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Llama drama: The Internet goes wild over animals on the loose

When word spread Thursday that two llamas were on the run in Sun City, Arizona, Twitter immediately immersed itself in the llama drama.Despite running in and out of traffic, the two animals were eventually corralled via lasso without apparent injury to man or beast but on social media, no puns were safe. (But we'll spare you all the references to "Lorenzo Llamas.






Thu, 26 Feb 2015 23:25:00 GMT
'Clueless' turns 20! Movie soundtrack will be reissued on vinyl in honor of anniversary

It's been nearly two decades since "Clueless" hit theaters, and the beloved teen flick is celebrating its 20th anniversary with a reissue of its soundtrack on vinyl.Entertainment Weekly reports that the album will be sold in national retailers starting April 7.






Thu, 26 Feb 2015 23:08:00 GMT
Watch 45 years of "Sesame Street" trivia in 3 minutes

It's hard to imagine that someone could tell the story of "Sesame Street" in only a few minutes. The show has educated generations of children through its beloved characters, guest stars and manyfamousparodies, earning more than 100 Emmys (and more than 200 nominations) in the process.But thanks to "Fast Company," we can indeed check out45 years of "Sesame Street" in just three minutes.






Thu, 26 Feb 2015 22:52:00 GMT
#QuokkaSelfie: Photos with cute, fuzzy Aussie animal are the hot new trend

Thanks to a hot new trend of people taking pictures of themselves with adorable Australian animals called quokkas, selfies with people seem boring by comparison.The marsupial, also known as the short-tailed wallaby, is all the rage well beyond its habitat on Rottnest Island, a land mass of just 7-1/3 square miles, off Australia's western coast.






Thu, 26 Feb 2015 21:16:00 GMT
Meet the Maryland doctor who makes kids laugh while giving them shots

Michael Darden works magic. But he doesnt wear a cape or a top hat when performing, just a stethoscope around his neck.The pediatrician has become a viral sensation after one mom posted a YouTube video of the doctor giving her son a pair of vaccinations and making the toddler giggle while receiving them.Darden, 62, insists theres no slight of hand when it comes to his method.






Thu, 26 Feb 2015 19:24:00 GMT
The most popular dog breed in the US for the 24th straight year is...

Looks like TODAY has the same taste as America when it comes to picking its favorite breed of dog.The Labrador retriever, the breed of TODAY's own puppyWrangler, is the most popular breed of dog in the United States for the 24th straight year, according to the American Kennel Club's newly-released rankings.






Thu, 26 Feb 2015 17:56:00 GMT
Girl Scouts turn into YouTube stars in quest to boost cookie sales

From Thin Mints to Tagalongs, everyone has a favorite Girl Scout cookie. With National Girl Scout Cookie Weekend kicking off the season for selling these classic treats, some tech-savvy Girl Scouts are adding YouTube commercial videos to their to-do lists, along with door-to-door selling and setting up tables outside grocery stores.






Thu, 26 Feb 2015 17:22:36 GMT
'I don't know what to say!': Daughter can't believe mom's fabulous Ambush makeover

A deserving teacher and a mother who braved the frigid New York City temperatures left TODAY feeling hot thanks to another pair of amazing Ambush Makeovers!Watch the video to see the brand new looks that moved a daughter to tears and caused a group of students' jaws to drop!Check out more amazing Ambush Makeovers here.






Thu, 26 Feb 2015 17:04:00 GMT
Will Smith's nostalgia tour continues as he shines for Kimmel with 'Summertime'

The Will Smith nostalgia tour (aka his promotion of his new film, "Focus") continued Wednesday night, when the uber-popular rapper/actor picked up the mic and ran through his 1991 hit "Summertime" for a cheering crowd.It feels as though Smith has been popping up everywhere lately to share his and our affection for his greatest hits:Beatboxing with Jimmy Fallon on "The Tonight Show" ...

Thu, 26 Feb 2015 16:58:00 GMT
Starbucks' new twists: iced coffee from a Keurig, protein in your joe

As the growth in the number of people hitting the cafe on their way to the office or the gym has tempered, Starbucks is expanding in the grocery store aisles to boost their business. So they've got a slew of new products to fill shoppers' carts, including a new way to make iced coffee and cans of coffee spiked with protein.






Thu, 26 Feb 2015 16:02:00 GMT
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