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Bieber Fever Infects Mexican Youths

For those Americans looking to escape the vice-grip of Justin Bieber and his "Bieber Fever," you should already know not to flee north, as Canada was actually the birthplace of the destructive plague.  Things have gotten worse, however, as we can no longer escape to the south!

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Care Bears Rumored to Return to Television

30 years after their initial introduction on greeting cards, and 28 years after their first cartoon aired on television, the beloved 1980's cartoon franchise is getting a relaunch reports Entertainment Weekly.

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Anchor’s Joke Bombs With The Dalai Lama [VIDEO]

Sometimes things that we think are funny, end up just being awkward, especially when you figure in a language barrier. Take a look...
Recently on Australia's version of the Today show, anchor Karl Stefanovic sat down for an interview with the Dalai Lama, during which he attempted a joke about the religious leader going into a pizza shop

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President Obama announces the death of Osama bin Laden Sunday night (Photo by Brendan Smialowski-Pool/Getty Images)
President Obama announces the death of Osama bin Laden Sunday night (Photo by Brendan Smialowski-Pool/Getty Images)
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Osama bin Laden Dead: Recapping 24 Unforgettable Hours in History

A late-night announcement made from the White House's East Room on Sunday set the world aflutter, and news of the death of Osama bin Laden quickly spread across the globe.

President Barack Obama announced Sunday night that bin Laden had been killed and his body taken into U.S. custody in Pakistan.

Word of the death of Al Qaeda's leader quickly spread, and politicians, celebrities and athletes began releasing statements while crowds gathered across the country in celebration of bin Laden's death.

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Comedians Tweet About bin Laden

We all know that Twitter has become a very important resource for worldwide breaking news, and the information that is shared has, in a lot of ways, helped to change the world.

Last night, thousands of people (if not millions) took to their Twitter accounts to report on and gather information about the death of Osama bin Laden.

But there's a whole other side to the social media site that goes on simultaneously as the important facts are being passed around: the humorous and satirical take on the subject by the thousands of comedians and writers who are on Twitter. We searched around and highlighted a cross section of how comedians reacted to the news of bin Laden's death.

Read 23 humorous tweets (in no particular order) after the jump.

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Man Accidentally Live-Tweets bin Laden Murder

Sohaib Athar was vacationing in the mountains outside of Abbottabad, Pakistan, late Sunday night when he heard the sounds of helicopters closing in.

The IT consultant had his laptop with him, so he began live-tweeting what we now know were U.S. special forces descending upon Osama bin Laden's hideout.

"Uh oh, now I'm the guy who liveblogged the Osama raid without knowing it," Athar concluded after realizing what he had done. Read on to see highlights from Athar's tweets, detailing this historic event.

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Sports Fans Cheer bin Laden’s Death With “U-S-A!” Chant [VIDEO]

Most people watching 'ESPN's Sunday Night Baseball' game between the Philadelphia Phillies and the New York Mets knew that the reason the crowd suddenly erupted into cheers was because they had just found out Osama Bin Laden had been shot dead by American special forces.

The players on the field, however, had no idea. "I really didn't understand what was going on there for a minute," said Phillies pitcher Cliff Lee, whose team wound up losing 2 to 1 in 14 innings.

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Celebrities and Politicians React to Osama bin Laden’s Death on Twitter

As news of Osama bin Laden's death spread across the globe Sunday night, celebrities and politicians took to the Internet with quick responses to the news.

From Charlie Sheen to Donald Trump, the sentimentality shared was the same. Celebrities poured their American pride and thoughts for the victims of 9/11 into their tweets. Both celebrities and politicians extended accolades to the administration and to the United States military. Several celebrities injected their senses of humor into the news.

We've compiled some of the more notable tweets released in the hours following President Barack Obama's announcement. Check them out after the jump.

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Local Anchor Accidentally Reports President Obama Is Dead

When breaking news occurs, mistakes are bound to be had.

Unfortunately, one local news anchor for Washington, D.C., Fox affiliate WTTG learned this the hard way last night while reporting on the killing of terrorist leader Osama bin Laden.

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(Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
(Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
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Americans React to News That Osama bin Laden Is Dead [PHOTOS]

The world was brought to a standstill late Sunday evening when President Barack Obama confirmed that terrorist leader Osama bin Laden had been killed by U.S. operatives in Pakistan.

Americans quickly gathere

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Osama bin Laden Killed in Pakistan, President Obama Confirms

In a stunning development, President Barack Obama confirmed late Sunday evening that Osama bin Laden, the leader of terrorist group Al-Qaeda responsible for the Sept. 11 attacks, was killed Sunday in Pakistan.

Obama made the announcement in a televised address shortly after 11:30 PM ET, about an hour after reports of bin Laden's death had made their way onto the Internet.

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Students gather at the fence on the north side of the White House, pose for photographs, chant "U.S.A.! U.S.A.!" and sing the Star Spangled Banner May 1, 2011 in Washington, DC. U.S. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
Students gather at the fence on the north side of the White House, pose for photographs, chant "U.S.A.! U.S.A.!" and sing the Star Spangled Banner May 1, 2011 in Washington, DC. U.S. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
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President Obama Announces the Death of Osama bin Laden

The moment that America has yearned for since September 11th, 2001 has finally occurred. On Sunday night at approximately 10:40 Evansville time, President Barack Obama confirmed the news that had been reported for over an hour before, American forces in Pakistan conducted an ordered military operation that led to the killing of terrorist mastermind Osama bin Laden.

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