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Justin Bieber Continues His Media Takeover on 'The Daily Show' (and Now, Urlesque)

With his first movie, Justin Bieber: Never Say Never 3D (#purpleglasses) coming out next week, the tween king of Twitter is in full media blitz mode. He's been "like"ing his way through interviews, booed by (jealous) New Yorkers, bailing on Kathie Lee and Hoda (despite their prepped non-alcoholic Biebertinis), but last night he made an admittedly funny appearance on 'The Daily Show' in which he an...

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2010 Urlies - And the Winners Are...

After a few heated races and the dedicated finger-clicking of voters, the Internet has chosen its favorite picks from web culture in 2010. Who's taking home the coveted golden computer trophies? Head on over to the winners page to see the full list. In addition to the people's choice award, your Urlbot editors also selected (and fought over) the winners of our hearts. Sometimes our favorite pic...

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Announcing the 2010 Urlies -- The Year in Internet, From Double Rainbows to Hungover Owls

MEME | VIDEO | FACEBOOK TREND | CELEBRITY PHOTOSHOP MEME | BREAKOUT | ANIMAL | WEB KID | JUSTIN BIEBER | NEW SINGLE TOPIC BLOG | HERO | SEE ALL NOMINEES Another year has come and gone and it is time again to reflect on all the fine internet that has flown across our computer screens throughout 2010. Welcome to the Third Annual Urlies, where we recap the year in internet culture -- from mem...

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Reminder! Enter Our HallowMeme Costume Contest

It's the Friday before Halloween and that means it is GO TIME for HallowMeme. If you're like us and have an awesome party to attend tonight, you've got your costume laid out or are already strutting around the office trying to explain what Rageguy is. Urlesque wants to see your most creative internet meme or internet-themed costumes, and we're offering up fun prizes for the best costume submiss...

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You're Invited to the 2nd Annual HallowMeme Costume Party

If you're in the NYC area and love dressing up in costumes, pay attention! (If you're not in New York, never fear! Enter our online reader costume contest.) For the second year in a row, Urlesque has teamed up with our best buddies at Know Your Meme to celebrate Halloween the only way we know how... internet style. Don your best internet meme, viral video or cewebrity costume and join us for th...

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Fruit and Vegetable Decomposition Documented in Time-Lapse Video

We've all been there -- the trip to the grocery store when hungry that results in the purchase of excess produce that will never be eaten before it spoils. While (I assume) the sanitary thing to do is to immediately discard the decomposing fruits and vegetables, have you ever been tempted to keep the spoils around to see exactly what happens? Webiocosm offers a sneak peak into the decomposition pr...

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Barbie Video Girl Takes on the US, Camera in Chest

When I discovered the iconic doll Barbie was taking a turn towards geek with a new career as a computer engineer earlier this year, I was psyched. When I heard about Barbie Video Girl, I was ecstatic. And she's finally here! Barbie Video Girl (pictured left) is a wonderful mash up between a video camera and a Barbie doll. She has a camera lens within a necklace on her chest and a color LCD scre...

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Justin Bieber Walks Into a Glass Door (Video)

Screw it. It's Friday, I'm all alone in Urlesque HQ and no one is here to stop me from posting about Justin Bieber. Despite the Shaved Bieber filter that we showed you mere moments ago, some of us like the constant stream of Bieb material that flows across our interwebs. (Ahem, ok, just me?) Yesterday, the following footage of Bieber crashing into a revolving glass door revolved onto my compute...

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My Mom's Favorite Internet Videos of the Past Few Years

Kelly Reeves, Urlesque A funny thing has happened in the past two years since we launched Urlesque: my mom got on the internet! She has become an Urlesque-reading, Facebook status messaging machine. So, in honor of today's theme of celebrating moms and posting what they'd like to see today on Urlesque, I asked her to share her favorite web videos. In the spirit of the High Five, here are h...

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Mother's Day Comes Early on Urlesque

Sunday, May 9 is one of the most important days of the year -- Mother's Day -- the time when we reflect on the mothers in our lives and the impact they've had on us. Moms and the internet is a funny cross section that we fully embrace on Urlesque, so I found it fitting to dedicate this Friday before Mother's Day as a special tribute to all levels of web savvy moms everywhere. Throughout the ...

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