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    Armed with wigs, fake beards and upside-down buckets for drums, U2 gave a surprise performance Monday night on a New York subway platform, dressed as street performers.

    Bono and the band took over the S train platform at Grand Central Station to treat commuters to some of their greatest hits. 

    Eventually, the band ditched the disguises and continued to rock out! 

    U2 will appear on “The Tonight Show” this Friday, and many believe this impromptu performance was a bit for the show … especially since Jimmy Fallon was spotted in the crowd. 

    Among many people who recorded and took pictures of the subway performance was celebrity chef Mario Batali. It’s unclear if he was part of the stunt or  just passing through, but he clearly enjoyed the show. His Instagram post read, “This makes a compelling case for subway travel!! … wheeeeeeee!!!!

    this makes a compelling case for subway travel!! @U2 www.u2.com. wheeeeeeee!!!!

    A photo posted by Mario Batali (@mariobatali) on May 5, 2015 at 7:22am

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  • We hope you’re not completely sick of seeing marriage proposals on the Internet, and also we hope you have it in you to see just one more group of people perform Pharrell’s hit “Happy.” Today’s viral video has a little bit of both. We dare you to find a wedding proposal filled with more bits of Americana wholesomeness than this one. Last weekend Mark Keller decided to pop the big question to his girlfriend, Tammy Snapp, at the Shenandoah Apple Blossom Festival parade in Winchester, Va. He even enlisted the help of the marching band from James Wood High School.

    Keller posted the video of the whole romantic scene to his YouTube page, where we are sure to see the view count skyrocket over the next few days. In it, you can see the band coming down the street with Keller in the foreground waiting for them to stop in front of him and Snapp. Then, he turns to his beloved and says, “Tammy Sue Snapp, would you do me the great honor of being my wife?” After she says yes, through tears, Mark

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  • Taylor Swift’s 1989 World Tour starts May 5 in Tokyo, and in addition to her millions of fans who are excited for it to start — you can add one more ecstatic fan. She’s the mom of dancer Robert Green. He called up his mama to let her know that he had been picked to join Swift on her 78-show tour through Asia, North America, Europe, and Australia. Robert posted the video of the phone call to YouTube, and it is sure to pull on your heartstrings. Over the course of five minutes, he and his mother cry together over the happy news that is sure to change the path of his career. At one point his mom sobbed and said, “Oh Robert, I’m so proud of you!”
     
    Taylor herself even tweeted the video out to her more than 57 million fans, writing “I feel so lucky to get to perform alongside people who love it this much.” Looks like Robert can cross Mother’s Day gift off his to-do list because he’s already made her day!

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  • Has Bruce Lee been reborn into this pint-size martial artist?

    Ryusei, a 5-year-old from Japan, is taking the internet by storm. His dad posted a video of him recreating Bruce Lee’s famous fight scene from the 1972 film, Game of Death, and the video has gone viral. It already has had more than 3.5 million views since it was posted to YouTube on May 1.

    Ryusei’s imitation of Bruce Lee is on point, from the moves to the facial expressions, and we can’t forget to mention the child-size version of Lee’s iconic yellow-and-black track suit.

    We look forward to seeing you on the big screen, kid!
     

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  • Prom season is in full swing and “promposals” are all the rage on the Internet, but this latest might bring a tear to your eye.

    Carrying a large bouquet of red roses, Jacksonville Jaguars player Sen’Derrick Marks asked an 18-year-old cancer patient, Khameyea Jennings, to her prom.

    Marks surprised Jennings in her hospital room at Wolfson Children’s Hospital to pop the big promposal question — and don’t worry, he cleared it with her mom first.

    “I heard you had a prom this weekend, and I wanted to know if I can take you to prom,” Marks asked her.

    A very shocked Jennings said yes!

    Marks’ surprise visit was part of Dreams Come True, a program that helps children and teens in Florida who are battling life-threatening illnesses.

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