ICE BUCKET CHALLENGE
Here are but a few of the best "ice bucket challenge fails" we've been able to find this week
Racy new video gets mixed reviews from the peanut gallery
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Action film star won't say whether he'll play hero Shazam or villain Black Adam
Well, my apologies to Rob Ford, but I managed to move this group of miscreant raccoons failry easily. Simply throwing a cup of cold water worked quite...
by Ric Hornsby
Aug 19, 2014 6:45 PM EDT
The gigantic stuffed tiger looks bored and desperately needs a new home. He seems to beg- "Please win me!"
by Anita Barber
Aug 19, 2014 8:57 AM EDT
One of the most photographed buildings on the Lakeshore, the Leuty Lifeguard Station is the foreground to many spectacular sunsets.
by Anita Barber
Aug 19, 2014 8:46 AM EDT
- ALS Ice Bucket Challenge fails: Charity campaign harder than it looks by Lauren O'Neil Aug. 20, 2014 7:20 PM Facebook reports that more than 2.4 million videos related to the ice bucket challenge have been shared on its servers alone in the past two weeks. With so many clips of people pouring buckets of ice water over their heads online, it only makes sense that at least some of the stunts are...a bit poorly execute
- CBC readers debate sharing their children's photos online by Community Team Aug. 20, 2014 5:42 PM Amidst the ever-present baby photo bonanza on Facebook and other social media sites, some parents are electing to keep those precious firsts moments offline, according to an Associated Press story.
- Nicki Minaj's 'Anaconda' video sparks Twitter trend, naturally by Lauren O'Neil Aug. 20, 2014 3:07 PM After weeks of teasing the video for her new single Anaconda on Twitter and Instagram, Nicki Minaj has finally dropped what's got to be to be of the most buzzworthy (and butt-centric) videos of 2014.
- Twitter suspends accounts linking to James Foley video by John Bowman Aug. 20, 2014 12:55 PM Twitter announced today that it is "actively suspending" the accounts of those who share graphic images of the beheading of journalist James Foley at the hands of ISIS militants.
- Modcloth signs anti-Photoshop pledge, promises not to retouch models by Lauren O'Neil Aug. 19, 2014 7:59 PM Online retailer Modcloth has become the first brand to take The Brave Girls Alliance's "Heroes Pledge for Advertisers" which encourages advertisers to ditch Photoshop in the interest of public health.
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