UPDATE: YouTube Airbrushes ‘Allah’ Out Of Katy Perry Video After Muslim-Backed Petition Raises Holy Hell


UPDATE 2/28/14 16:07 PST: As our delightful friends in the YT PR department have reminded me, they do not edit any videos — so it is a bit misleading to say that YouTube itself made the change. They didn’t — the video uploader did. Whether YouTube has any financial stakes in the uploading company, well, […]

Rihanna, Gaga, Bieber Lead Top 10 Most Social Media Savvy Celebrities [INFOGRAPHIC]


Social media has provided both a launching pad and a jumpstart for the careers of some of the top celebrities of the 21st Century. It is no coincidence that Twitter’s top followed celebrities like Lady Gaga, Rihanna and Justin Bieber rank in the top 10 on “Forbes Top 100 Celebrities List,” surpassing even seasoned stars […]

Justin Bieber, Katy Perry, Kristen Stewart Read “Mean Tweets”


If you wrote some bitchy tweet to a celebrity you love to hate like Justin Bieber or Katy Perry, do you think they would read it? Last night’s “Jimmy Kimmel Live” featured some A-list celebs from Katy Perry to Snooki reading one of their most vitriolic tweets in his “Mean Tweets” segment to the tune […]

Dave Days | Musician


If you have ever doubted the fact that YouTube holds the unique ability to transform lives, you have most likely never met YouTube’s #1 most subscribed musician, 20-year-old Internet boy genius, Dave Days. Since joining YouTube in 2007, the green polo-wearing, Miley Cyrus-loving Dave Days has risen from a childhood spent in relative obscurity in […]

Top 10 Entertaining Celebrity Tweeters


Twitter has become the most popular avenue to share photos and updates, your location and most importantly, your thoughts — sane or insane. Today’s generation is especially consumed with the now, so much that if you’re not relentlessly updating your own Twitter account, you’re following other users. So which tweeters are able to capture our […]

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