Entertainment

05.18.13

‘Space Oddity’ From Space, Frankie Valli Sings & More Viral Videos

From Chris Hadfield’s International Space Station finale a la David Bowie to Daft Punk’s big tease, WATCH our countdown of this week’s best and buzziest.

‘Leia and Chewie Need to Do It’

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Apparently fans want Star Wars to become more sexually deviant. On Jimmy Kimmel Live, director J.J. Abrams took plot suggestions from the audience (including William Shatner in disguise), and a romance between Princess Leia and the Wookiee Chewbacca now seems likely.

Rumble in a Russian Rink

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At a youth hockey game in Novokuznetsk, Russia, the benches cleared for an all-out brawl, as hapless referees tried to break it up.

Frankie Valli Still Has It

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The frontman of the Four Seasons may be in his golden years, but he’s still got a golden voice. Valli, now 79 years old, joined the season finale of American Idol and proved that, unlike the show, he hasn’t fallen off. Watch him croon ‘Can’t Take My Eyes Off You.’

Prince Harry Gets Chummy With Christie

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On Tuesday, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie gave the Prince of Wales a guided tour of the Jersey Shore, which is still rebuilding from Hurricane Sandy. Prince Harry praised the Garden State, referring to its “fantastic American spirit.”

Daft Punk’s Futuristic Album Teaser

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The world already knows how to ‘Get Lucky,’ and now it’s time to ‘Give Life Back to Music,’ in this techno-sexy ‘unboxing’ of the French duo’s new album, Random Access Memories. When the needle hits the vinyl…

No Fun Airlines

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Believe it or not, you can get kicked off a plane just for singing—and even Whitney Houston’s “I Will Always Love You” isn’t safe. As this viral video shows, your vocal cords can apparently be a weapon.

Happy Mother’s Day from Kristen Wiig

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The Bridesmaids star made her way back to SNL Saturday night, and shared some special (but extremely aggravating) moments with her mom.

Bye Bye, Barbara

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After 37 years at ABC News (and 15 at NBC News before that), Barbara Walters announced she will retire on The View. ‘I’m not walking into the sunset,’ said the 83-year-old television legend.

Deer Smashes Through Bus Windshield and Lives

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Tommy Boy ain’t got nothing on real life. In a terrifying scene that would be hilarious if it was staged, a deer found itself on the wrong side of a city bus, but somehow lived to tell the tale.

Space Oddity… From Space!

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Canadian astronaut Chris Hadfield tweeted photos and shot videos throughout his stay at the International Space Station, but he outdid himself just before returning to Earth Monday. Here’s his own music video for David Bowie’s classic “Space Oddity.”