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  • It's rare that we can describe something on the Internet as truly groundbreaking, but if this interactive "Like a Rolling Stone" video isn't, we don't know what is. Upon visiting, you are greeted with a television screen which invites you to change channels and check out what's on. The song plays, and you can surf while various characters from television, both real and imagined, sing along with the classic. We won't ruin too much more for you, but the sheer amount of work that went into organizing these 16 different clips must have been huge. Special points go to stars of The Price is Right, Pawn Stars, Property Brothers, and Maron, among others, for participating in such an awesome project. And according to an interview with the CEO of Interlude, one of the companies involved in making the videos, more clips will be added to the amazing array. Tell us what you think on Facebook and Twitter.

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  • We don't need to tell you, "Hunger Games" fans out there, that "Catching Fire" is coming out on Friday. Half of you are probably already in line for it. But, to tide you over until the big day, "Sesame Street" has thankfully released another of its pitch-perfect parodies, this time titled "The Hungry Games: Catching Fur." The role of Katniss is taken, this time, by Cookie Monster, playing "Cookieness Evereat." In other clever turns, Peeta is now, well, pita bread. And rather than tests of mettle and wits, it seems that the characters are all tasked with snack-based missions. Once again, "Sesame Street" has come up with a parody that has caught on with the masses. The video is nearly at 400,000 views, with many more to come. Fans of the video wrote things like, "Can't wait for 'Hungry Games: Cookiejay!'" and "Being heroine of entire franchise is hard work. Couldn't have said it better myself, Cookieness.” So check out the video, and tell us about your plans for seeing "Catching Fire" on

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  • The tornadoes that ripped through the Midwest on Sunday, leveling neighborhoods and killing at least six, were preceded by alerts from news stations trying to warn people of the danger and explain how to take precautions. But a pair of meteorologists from NBC affiliate WEEK in Peoria, Ill., found themselves in the middle of the story when, during a live broadcast, they were forced to take cover.

    Outgoing New York Times media reporter Brian Stelter posted a snippet of the video to his YouTube page, where it has been viewed more than 175,000 times. In the video's description, Stelter explains that seven minutes after the broadcast, weather anchors Sandy Gallant and Chuck Collins came back and said, "We just had a very scary situation to report. WEEK's TV studio was hit by what appears to be a tornado. We could hear the sound of a train right outside of our station." The anchors said there was damage to the northwest section of the station's property.

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  • Gamers everywhere (myself included) were thrilled to pick up their PS4 systems over the weekend. We all immediately set to work hunkering down for the weekend, pretending to be soldiers, Footballers, or futuristic rebels. But I'll bet you didn't know that humans aren't the only ones excited. Danielle Sanford's bengal cat, for one, was thrilled with the purchase, and showed affection only rivaled by the nerdiest of PS4 gamer fans. In a flurry of purrs, collar bell-ringing, and roll-arounds, the bengal shows his appreciation for the new purchase. It's either that, or like many cats, he is a big fan of boxes. And tell us, are you considering the purchase of a next-gen system? Going to pick up a Xbox One or PS4? Think consoles are silly because you are a PC-gamer? Tell us all about it on Facebook, or Twitter.

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  • Toddlers and puppies — both adorable creatures, but we're not sure if anyone has ever combined the two in a better way than ‘Theo and Beau.’ Jessica Shyba, a dentist, mom of three, and blogger at the site MommasGoneCity.com, recently went through an extensive adoption process to bring Theo, a mixed-breed puppy, into her family. They were all immediately taken with the pup and began the work of training him. The attempts to crate train the dog were unsuccessful — Theo's howling was too pitiful for Jessica and her husband to take, so they let him run free. It's a good thing they did, because thanks to Theo's predilection for cuddling, he and Jessica's son Beau are now a Web sensation.

    On the dog's third day at home, Beau was falling asleep for a nap and Theo joined in, quickly passing out. As Jessica says, "The following day, Theo met us up in my room for the nap time ritual, and so began what I can only describe as the most organic and beautiful friendship I have ever witnessed." The Read More »from 'Theo and Beau' Captures Naptime Between a Toddler and His Puppy

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