March 11, 2011
Nickelodeon Bringing Back ’90S Shows This Fall!
Twentysomethings probably already spend some late nights searching for old videos of their favorite childhood shows on the Web, but they won’t have to search any longer. TeenNick will be airing old ’90s shows like Clarissa Explains It All starting this fall!
Maccabeats Sing the Story of Purim to the Tune of Pink's 'Raise Your Glass'
With the Jewish festival of Purim coming up later this month, Yeshiva University a cappella group The Maccabeats have released a Purim song to the tune of Pink's pop hit "Raise Your Glass." Unlike many other spoof video creators, these guys can actu…
Google Launches Person Finder for Japan Earthquake and Tsunami
The extent of the damage is still unknown, but people with friends or family in Japan can turn to Google's Person Finder if they're looking for or having information about anyone caught up in the earthquake and subsequent tsunami that hit last night and this morning.
Remember Mix Tapes? Check Out This Musician's Awesome Makeout Playlist
Recently, I started on a quest to find some hot new makeout music. I found Milly Beau. And now I’ve discovered Katie Costello, whose new album, Lamplight, is an intimate collection of sultry notes, tender memories and impassioned goodbyes.
The Charlie Sheen Winning Game (Game Battle)
It's been a long day of heartbreaking news. Let's unwind with the definition of frivolous: a Charlie Sheen Flash game where you run over pedestrians and prostitutes with a car. Once you power up with tiger blood, you can blow up ambulances. Surprisingly diverting!
Time Lapse Video Of The Tsunami Hitting California
The tsunami which devastated Japan reached the shores of the United States this afternoon, thankfully in a much weakened form. Here is time lapse footage a six-foot surge hitting Santa Cruz. Fortunately, nothing more serious than damaged boats have been reported.
The Biggest Celebrity Donations To Natural Disasters
Celebrities are known for their philanthropy when disaster strikes. No doubt, many will donate to Japan to help the victims of the devastating earthquake and tsunami. Take a look at celebs with big wallets and hearts to match when tragedy strikes.
Japan's Strict Building Codes Save Lives
The recent earthquake in Japan is a devastating disaster, but Japan may be one of the most prepared countries to deal with tsunami and earthquakes. A popular tweet that has been going around today is, "The headline you won't see: 'Millions saved in Japan by good engineering and government building codes'." Here are some headlines that prove the contrary.
11 Raw Videos Of Japanese Earthquake And Tsunami
Earthquake and tsunami footage captured on CCTV and cell phones. In the after effects of the massive earthquake and tsunami that rocked Japan today, raw video is beginning to pop up to give the world an idea of what is happening. Here are some of those. If you see any more, feel free to post them in the comments.
Tsunami In Northern Japan
A massive 8.9 magnitude earthquake struck the Northeastern coast of Japan, the largest recorded earthquake in Japan's history. The quake triggered a 13-foot tsunami, caught here on video ripping through a small town in Miyagi Prefecture. No word yet on casualties or the extent of damage. UPDATE: Better quality video now available. Find the latest news on the earthquake and tsunami in Japan on our Viral Topic Page.