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08/16/2012

McKayla's Not Impressed, Oh My Dayum and Mayim Bialik

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Powerball is the top search on Google today after one lucky person bought the winning $337 million ticket in Michigan. The Michigan Lottery says the ticket was sold in Lapeer, about 45 miles north of Detroit. There wasn't immediate word about the buyer's identity. The winning numbers in the Wednesday night drawing were 6, 27, 46, 51, 56 and Powerball 21. The Michigan Lottery says the winner could take a $241 million lump sum.

The craze surrounding U.S. gymnast's McKayla Maroney's "meh" face while receiving her silver medal in the vault continues to grow. And now, we're hearing from Maroney herself on the McKayla's Not Impressed website (http://mckaylaisnotimpressed.tumblr.com/), where people Photoshop her unimpressed face into various social and cultural situations. Turns out, McKayla IS impressed by her meme fame. Here's her favorite.

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Scooby Doo and the WWE are trending together after Warner Bros. and the wrestling league announced they are teaming up to produce a feature film in which the crime-solving pooch and his friends take on a caper that happens during Wrestlemania. WWE superstars John Cena, Triple H, Kane, The Miz, Brodus Clay, Santino Marella, Sin Cara and AJ will appear in animated form and lend their voices to the project.

A trip to 5 Guys has inspired one of the most-viewed videos of the day. Check out the autotuned Oh My Dayum, which offers a critique of the challenging salty, sweet and umami flavors of the fast food chain's cheeseburger.

 

Melky Cabrera is also trending after the former Yankee outfielder had his MVP-like season cut short following a positive test for testosterone. Cabrera, now with the San Francisco Giants, is now facing a 50-game suspension. It puts an abrupt end to what had been a remarkable regular season and throws the Giants' playoff hopes into doubt.

Check out Shaun Sperling's Madonna-inspired Bar Mitzvah dance from 1992. He must love when they bust this out at family gatherings.

  

Actress Mayim Bialik is telling fans on Twitter that she'll keep all her fingers after a car accident in the Hollywood area of Los Angeles sent her to the hospital. Los Angeles police spokesman Richard French says the 36-year-old actress's left hand and thumb were cut severely. Bialik's husband typed for her that she's in pain, but her hand will remain intact.

If you've never seen a car sing the National Anthem, now's your chance, thanks to the Red Bull F1 Showcar.

 

Eyewitness News first reported it yesterday, but people are still searching the web for information about the recall of a popular baby seat. About 4 million Bumbo Baby Seats are being recalled after nearly two dozen reports of infant skull fractures. The Consumer Product Safety Commission says babies can wiggle out of the floor seats.

Finally, we've got unbelievable dance moves from Nonstop.

 

That's the Trend!

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