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  • It’s safe to say that Bruno Mars and Mark Ronson’s hit “Uptown Funk” is to 2015 what Pharrell’s “Happy” was to 2014. You can’t get it out of you head, and countless parodies are popping up all over the Web. And this might be one of our favorites. It comes from California mom of two Deva Dalporto, who put a suburban spin on the catchy tune. The video stars Dalporto and fellow residents of a California suburb, who can be seen making everyday routine tasks looks fabulous. They are taking out the trash, buying in bulk, and cruising the town in a minivan. Some of the fun lyrics include “gardening, grilling, living it up outside the city.”

    The video was posted to Dalporto’s super-popular YouTube page, My Life Suckers. And with more than 600,000 views so far, it’s obvious a lot of moms and dads can relate to the “Suburban Funk”! One commenter wrote, “I like this better than the original.”

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  • A Jewish journalist in Paris took to the streets to film what it is like for people of his religion to walk around in the predominantly Muslim areas of the City of Love. Zvika Klein, who works for news outlet NRG, put on his yarmulke and set off. He walked around for 10 hours, but the final video is 90 seconds long. In the video, Klein is spat upon and shouted at with a barrage of taunting comments such as “Viva  Palestine” and “Are you Jewish?”
     
    According to Klein, something not seen in the video are bystanders who spoke out against the people shouting the negative comments.
     
    The 90-second YouTube video is reminiscent of a clip from last October that went viral featuring a woman walking around in the streets of New York City experiencing harassing comments from men.

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  • Calling all X-Cats! Magneto is on the loose!

    An amazing new X-Men parody featuring a cat as the villain Magneto has gone viral.

    Visual artist Kaipo Jones has been bringing us cat versions of X-Men for a while now, including Wolverine and Professor X Cat parodies, but his latest installment tackles one of the most powerful mutants of them all, Magneto — or Catneto, if you will.

    Things go south pretty quickly in the video, with Magneto Cat using his control over metal to go after and ultimately destroy his owner.

    The moral of the story is, beware of a cat with the ability to control metal!

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  • Let’s face it, some people are just better at popping the question than others. And after covering awesome proposals for a while now, we have to admit, today’s story might take the wedding cake. Although it comes to us from a couple in freezing Chicago, this one will warm your heart. Rodney brought his girlfriend, Alexa, to see the lights festival at the Lincoln Park Zoo and presented her with a Christmas gift. A flipbook. But not just any flipbook. This was made especially for the proposal, and it features a quick story of a couple at a park in Chicago with a dog. The dog goes to fetch a ball and comes back with a ring box instead. The last few pages of the flipbook feature an engagement ring inside the drawn box. Rodney then reaches into his pocket and pulls out the real ring with the question, “Will you marry me?

    Of course she said yes! The couple’s story was featured on HowHeAsked.com. Alexa told the site, “It was perfect because I had to take my gloves off to flip through it, and

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  • A touching new video explaining 9-year-old Milla Fabish’s transition has gone viral.

    The video was posted to Facebook by Milla’s mom, Renée Fabish, to explain the changes coming up for Milla and the whole family.

    “Hello, my friends and family,” Renée wrote on Facebook. “I’d love you to watch this slide show I put together. It explains some major changes that are underway for Milla and our family. Milla needs our support now more than ever!”

    Milla explains in the video that he has been diagnosed with gender dysphoria and why “it is not easy being me.”

    “I am having a really hard time at school at the moment. Kids tease me all the time. They call me shim, gay girl, and weirdo,” Milla says. “People just don’t understand me. Nobody wants to be my friend. … I have decided I want to take the next step. From today I want to live and be known as a boy. I hope I have your support.”

    “We have no doubt in our minds that Milla is fully invested in her plight to be recognized as a boy,” Renée wrote. “The

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