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Thursday, Feb 11, 2016

Pop Rocks

A pop culture blog

Get a daily dose of crackling commentary from the minds at TBO.com and The Tampa Tribune on the things that seem to matter most to somebody or they wouldn’t be so darn popular.

Man proposes to Instagram girlfriend, two minutes after meeting

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It’s the 21st century, and in this digitalized age, crazier things have happened than a marriage sparking through an Instagram connection.

Quiz: What product were these Super Bowl ads selling?

Published:   |   Updated: February 5, 2016 at 12:22 PM

For years now, the Super Bowl commercials have been as much of a draw as the football. That's why Super Bowl ads have trailers - previews for commercials! - and advertisers are paying as much as $5 million for a 30-second spot, according to Fortune. ...

Today we celebrate: National Wear Red Day

Published:   |   Updated: February 5, 2016 at 11:37 AM

  A photo posted by TBO.com - Tampa Bay Online (@tbocom) on Feb 5, 2016 at 8:30am PST ...

Playboy covers first non-nude issue with an ode to Snapchat

Published:   |   Updated: February 4, 2016 at 01:17 PM

Playboy covers first non-nude issue with an ode to Snapchat Playboy has said before that it’s hoping to attract a younger audience with its non-nude relaunch, but wow, they really went for it.

Today we celebrate: National Homemade Soup Day

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  A photo posted by TBO.com - Tampa Bay Online (@tbocom) on Feb 4, 2016 at 9:07am PST     Happy National Homemade Soup Day. ...

We can't stop watching this video about 'rainbow bagels'

Published:   |   Updated: February 3, 2016 at 04:13 PM

We can't stop watching this video about 'rainbow bagels' I love bagels.

Today we celebrate: National Carrot Cake Day

Published:   |   Updated: February 3, 2016 at 12:42 PM

  A photo posted by TBO.com - Tampa Bay Online (@tbocom) on Feb 3, 2016 at 8:34am PST ...

Today we celebrate: National Crepe Day

Published:   |   Updated: February 2, 2016 at 01:17 PM

  A photo posted by TBO.com - Tampa Bay Online (@tbocom) on Feb 2, 2016 at 10:15am PST ...

Today we celebrate: National Serpent Day

Published:   |   Updated: February 1, 2016 at 11:59 AM

  A photo posted by TBO.com - Tampa Bay Online (@tbocom) on Feb 1, 2016 at 8:53am PST ...

Vanessa Hudgens shines in ‘Grease: Live,’ hours after father’s death

Published:   |   Updated: February 1, 2016 at 11:29 AM

Hours before Vanessa Hudgens was scheduled to take the stage to perform as Rizzo in Fox’s “Grease: Live!,” she announced via Twitter her performance was in honor of her late father.