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The Elf on the Shelf is preparing your child to live in a future police state, professor warns

For some, the Elf on the Shelf doll, with its doe-eyed gaze and cherubic face, has become a whimsical holiday tradition — one that helpfully reminds children to stay out of trouble in the lead-up to Christmas.<p>For others — like, say, digital technology professor Laura Pinto — the Elf on the Shelf is …

watch this male dancer slay the miami heat audition

who run the world?<p>There are plenty of dance videos on the internet. And while some—like Taylor Hatala and Larsen Thompson's "IDFWU" dance and Phillip Chbeeb and Renee Kester's subway duet—are great, other hyped-up videos can fall flat. Luckily, there was one major gem that emerged from the internet …

Miami Heat

Laura Marano Shows Off Nae Nae Dance Moves Backstage At Teen Choice Awards 2015

<b>Laura Marano</b> is perfect in purple as she arrives at the <i>2015 Teen Choice Awards</i> held at the Galen Center on Sunday (August 16) in Los Angeles.<p>The …

Teen Choice Awards

How Dancing Changed The Way I See My Body

<i>Originally published on Unwritten by Sara Heath.</i><p>I wonder if other girls remember the day they got fat, because <i>yes</i>, in a time where body image is so heavily influenced by the media, it <i>is</i> something that happens overnight. <b>O</b><b>ne minute you're a happy little girl, and the next you're one who only sits a</b> …

The 'flex' dancers of New York City contort their bodies in ways you never imagined possible

Developed in East New York, Flex dancing is best described by Julie Turkewitz of the New York Times as "gliding, pausing, dropping, shivering, contorting. One moment their movements are smooth and airy, then suddenly they're violent, sharp like broken glass."<p>Intrigued by the dancing and culture …

New York City

Girls' Generation become dancing machines in 'You Think' MV

1st generation YG Entertainment artists are reminiscing old times.Recently, 1TYM's Baekkhyung posted on his Instagram a selfie with Moogadang's Lee …

Dancing With the Stars: Karina Smirnoff to return for season 21

Look who’s returning to <i>Dancing With the Stars</i> to take back the trophy!<p>EW has learned exclusively that Karina Smirnoff, the 37-year-old …

Luke Bryan Attempts the ‘Whip’ and ‘Nae Nae’ Dance Moves [Watch]

Luke Bryan is practically <i>known</i> for his dance moves — he isn't afraid to shake it onstage for thousands of fans. But while the "Kick the Dust Up" …

Country Music

The Most Talented Singers Who Have Absolutely Zero Dancing Ability

It’s about time T. Swift learned a new dance move because this one clearly isn’t working for her.<p>No, Miley. Twerking doesn’t count.<p>She would have one …

See Alfonso Ribeiro's best 'Carlton' dance moves from 'The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air'

It's been more than two decades since "The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air" aired its final episode, but that hasn't stopped Alfonso Ribeiro from busting out his signature dance, which the show's fans know as "The Carlton."<p>Ribeiro, who played Will Smith's wealthy West Coast cousin Carlton Banks from 1990 …

Dancing

17-Year-Old Ballerina Refuses to Let Scoliosis Get in Her Way

Gigi Crouch is not your typical ballerina – she has scoliosis.<p>But the 17-year-old ballet dancer refuses to let the condition – a lateral curvature of …

SYTYCD: Dallasite Neptune squeaks into top 10 after breathtaking contemporary dance

Dallas dancer Neptune had a decent chance of being eliminated on week five of <i>So You Think You Can Dance,</i> as the show prepared Monday night to …

Dallas

Two brave young girls in wheelchairs go viral with hip hop dance routine

Two young girls in wheelchairs have decided they are not going to let their disability stop them doing what they love most, dancing.<p>Brooklyn and …

Hip-Hop Dance

Aboriginal contemporary dance Cut the Sky tells of concerns about industry in the Kimberley

Ben Collins looks at how Cut the Sky blends a post-apocalyptic future with past and present Kimberley issues to create a multimedia contemporary …

Stop Everything and Watch This NFL Star's Iconic Locker Room Dance Moves

Get ready, because this football player is about to give your life new meaning. Over the weekend, Baltimore Ravens football player Chris Canty shared an amazing video of a locker room dance party featuring teammates Brandon Williams, Terrell Suggs, and Lawrence Guy. It was Brandon who really stole …

Dance

'America's Best Dance Crew': It's Elektrolytes vs. Quest Crew, and loser goes home

In this "America's Best Dance Crew: Road to the VMAs" episode, we'll take a line from Frankie Grande in saying that "it just got real."<p>The theme: fashion. Obviously a big part of the VMAs and music culture, it's a good chore to have to integrate it into a routine. Most of the crews did <i>not</i> …

Arena football 'player' shows off incredible dance moves

It looks like No. 75 of the Arizona Rattlers — a husky guy with a lineman's build — can put some cheerleaders to shame.<p>The Sidewinders, the …

Dance

Pass on the Ponytail: The 5 Best Hairstyles For Your Next Workout

A quick glance at the rows of treadmills in any gym confirms it: Ponytails are by far the most popular and practical hairstyle when sweating it out. …

Hair

Russian Ballet Star Irina Kolesnikova Makes For An Enchanting, If Traditional, Swan

As part of the ENO's Irina Kolesnikova London Season, this rendition of Swan Lake with — naturally — the Russian star as its lead, is a reliable, …

London

A Pro Ballerina Shares a Page From Her Food and Fitness Diary

<i>Photo: Stacey Mark/Ballet Beautiful</i><p>As the founder of the online workout phenomenon, Ballet Beautiful, <b>Mary Helen Bowers</b> responsible for transforming …

What It's Really Like to Be a Ballerina

I can make money later in life, but my body won't last forever.<p><i>Many little girls dream of becoming a ballerina, but the life of a dancer is more mentally and physically difficult than the graceful dances let on. Elice McKinley, a dancer at the Carolina Ballet in Raleigh, North Carolina, started</i> …

21 Inspiring Quotes That Will Motivate Your Adventurous Pursuits

There’s something about quotes that we all find irresistible. Maybe it’s that they tend to come from ordinary people who have gone on to do …

Motivation

Here's What You Need to Know About Fall Makeup Trends

Fall is my favourite season! So many gorgeous colours to choose from and the fashion is bold and comfy.<p>To find out the latest beauty trends for fall, …

Model With Down Syndrome Will Walk in New York Fashion Week

Madeline Stuart, the 18-year-old Australian model, has just nabbed a stylish new gig for fall: She’ll be hitting the catwalk during New York Fashion …

New York Fashion Week
Celebrity News

The Visit - Clip - Nana Asks Becca to Clean the Oven

A single mother finds that things in her family's life go very wrong after her two young children visit their grandparents.

Grandparents