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Need To Know: James Franco Goes Pantsless For ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

Plus, Taylor Swift's newest music video.

He Thinks He’s So Funny
James Franco must not have wanted to get his pants wet when he took on the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge, because he wasn’t wearing any. Judging by his Moby Dick shirt and the fact that he covered his private parts with a sheet of yellow paper with the names of Zach Braff, Joey King and Keegan Allen, his decision to go pantsless definitely was for added LOLs. Thanks, Selena Gomez for challenging him.

A Legendary Voice Goes Silent
The “Saturday Night Live” announcer Don Pardo died on Monday evening in his sleep. The last host he introduced was Andy Samberg in the last episode of season 39.

Must Read This Letter
Trayvon Martin‘s mother wrote a heartbreaking letter to Michael Brown’s family. Read it here.

Hart Is Taken
Kevin Hart put a ring on it and is now engaged. The former MTV Video Music Awards host proposed to his girlfriend of five years, Eniko Parrish. Congrats!

Swifties Rejoice
Taylor Swift debuted “Shake It Off,” the first single off her upcoming album 1989 and its music video on Monday. In the video, she tackles on a wide variety of dance styles. Which one do you think she pulls off the best?

Must-See Video Of The Day
In this Funny Or Die video, one waiter goes up to two women sitting at a table and asks, “Are you guys talking about Beyonce and Jay Z?” What culminates is a slew of other restaurant patrons joining in this hilarious exchange of rumors about the power couple’s marriage.

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