pattinson’s first interview since the Kristen Stewart cheating scandal, the actor stopped by The Daily Show for girl talk and an ice-cream binge.

Helen Gurley Brown: ‘I’m a Devout Feminist’

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The pioneering Cosmopolitan editor and author of Sex and the Single Girl explains her enlightened views on sex and feminism in a 1996 interview with CNN.

Spice Girls Nail It

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It’s been over a decade since the Spice Girls parted ways, but you’d never know it from their dazzling performance during the Olympics’ closing ceremony. Watch them bring down the house.

Dexter is Back With a Bang

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The Showtime hit returns in a new trailer for season 7. It’s gonna make quite the killing.

Lady Gaga’s ‘Fame’ Fragrance

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For all the little monsters out there! Here’s the official trailer for the film Lady Gaga created with director Steven Klein for her fragrance, Lady Gaga Fame.

Paul Ryan: GOP’s Friend or Foe?

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It’s no surprise that Mitt Romney’s pick of Paul Ryan as the GOP vice presidential candidate brought conservatives to their feet—but why are liberals still cheering? In their first television interview after Saturday’s big announcement, Ryan and Romney defend Ryan’s infamous budgetary plan from Dems ‘licking their chops.’

98 Degrees is Warmed Up and Ready

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In their first perfomance in 10 years, 90’s boy band 98 Degrees returned to the stage on Today to bring back the heat.

Gotye Parodies Himself

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Gotye submitted his own remix to the pile of reinterpretations of his outrageously popular hit “Somebody That I Used to Know.” Guess he still knows himself.

Vintage Internet PSA Goes Viral

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Remember when the web was a mystery? Watch this recently resurrected PSA from 1995 featuring a group of strangely prophetic children.

Rihanna’s Tearful Confession

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In an emotional interview, the singer tells Oprah that she felt “protective” toward Chris Brown after he abused her, and was “concerned about him.” The full episode airs Sunday on OWN.