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Entries by Shira Lazar from 11/2012

Meet 4-Year-Old Tired of Barack Obama and Mitt Romney

| Posted 11.02.2012 | Politics

Abigael Evans became an Internet sensation this week after her mother Elizabeth filmed her crying over a case of election fatigue. Now, we talk to her about her take on the election and the story behind her viral video, "Tired of Bronco Bamma and Mitt Romney."

RIP Nyan Cat: A Musical Tribute by Keyboard Cat

| Posted 11.03.2012 | Technology

Courtesy of What's Trending, YouTube's famous Keyboard Cat pays a chill, musical tribute to Marty the cat -- the inspiration behind the wildly famo...

Lizzie Bennet Diaries Modernizes Pride and Prejudice for the YouTube Generation

| Posted 11.06.2012 | Books

The stars of The Lizzie Bennet Diaries YouTube phenomenon -- Ashley Clements (Lizzie Bennet) and Daniel Vincent Gordh (William Darcy) -- join What's Trending to answer fan questions about the webcam adaptation of Jane Austen's Pride and Prejudice.

2008 Election's Biggest Videos: YouTube Flashback

| Posted 11.06.2012 | Politics

Take a ride down YouTube's memory lane with the best news flubs, pop culture parodies, musical tributes, dug-up footage, and celebrity endorsements from one of the most revolutionary political events in American history.

Shepard Fairey Discusses Election 2012 and the Importance of Voting (VIDEO)

| Posted 11.06.2012 | Politics

While he's considered making a similar poster for the 2012 election, the artist says that it would be naive to deny the realities and changes of the last four years.

Obama Reelected! YouTube's Best Election Night 2012 Reactions

| Posted 11.07.2012 | Technology

What's Trending compiles your favorite YouTube reactions to Barack Obama's November 6, 2012 re-election as President of the United States.

Michelle Branch Transitions From Music to Food With New Cooking Web Series

| Posted 11.09.2012 | Huffington Post

Michelle Branch may be best known as a Grammy-winning singer-songwriter, but she's also a foodie at heart who's passionate about cooking and baking.

Casey Abrams Performs "Stuck in London" LIVE, Brings Organic Soul Pop to New Album

| Posted 11.13.2012 | Entertainment

Singer, songwriter and multi-talented musician Casey Abrams performs his original tune "Stuck in London" and answers fan questions about his mesmerizing beard, his relationship with Haley Reinhart, the evolution of his music for his latest self-titled album and upcoming tours.

Bill Nye on Climate Change: Hurricane Sandy Is Just The Beginning

| Posted 11.13.2012 | Science

Everyone's favorite multi-platform professor, Bill Nye the Science Guy, streams into What's Trending via Google+ Hangout to discuss evolution, climate change, online learning and much more.

Ultimate Twilight Saga Parody Mashup (VIDEO)

| Posted 11.15.2012 | Entertainment

Watch intently as the love triangle between Edward, Bella and Jacob unfolds throughout a slew of amusing comedy sketches, animations, and remixes, including the classic Bad Lip reading, trailer spoofs, emo vampire song, Barking Dawg Paw 2 Petody and, of course, "Jacob, keep your shirt on."

What if Bella Cullen Had a YouTube Vlog?

| Posted 11.15.2012 | Technology

YouTube sensation "The Lizzie Bennet Diaries" reimagines Jane Austen's Pride & Prejudice from the perspective of a vlogger.

"4-Hour Chef" Tim Ferriss Reveals Secrets of Meta-Learning and Living the Good Life

| Posted 11.18.2012 | Huffington Post

Following up from his entrepreneur manifesto "The 4-Hour Workweek" and fitness-themed "The 4-Hour Body," best-selling author Tim Ferriss tops off his self-help trilogy with "The 4-Hour Chef," which highlights culinary tips and techniques for healthy, fresh, and easy-to-prepare meals.

Orlando Jones Stars in New Interactive Web Series 'Meridian'

| Posted 11.19.2012 | Technology

Meridian stars Orlando Jones (Drumline, MAD TV) as Jeff, a bored employee at a tech support call center whose life is changed when he discovers a mysterious Aztec amulet.

How to Complete All Your Facebook Tasks in Just 4 Hours: A Tim Ferriss Presentation

| Posted 11.20.2012 | Technology

"The 4-Hour Facebook" video provides insider tips on Instagramming your food, mastering FarmVille, ignoring Zynga Bingo, and much more so that you can set these measly four hours aside and make time for the truly important things in life.

The Most Viral Thanksgiving Videos of All Time

| Posted 11.21.2012 | Technology

The Turkey Day Top 10 features YouTube favorites like Ryan Higa, freddiew and Fred! But perhaps the most notable addition is Nicole Westbrook's breakout "It's Thanksgiving" viral video, which has only been on YouTube since November and already comes in at #2!

Olympian Michelle Jenneke Demonstrates Her Sexy Viral Warm Up Dance

| Posted 11.21.2012 | Sports

Youth Olympian and 19-year-old Australian hurdler Michelle Jenneke won the hearts of the Internet this summer after a video of her sexy warmups went viral. Now that she's arrived in Los Angeles, the athlete behind the meme also proved bust a move to the Internet's other favorite dances.

Keegan-Michael Key Talks Key & Peele Season 3 and Bringing Sketch Comedy to YouTube

| Posted 11.28.2012 | TV

To celebrate the recent news that his hilarious sketch series Key and Peele has been renewed for a third season, co-creator/star Keegan-Michael Key joins What's Trending to talk about how the show got started, getting to meet President Obama and bringing sketch comedy to YouTube.

First Look: YouTube's New Space LA (VIDEO)

| Posted 11.30.2012 | Technology

Live from the opening night gala of YouTube's Creator Space L.A., Internet stars Felicia Day and Paul & Storm stopped by our live show to share an exclusive sneak preview of their brand new Geek & Sundry series, Learning Town.