Devin Super Tramp Fills Utah Skatepark with 5,001 Balloons

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If you're Devin Super Tramp you don't need a rhyme or reason to blow up 5,001 balloons and fill Utah's Banzai Skatepark with them. You do it because you can One might think balloons could be a deterrent for skateboarders just trying to showcase their sick moves, but by the look of these skaters' flawless maneuvering, they'd be pretty wrong. Surprise, you can actually skateboard through the balloons and still look cool and respectable doing it. Puppies Playing With a GoPro Is the Perfect Mood Booster 'We're So Cheesecake' Is the Realest 'Fancy' Parody 'Hunger Games' Reimagined as a Romantic Comedy Bryan Cranston's Fake MLB One-Man Show Is a Home Run Read more... More about Viral Videos , Watercooler , Videos , and Sports Read more »

‘We’re So Cheesecake’ Is the Realest ‘Fancy’ Parody

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This local Cheesecake Factory's "Fancy" parody is so bad it's good. Kind of like ... well, The Cheesecake Factory Sarah Trimm of a Buffalo, New York CCF turns Iggy Azalea's "Fancy" into an informational music video about the ongoings of a major chain restaurant, and turns a popular dessert item into an adjective at the same time. "I am not a rapper or a singer so I'm sorry if I made your ears bleed :) But really, thanks for watching. Everyone at CCF Buffalo is super proud!" Trimm writes in the comments of her YouTube video, which is receiving mixed reviews from the Internet Also, she wants you to know that she's "so cheesecake." But you probably already knew that. Read more... More about Parody , Humor , Viral Video , Weird , and Fancy Read more »

Kevin Smith: ‘Without the Internet, My Career Doesn’t Exist’

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Kevin Smith always wanted to make a movie about his life with his friends. Back in 1994, though, he realized the only person who'd ever make that film was Kevin Smith The result, Clerks , helped launch his now-seasoned career See also: 16 Books to Read Before the Movie Versions Come Out Smith talked to Mashable about his life since Clerks , his love for Reddit and how his newest film, Tusk , was created with his biggest fan in mind: himself Tusk opens in theaters on Sept. 19 BONUS: Simply Genius Shower Thoughts with Nick Offerman Have something to add to this story? Share it in the comments. Read more... More about Reddit , Entertainment , Videos , Film , and Kevin Smith Read more »

Whitney Houston’s Legacy Gets a Tune-Up With New Album

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Whitney Houston 's incomparable voice will make a comeback in a new album of live performances from throughout her illustrious career. Music mogul Clive Davis announced the live album Tuesday, describing the "I Will Always Love You" singer, who died in February 2012, as "the greatest vocalist in the world." See also: Sam Smith Turns Whitney Houston's 'How Will I Know' Into Tender Ballad "It was a marvel that she was as powerful and incredible that she was, but bittersweet that she died too young," Davis said on Today during an interview with host Hoda Kotb. Whitney Houston Live: Her Greatest Performances will arrive Nov. 10 as a CD/DVD package, though it's already available for pre-order on Amazon or iTunes. Read more... Read more »

The 6 Worst Things About iTunes

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iTunes can be, in a word, frustrating . As much as we would love to ditch the glitchy music service, we can't seem to live without it. After all, it's how we download our favorite songs and movies, back up our go-to apps , and more. See also: Top 25 Free iPhone Apps of All Time But with continuous updates and slow reaction times, iTunes could use a major upgrade to make the service run more smoothly. Below, we've rounded up six of the most common complaints about iTunes. 1. You can't merge multiple accounts and sync libraries. Dear Apple please can you make it possible to merge my #iTunes accounts or at least have a way of transferring purchases — @GrahamBM March 24, 2012 Read more... Read more »

The 6 Worst Things About iTunes

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iTunes can be, in a word, frustrating . As much as we would love to ditch the glitchy music service, we can't seem to live without it. After all, it's how we download our favorite songs and movies, back up our go-to apps , and more. See also: Top 25 Free iPhone Apps of All Time But with continuous updates and slow reaction times, iTunes could use a major upgrade to make the service run more smoothly. Below, we've rounded up six of the most common complaints about iTunes. 1. You can't merge multiple accounts and sync libraries. Dear Apple please can you make it possible to merge my #iTunes accounts or at least have a way of transferring purchases — @GrahamBM March 24, 2012 Read more... Read more »

Two British Tourists Found Battered to Death on Scenic Thai Beach

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BANGKOK — Two British tourists were found battered to death Monday on a beach on a scenic island in southern Thailand that is one of the country's most popular diving destinations. Police described the two as a 23-year-old woman from Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, and a 24-year-old man from Jersey, Channel Islands. Their nearly naked bodies were discovered on Koh Tao, a small island in the Gulf of Thailand. A bloodied hoe was found near the bodies and is believed to have been used as the murder weapon, police Col. Prachum Ruangthong said. "The man was chopped in the back and on the side of his head, while the woman was chopped in her face," he said. "It's very gruesome." Read more... More about Thailand , Us World , World , and Travel Leisure Read more »

‘Hunger Games: Mockingjay’ Trailer: ‘Peeta Is the Capitol’s Weapon’

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Katniss Everdeen threatens her rebel army if they don't rescue fellow tribute Peeta Mellark, who was captured by the Capitol during the chaotic rescue plan at the Quarter Quell, in the first full trailer for The Hunger Games : Mockingjay — Part 1 . "You will rescue Peeta at the earliest opportunity or you will find another Mockingjay," proclaims Katniss (Jennifer Lawrence), the face of the rebellion. See also: Lorde Will Pick Every Artist for 'Hunger Games: Mockingjay' Soundtrack The explosive trailer ends with Katniss and Gale (Liam Hemsworth) shooting down Capitol aircrafts with their high-tech bows and arrows, giving viewers a glimpse at the grim plot Read more... More about Films , Entertainment , Trailers , Movie Trailers , and Film Read more »

Miss America Had the Weirdest Pop-Up Facts Ever

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Miss America took a cue from Pop-Up Video , delivering a side of fun facts with the talent competition Viewers learned that Miss New York loves "Jane Austin" and Miss Massachusetts survived a cheetah attack. It was an evening of swimwear, sparkly evening gowns and bizarre things you never knew you wanted to know about beauty queens Here she is, Miss "I love street hot dogs." Read more... More about Tv , Lists , Watercooler , Pics , and Miss America Read more »

‘Django’ Actress Says LAPD Detained Her for Kissing Husband

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Daniele Watts, who had a minor role in Django Unchained , says she was briefly held by police officers after she engaged in public affection with her white husband. "Today I was handcuffed and detained by 2 police officers from the Studio City Police Department after refusing to agree that I had done something wrong by showing affection, fully clothed, in a public place," wrote Watts, who played a house slave in Django and currently stars on the FX show Partners , on on Facebook . See also: 5 Things You Need to Know About Police Militarization in America According to the post, she declined to show her ID to officers who then handcuffed her and put her in the back of a squad car. Police told her husband, Brian James Lucas, that they had received a complaint from someone who had seen the couple kissing in their Mercedes. She was quickly released. Read more... More about Entertainment , Film , Us World , Us , and Watercooler Read more »