The Best Viral Videos of 2011 — Chosen by You!
The votes have been tallied and YOU, our lovely TheFW readers, have selected the best viral videos of the year in the categories of dogs, cats, animals, babies, kids, and dance, as well as most heartwarming video, and biggest internet sensation. Now we present all of our winners — like Randall the Honey Badger, who won the internet sensation category with 35% of the vote, and the “no-no cat, who m
Admit It — You Re-Gift, Don’t You? — Survey of the Day
‘Tis the season to receive gifts. Inevitably, some of the presents your friends and loved ones will be nice enough to give you won’t be anything you particularly want or need. So, do you try to make these unwanted gifts usefull by wrapping them back up and giving them to somebody else who might actually appreciate them?
Whatever Happened to ‘90210′ Star Jamie Walters? [PHOTO]
Then: Jamie Walters first made the ladies swoon on the Aaron Spelling-produced drama ‘The Heights.’ (Walters played the lead singer of the titular fictional band, which scored a real hit in 1992 with the show’s theme song ‘How Do You Talk to an Angel?’) But his sideburns screamed ‘Beverly Hills, 90210,’ so Spelling created a role for Walters on that hit series as the abusive musician boyfriend of
The Most Heartwarming Videos of 2011
There were plenty of heartwarming viral videos this year that proved you don’t need a lot of time or professional production values to tug at the heartstrings. Here are our favorite heartwarming videos of 2011. Check them all out below and then vote for which one you think is most touching. (For more on each video, click on the titles in blue.)
Whatever Happened To Sisqo of ‘Thong Song’ Fame?
Then: Sisqo ruled the summer of 2000 with the ‘Thong Song,’ the Dru Hill member’s ode to the skimpiest of female unmetionables. On ‘Thong Song”s strength, Sisqo’s solo debut ‘Unleash the Dragon’ sold four million copies in the U.S., and the diminutive merry maker snagged roles in movies such as ‘Snow Dogs’ and ‘Get Over It’
Whatever Happened to the Kids from ‘A Christmas Story’? [PHOTOS]
When it was released in 1983, ‘A Christmas Story’ was only a modest success. However, over the years, constant television airings of the movie during the holiday season has made Ralphie Parker and the gang almost as synonymous with Christmas as the characters in ‘It’s a Wonderful Life.’ Although they remain ageless on the small screen, the kids from Hohman, Indiana are now middle-aged men in real
MSU Cheerleader Taylor Young Recovering After Horrifying Fall [GRAPHIC VIDEO]
It is often noted that cheerleading is one of the most dangerous sports out of there, and anybody watching the Michigan State vs Florida State college basketball game Wednesday was reminded of that when MSU cheerleader Taylor Young landed right on her head after falling backward off of a male cheerleader’s shoulders.
Justin Bieber and Other Celebrities as Pancakes Look Too Good to Eat [PHOTOS]
While Justin Bieber’s fans dream of eating breakfast with their hero, artist Katherine Kalnes is able to eat the pop sensation for breakfast after creating a pancake portrait of him. Wait…that sounds weird. Using pancake-in-a bottle spray Batter Blaster along with frosting, raisins, blueberries and chocolate chips, Kalnes was also able make likinesses of TV’s Stephen Colbert, Ellen Degeneres and
Animate Your Thanksgiving With Funny Jib Jab Sendable eCards [VIDEO]
The folks from Jib Jab are back with more goofy holiday greetings to share with your friends and family. Recently, we showed you how you can make a humorous email-able Christmas video card featuring yourself and your friends through the annual ‘Elf Yourself’ promotion Office Max launched with Jib Jab. In fact, if you go to Jib Jab’s website, you can make all sorts of different video cards this hol
‘Titanic 3D’ Trailer Shines New Light on Cinematic Classic [VIDEO]
‘Titanic,’ the highest grossing film in movie history, is getting a 3D retrofit that is scheduled to hit theaters on April 6, 2012. On Wednesday, director James Cameron introduced a trailer for this 3D update on the Titanic Facebook page. “I’m the king of the 3D world!”
Watch Katy Perry’s Embarrassing Live Concert Fail [VIDEO]
During a cover of Jay-Z’s ‘Big Pimpin,’ Katy Perry appears to be using a bedazzled recorder to mimic the song’s signature flute sample. But when her timing gets confused it’s revealed that the music is coming from a pre-recorded track, and that she is just pretending to play the notoriously simple to master instrument. Holy Milli Vanilli moment, Batman!
Americans Are Divided on Flu Shots — Survey of the Day
With flu season upon us, 46 percent of Americans have received a flu shot, whereas 47 percent said they have not and will not.