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Originally posted 03/21/2014 04:15PM
Before March 2006, there were no limits on what web users could say – but then Twitter was born. On Friday, the social network celebrates eight years of keeping feelings under 140 characters.
Originally posted 01/06/2014 08:30AM
Boy band members are a lot like ice-cream flavors: There's such a wide variety that it's always hard to pick exactly which one is your very favorite.
But what if every boy-band member actually was an ice-cream flavor?
Well, then they would be the ice-cream flavors on this list.
Originally posted 12/19/2013 07:00AM
Instagram has turned going old school into an art form with Throwback Thursday, better known as #TBT.
For those who aren't filter-savvy, to participate in Throwback Thursday Instagram users post old photos of themselves with the hashtag #TBT on – you guessed it – Thursday.
Out of the countless pictures already posted to the social network, 127 million shots are branded with #TBT, making it one of the most popular hashtags of 2013.
Luckily for us, celebrities love to revisit memories and indulge in a little #TBT. Millions of old photos were shared in 2013, but these celeb shots were the most popular Throwback Thursday Instagram posts of the year.
Originally posted 11/02/2013 11:30AM
Look out, John Mayer. Despite her vows to the contrary, it seems Katy Perry went and got engaged to someone else – a One Direction singer, no less!
Well, not really, but Perry and Niall Horan joked this week that they got engaged after meeting up in Japan, with Horan posting an Instagram selfie of the pair looking quite cozy.
"She said yes! It's happening! Haha," wrote the 20-year-old Irishman.
Originally posted 09/20/2013 01:30PM
A fed-up mom is making sure her testy daughter's One Direction concert tickets head in one direction: straight to eBay.
The livid parent has decided to auction off four tickets to the boy band's upcoming Sydney show on Oct. 25 in order to punish the youngster and her friends for what she deemed their "self-righteous" attitude after lying about a slew of illicit escapades.
And Mama sure didn't mince any words.
Originally posted 08/25/2013 07:55PM
The One Direction guys get goofy in their latest fragrance ad
Originally posted 08/21/2013 07:00AM
The British heartthrobs go out in extremely coordinated ensembles
Originally posted 06/28/2013 06:00AM
One Direction knows how to keep it cool.
The Brit boy band let loose before their show in Boston on Wednesday by jumping in a lake.
"Went swimming yesterday before the show in Boston. In a lake, in Boston," Harry Styles Tweeted.
The group's sound engineer David Martell even got in on the fun, sharing a photo of him swimming with Styles.
Originally posted 04/22/2013 11:55AM
It's a three-way tie: Taylor Swift, Maroon 5 and fun. are finalists in 11 categories for this year's Billboard Music Awards.
Rihanna, Carly Rae Jepsen and One Direction are up for 10, nine and eight trophies, respectively, Billboard also announced on Monday.
Swift, Maroon 5, Rihanna, One Direction and Justin Bieber will compete for the top artist award. Adele's 10-million-selling 2011 album, "21," won top Billboard 200 album last year and is up for the award this year. It will vie with Swift's "Red," Mumford & Sons' "Babel," as well as One Direction's albums – "Up All Night" and "Take Me Home" – both released last year.
Originally posted 04/18/2013 12:45PM
What's better than seeing One Direction? Seeing double – as in two sets of the heartthrob 5-some!
Madam Tussauds in London opened it's 1D exhibit Thursday to eagerly awaiting fans, but Harry Styles, Zayn Malik, Louis Tomlinson, Liam Payne and Niall Horan all got to "meet" their life-size wax counterparts secretly prior. Can you tell the real boybander from the wax counterpart?
The One Direction wax figures will stay in London or twelve weeks before being displayed in Madame Tussauds in New York and Sydney. And while you won't get to caress the cheeks of the real guys, maybe no one will tell the difference in your photos!
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