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Monday, July 19

The Dempster Family Foundation is holding a casino night and concert at House of Blues Wednesday.

A 11-year-old girl brags on the Internet, and her haters post her personal information online.

Fred & Sharon offer Mel Gibson some advice.

An ibex spits on a man.

A Dora lookalike spoofs "Inception."

A porcupine acts like a dog.

Mop up your spill and drink it.

Eating in front of a computer increases the amount of calories consumed.

Drew Landry prepares to testify before the Presidential Oil Spill Commission.

Stage your home using virtual furniture.

Tuesday, July 20

Whoopi Goldberg hosts "The View" while under the influence of some medications.

A strange ad tries to make you crave pizza.

The psychedelic moose casts a spell.

Moviegoers groan at trailer featuring a new M. Night Shyamalan movie.

Shyamalan tells a reporter off.

A Dust Devil and hang glider joins forces.

Watch Jay Leno restore classic cars with his mechanic buddies online or download the app.

Public transit riders clean train cars instead of vandalizing them.

 A man learns the hard way not to answer a phone during a performance.

Wednesday, July 21

The Smashing Pumpkins will perform a benefit concert next week to raise money for a local musician beaten up while trying to help a woman.

A man whose wisdom teeth were removed reacts to anesthesia.

A woman thinks something is in the air and water supply that creates rainbow in her sprinkler.

The Viral Video Film School provides tips to making a great video featuring water.

 A bumpy ride on a path in Brazil shows a daring bike ride.

Always carry a backpack when skateboarding.

A reporter covering skateboarders knocks a kid over on a ramp.

Get help picking your next outfit by posting pictures at fashism.com or uploading snapshots to gotryiton.com.

A guy stops time while proposing to his girlfriend.

Thursday, July 22

A dog sings a Beatles tune.

An aerobics championship is considered the Olympics of aerobics.

After a White House tour, British Prime Minister David Cameron tells President Obama he's impressed by how "tidy" the first daughters keep their bedrooms.

A 33' whale leaps into the air and crashes onto a yacht near South Africa.

A competitive eater challenges his bride to a wedding cake eating contest.

A rollerskating whiz wows the crowd with some fancy moves.

Tone check gives you a second opinion before you hit send.

Men choose manly sounded foods.

Romantic comedies could be tanking your relationship.

Friday, July 23

A Kankakee man will walk for 24 hours on a treadmill to raise money for Harbor House, which provides services to domestic violence victims. 

Indiana University will hold its 20th annual dance marathon from November 12 to November 14.

Filene's Basement is holding its annual "Running of the Brides" today.

A guy mows his lawn using a lawn mower taped to a stick.

"Vamos a la playa" hopes to become the 2010 summer jam.

A Chicagoan reigns as the new U.S. Air Guitar champion.

A rap video pays tribute to Silly Bandz.

A video shows a man's journey across America in one day.

"The End of History" beer wrapped in the stuffed body of a squirrel or stoat will cost you $769.

NBC's Luke Russert asking if Rep. Charlie Rangel feared he would lose his job upsets the congressman.

Target  is offering Black Friday deals on its website today.

Basketball fans can take on "The Jordan Challenge" in NBA 2K11.





First Published: Jul 19, 2010 6:52 AM CST

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