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twerking

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Twerking for Vader: Stormtroopers get down

If Miley Cyrus can twerk, why not a posse of "Star Wars" stormtroopers? Watch their finest pops, locks, and booty shakes in this fan-made video.

By Jan. 27, 2014

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Hashtag, twerking and selfie: Most annoying words of the year

Blame singer Miley Cyrus and President Obama for some of the vexing terms on the annual list from Lake Superior State University.

By Jan. 1, 2014

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Phablet, selfie, emoji (and twerking) now in Oxford Dictionaries

The Oxford Dictionaries are leaping into modernity faster than your eyes can see, your fingers can type your phone can grow and your bottom can wiggle.

By Aug. 27, 2013

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Jimmy Kimmel: I'm behind 'twerking girl on fire' video

9 million YouTubers were taken in by a video of a twerking girl whose backside-wagging caused a fire. Kimmel reveals the video was his brainchild.

By Sep. 10, 2013

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VW uses algorithm to create perfect Super Bowl ad

If you let German engineers create your Super Bowl ad, this is what you'll get. And what you'll get is quite brilliant.

By Jan. 21, 2014

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Scrabble to get new official word: Twerk? Derp? Photobomb?

Selfie, noob, lifehack, or bromance could be a new word in Hasbro's official Scrabble Players Dictionary thanks to the Scrabble Word Showdown. May the best word win!

By Mar. 13, 2014

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Apple: The emoji character set needs more diversity

While you can find Santa Claus, a bloody syringe, and seven kinds of birds, you’d be hard-pressed to find many people emojis that aren’t Caucasian.

By Mar. 26, 2014

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'Anchorman' news team recounts year in Yahoo searches

In this video, actor Will Ferrell and friends "report" on the year in Yahoo searches, reprising their roles from the film and its upcoming sequel.

By Dec. 2, 2013

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Ukraine political party's candidate? 'Darth Vader'

Accompanied by stormtroopers and a few rogue Wookiees and Jedi, someone dressed as the iconic "Star Wars" villain vows to restore pride to the Ukraine.

By Apr. 1, 2014

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Merriam-Webster's word of the year isn't selfie, it's science

Rating its 10 most-searched-for words, the online dictionary shows that people are interested in more than just buzz-worthy semantics.

By Dec. 3, 2013