This Girl's Baton-Twirling Skills Are a Thing of Beauty

Here is a completely entrancing video of a 10-year-old Japanese girl named Kairi Mori performing a baton routine that will, I'm not exaggerating here, blow your mind. She flings that thing in the air and flips herself over like there's not a chance in the world she'll miss and smack herself in the head and then… » 8/19/14 4:30pm 8/19/14 4:30pm

Miss America Contestants Stun Us With Their "Talents"

Unlike previous incarnations, the 2008 Miss America Pageant, taking place this Saturday night, is going to be more "modern" (read: less middle-aged lady makeup, more spunk), or so says Ugly Betty's Michael Urie of TLC's Miss America: Reality Check. But holy shit: Judging from the photos of the young women "performing"… » 1/23/08 3:40pm 1/23/08 3:40pm