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Jun 17, 2015

WATCH: Unreal Britney Spears-Inspired Pregnancy Announcement

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Apr 15, 2013

How Animals Eat Their Food [Current Events Cheat Sheet]

Who watched the MTV Movie Awards? I didn't... I was too busy watching Despicable Me. Here are the week's top stories.

Apr 1, 2013

Dentist Nightmares, Mutant Foods, and Optical Illusions [Current Events Cheat Sheet]

It almost felt like spring this week! I'm counting down the days until I can put away my sweaters and pull out the sundresses. Here are the week's top stories.

Mar 25, 2013

Selena Gomez Made Justin Bieber Cry [Current Events Cheat Sheet]

Yeah, I know you're just reading this for that headline. I was like, baby, baby, baby, ohhhhhh..... Here are the week's top stories.

Mar 18, 2013

Steubenville, a New Pope, and the History of Rap [Current Events Cheat Sheet]

SPRING BRRRRRRREEEEEEAAAAAAAAAK!!!!! Jk, I'm in New York and it's snowing. But I've decided that if I buy cute spring clothes, spring will come. Right? Right. Here are the week's top stories just in case you missed them on your fabulous tropical vacation.

Mar 11, 2013

Nutellagate, Unemployment Rate, and Taylor Swift Remixes [Current Events Cheat Sheet]

In case you hadn't heard, students at my school apparently really like Nutella and The New York Times, NBC, CNN, and others thought that was important enough for national coverage. Here are the week's other top stories.

Mar 4, 2013

You’re Doing It Wrong: The Federal Budget, Dennis Rodman and the Harlem Shake [CECS]

I'm counting down the weeks to Spring Break, which means one of two things: either it's midterms, or I have senioritis. Wait, I think it's both? Here are the week's top stories.

Feb 25, 2013

FLOTUS Dances Like a Mom, Goats Sing Like Taylor Swift [Current Events Cheat Sheet]

This week's Current Events Cheat Sheet has TWO viral videos, because I just couldn't choose. Maybe I'm feeling generous because the Oscars were last night, or maybe it's because the second video made me laugh so hard I almost cried. Here are the week's top stories!

Feb 11, 2013

Richard III, Dogs of the Iditarod, and David Beckham in Underwear [Current Events Cheat Sheet]

A rogue police officer, a king's remains and David Beckhan in his under garments, round out this week's current events cheat sheet.

Feb 4, 2013

Super (Beyonce) Bowl, Blackouts, and a Kid President [Current Events Cheat Sheet]

The day after the Super Bowl: if you were partying it up last night, sorry about that hangover. If, like me, you only tuned in at halftime to see Beyonce and Destiny's Child give the BEST halftime performance ever, congratulations, your thoughts are probably still full of her fabulousness.

Jan 28, 2013

Women in Combat, Norovirus, and Manti Te’o Songified [Current Events Cheat Sheet]

Katie Couric pushed Notre Dame linebacker Manti Te'o for some answers about his fake-dead-girlfriend controversy. And because the internet is beautiful, the Gregory Brothers songified it. Why, why, Manti?

Jan 21, 2013

Inaugurations, Martin Luther King, Jr., and Bad Lip Readings [Current Events Cheat Sheet]

Happy Inauguration Day, and Happy Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Double holidays! Here are this week's top stories.

Jan 14, 2013

Read About Gun Control, Then Watch a Puppy Learn to Walk Down Stairs [Current Events Cheat Sheet]

In case you were too busy obsessing over Tina Fey and Amy Poehler's perfect hosting job at the Golden Globes last night, here are the week's top stories.

Dec 10, 2012

This Video May Ruin All Your Memories of Grease [Current Events Cheat Sheet]

Happy Hannukah to those who observe the holiday! Does it look like winter where you are? Because it sure does NOT in New York City. I never thought I'd be wishing for colder weather, but it's totally happening. It's December. There is supposed to be snow on the ground! Where is my winter wonderland?! Anyway, here are the week's top stories.

Dec 3, 2012

Jackie from Krispy Kreme Will Restore Your Faith in the World [Current Events Cheat Sheet]

I would really, really love it if there was just one week where this column didn't involve me writing about people killing each other. Yeah, sorry to be a downer. Call me Miss America, but all I want is world peace! Luckily, we've got a viral video this week that will cheer you up after you make it through the sad headlines.

Nov 19, 2012

So What Did Gen. Petraeus Do, Anyway? [Current Events Cheat Sheet]

OMG you guys, football! There must be some exciting things going on because I can hardly think or type right now thanks to the guy down the hall who loves to scream at the TV when football games are on!

Nov 5, 2012

VOTE VOTE VOTE VOTE [Current Events Cheat Sheet]

Whatever your beliefs, your party affiliation, your level of annoyance with election season... please, please, please VOTE. And bring a friend.

Oct 18, 2012

The Stratosphere Jump, Malala Yousufzai, and YouTube Explodes [Current Events Cheat Sheet]

I'm not going to lie to you guys, there's not a whole lot of happy news this week. But this is our world, so be brave and read on!

Oct 17, 2012

Who’s Gonna Work It Out? The Town Hall Debate Songified [Video]

You'll live to hate me later when the highly catchy song is stuck in your head, but for now you'll be laughing.

Oct 1, 2012

Hackers, Jimmy Hoffa, Supertaxes and Let’s Have a Kiki [Current Events Cheat Sheet]

How is it that nothing is blooming and I still have terrible allergies? Anyway. Here are the week's top stories.

Aug 27, 2012

Tropical Storm Isaac, Two Armstrongs, and A Fake Celebrity [Current Events Cheat Sheet]

Still recovering from your party with Prince Harry in Vegas? We've got your back. Here are the week's top news stories.

Aug 17, 2012

7th Grader Reads Ashton Kutcher Fan Fiction [Friday Video]

7th Grader Melissa Bell performed a heart warming reading at her school's talent show, telling the dramatic story of Melicia Bella, a girl who captures Ashton Kutcher's heart at a Middle School dance.

May 4, 2012

8 Things You Shouldn’t Try to Do in 2 Minutes

Today, we stumbled upon a video of a guy trying to down six beers in two minutes. He gets pretty close, but it does not end well.