A Live-Tweeting Badger
You read that correctly. The Johannesburg Zoo is trying to ramp up its social-media presence, so its logical move was to build an elaborate electronic-tracking system for a badger, link that to Twitter, and make this video.
A Robot Does Quadruple Backflip
And it nails the landing! Oh, the videos that go viral these days.
Matt Harvey Asks New Yorkers About Matt Harvey
Mets All-Star Matt Harvey hit the streets to ask New Yorkers about their thoughts on, well, himself. Posing as a 'Late Night With Jimmy Fallon' reporter, even a Mets fan wearing a Harvey jersey was unable to identify the pitcher.
Baby Panda Twins!
It’s panda-monium at Atlanta’s zoo, where the first panda twins born in the U.S. in 26 years joined mom Lun Lun Monday night.
Conan OWNs Lindsay Lohan’s Show
Conan released a ‘sneak preview’ of Lindsay Lohan’s upcoming show on Oprah’s OWN network. If this is what it’ll be like, you won’t want to miss it.
The Best Reality Shows That Never Were
Financially strapped PBS has recently launched a brilliant fundraising/marketing campaign for ‘quality programming,’ airing trailers of spoof reality shows that would just be the worst things ever, like ‘Long Island Landscapers’ and ‘Clam Kings.’ ‘The fact you thought this was a real show says a lot about the state of TV,’ reads the final tagline.
Larry King Raps (Feat. Snoop Lion)
‘I like the Dodgers, and I like reading. But the most important thing I like is eating.’ Don’t quit your day job, Larry. And please take off that silly hat.
‘Put That Damn Camera Down’
During a recent concert in Atlanta, Beyoncé tried to get audience participation during her rendition of ‘Irreplaceable.’ Unfortunately, one man near the front was too busy taping her to sing along, so the Queen called him out, forcing him to sing the refrain ‘To the left to the left’ on his own.
Crossroads GPS, Karl Rove’s super PAC, took its latest stab at Obamacare with a parody video of the recent Syfy movie ‘Sharknado.’ Nobody is safe from the wrath of ‘Obamacare+Tornado.’
‘Michael Jordan’ Sings ‘Get Lucky’
Jimmy Fallon was going to bring Kristen Wiig on his show, but then ‘Michael Jordan’ (aka Wiig in an ill-fitting bald wig) happened to stop by the studio. After discussing his basketball career, ‘MJ’ and Jimmy performed one of Michael’s favorite songs.