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1: ENJOY OUR FAVORITES OF POP CULTURE
2: Dwayne Michael Carter, Jr was born September 27, 1982 in New Orleans, Louisiana. He met the Cash Money Records collective as a teenager and eventually recorded for the label. He was a member of the rap group Hot Boys. He's known by his stage name lil Wayne.
3: His solo career began with The Block is Hot in 1999. After releasing the albums Lights Out in 2000 and 500 Degreez in 2002 to little success, in 2004 he released the bestseller Tha Carter and eventually was featured in the popular song "Soldier" by the R&B group Destiny's Child. Tha Carter II
4: Pokemon is a media franchise owned by the video game company Nintendo and created by Satoshi Tajiri around 1995. Originally released as a pair of interlinkable Game Boy role-playing video games. | Pokmon has since become the second most successful and lucrative video game-based media franchise in the world, behind only Nintendo's Mario series.
5: Pokmon properties have since been merchandised into anime, manga, trading cards, toys, books, and other media. The franchise celebrated its tenth anniversary on 27 February, 2006, and as of 1 December, 2006, cumulative sold units of the video games (including home console versions, such as the "Pikachu" Nintendo 64) have reached more than 155 million copies.
6: Yu-Gi-Oh | YU-GI-OH Main characters include Yugioh, Kaiba, Joey, Mai, and Grandpa.
7: The Creator of Yu-Gi-Oh is named Kazuki, Takahashi.It came out on April 8, 2000 and was a big hit in the U.S. Its last run on TV was on Sept 29,2004. They made a new version of Yu-Gi-Oh called YU-GI-Oh GX which is not as popular but it's doing ok. They also made a card game out of it and it was popular when the TV series was out but now not so much. But, YU-GI-OH is one of those shows that really show us what pop culture is and how it's growing.
8: The teams were voted out by the judges and America voted who was the worst and the two teams who were voted the worst went head to head and see who performed better.
9: The Show first featured two months ago and the winners of the competition was the Jabawokeez. The Show was very popular and they are going to make a second season, later in the summer. This show also shows how America came together through music.
10: Edwin Delarosa is by far one of the best riders of these days. At the age of 23 with 7 sponsers..... He is definitly taking the riding industry to the next level
12: In 1947 the lego company rebuilds it's factory after it had burned to the ground. | When It was rebulit the factory bought a plastic injection moulding machine for toy making. Legos where only available in Denmark.
13: Legos were one of the most important things to me when I was younger. I couldn't wait to get home from school every day to get out my legos! | I would always want to get the newest creation to come but never could afford it (sadly), so I would just stick with what I had and kept building.
14: Carlito's Way stars Al Pacino, Sean Penn, Penelope Ann Miller, John Leguizamo, Luis Guzmn
15: Director: Brian De Palma Writers (WGA): Edwin Torres (novels) David Koepp (screenplay) Release Date: 10 November 1993 (USA) | Carlito's Way starring: Al Pacino as Carlito 'Charlie' Brigante | A Puerto-Rican ex-con, that just got released from prison, pledgeds to stay away from drugs and violence despite the pressure around him and lead on to a better life outside of NYC. to pradise with his girlfriend
16: The Dragon Ball Z anime first aired in Japan on April 26, 1989 Starring Goku, Vegeta, and Gohan.
17: It is one of the best or if not one of the best cartoon fighting shows ever! | Dragonball z was dubbed in several countries around the world, including Latin America and in the United States.
18: "Panic! At The Disco" are one of the biggest thing today not just for me but for everyone. This band is a mixture of pop, electronica, dance, and rock.Current members Brendon Urie - vocals, guitar, keyboards (2004-present) Ryan Ross - guitar, keyboards, vocals (2004-present) Jon Walker - bass guitar, vocals (2006-present) Spencer Smith - drums, percussion (2004-present ..
20: Barney & Friends is a 1992 children's television show for preschoolers. The series features the title character Barney, a purple dinosaur who conveys learning through song and small dance routines with a friendly, optimistic attitude. I used to love watching him every morning on pbs. I enjoy learnig the crafts to make and there snacs and I still own some of his home movies today.
22: The movie "Gemlins" was released in 1984. it was produced by Joe Dante. Its about a boy who gets a little Mogwai named Gizmo for his birthday! When it gets wet it mutiplies and makes gremlins. These gremlins are bad and try to destroy the city of New York...
23: When I was younger my mom always used to tell me that I looked just like Gizmo... Then she started calling me that and it became my nickname... Now everybody calls me Gizmo!!!!!!!!!!!!
24: Tigger is a Character from the Cartoon Winnie the Pooh. He is very conceited, and he is the only one of his species. The proper way to spell his name is "T-i-double guh-errrr"!! His moto is " The wonderful thing about tiggers is im the only one!!!!!!!"
25: I Started liking tigger when i was about 12 years old. He is soooo cute!!!!! Orange is my favorite color and he is a nice bright kind of orange....
26: This mustang that your looking at is a 2007 its one of the best modern cars made today. It has 600hp with a 5.5 litter mustang motor. If you look at the way everything is design you'll see that the design came from all the mustangs made in the past 60 years. The mustang your looking at is the first Saleen since last year. Ford has came along way from the early 60's.
27: Mustangs are one of the most reliable cars ever made when it comes down to trusting its power on the track and off it. Ford has come along way since the late 50's and early 1960's when they first design the ford mustang with a 302 small block that gave an excellent amount of torch and horse power. Then ford had to step it up if they wanted to stay on top of chevy known as GMC now days. Ford had to find a way to overcome Chevy so they didn't at Lemalns which is a race track where all top manufactures compete to prove who can build a better car that year. So mustang hired shelby a ex super racer to built him a super car and thats where the famous shelby GT came from with 351 supercharged big block.
28: Tom and Jerry was a successful and long-running series for over six decades of theatrical short subjects created by William Hanna and Joseph Barbera for Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer. The cartoons centered around a never-ending rivalry between a housecat (Tom) and a brown mouse (Jerry), whose chases and battles often involved comic violence. Hanna and Barbera ultimately wrote and directed one hundred fourteen Tom and Jerry cartoons at the MGM cartoon studio in Hollywood, California between 1940 and 1957, when the animation unit was closed down. The original series is notable for having won the Academy Awards for Best Short Subject (Cartoons) seven times, tying it with Walt Disney's Silly Symphonies as the most-awarded theatrical animated series. In 1960, MGM had new Tom and Jerry cartoons produced by Rembrandt Films, led by Gene Deitch in Eastern Europe. Production of Tom and Jerry shorts returned to Hollywood with Chuck Jones' Sib-Tower 12 Productions in 1963; this series lasted until 1967. Tom and Jerry later resurfaced in TV cartoons produced by Hanna-Barbera and Filmation Studios during the 1970s, 1980s, and 1990s. Today, Warner Bros. owns the rights to Tom and Jerry, and produces the series Tom and Jerry Tales for The CW's Saturday morning "Kids WB" lineup, as well as a string of Tom and Jerry direct-to-video films.
29: Tom and Jerry was and still is one of the best cartoons ever made because of the funny things Tom and Jerry fought about. | TOM AND JERRY = FUN STUFF!
30: The Dead Kennedys are a hardcore punk band from San Francisco, California that was formed in 1978. Dead Kennedy's songs mixed socking punk lyrics with hiliourous and sarcastic commentary on current issues.
31: `the picture above is of the Dead Kennedys at the East Bay Music Awards Show. The Dead Kennedys were selected to play the show because they had a huge underground following. They played a killer show!
32: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles was a show based on four mutant turtle brothers who fight criminals and love to eat pizza.
33: This picture is of the four Ninja Turtle brothers.
34: Rean Argentine telenovela, produced by Cris Morenabelde, was a really funny show. Erreway is an Argentine pop band formed during the development of television series "Rebelde Way."
35: Erreway is an Argentine pop band formed during the development of television series Rebelde Way.
36: Springfield, Massachusetts and San Juan, Puerto Rico: two far-flung locales united by one explosive and charismatic young reggaetn duo, Jowell Y Randy. Jowell (Joel A. Muoz Martinez), born stateside, began listening seriously to rap and hip-hop at age seven.She pair together when they were introduced through a shared producer.
37: the best albums: Casa de leones. Los mas sueltos del Reggaeton
38: American Idol is an American televised singing competition, which began its first season on June 11, 2002. | Part of the Idol franchise, it originated from the reality program Pop Idol created by British entertainment executive Simon Fuller.
39: The program seeks to discover the greatest young singer in the country through a series of nationwide auditions. The outcomes of the later stages of this competition are determined by public voting by phone. | David!
40: Mickey Mouse is a comic animal cartoon character who has become an icon for The Walt Disney Company. Mickey Mouse was created in 1928 by Walt Disney. | The Walt Disney Company celebrates his birth as November 18, 1928 upon the release of Steamboat Willie.
41: The anthropomorphic mouse has evolved from being simply a character in animated cartoons and comic strips to become one of the most recognizable symbols in the world. | Mickey was created as a replacement for Oswald the Lucky Rabbit, an earlier cartoon character created by the Disney studio for Charles Mintz of Universal Studios.
42: The Pittsburgh Steelers are a professional American football team based in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. They are members of the North Division of the American Football Conference (AFC) in the National Football League (NFL). The Steelers are the oldest and most championed franchise in the AFC. The team has appeared in six Super Bowls and, along with the San Francisco 49ers and Dallas Cowboys, is one of three teams to have won the Super Bowl five times. They have appeared in 13 Conference Championship Games and have hosted more conference championship games than any other NFL franchise.They are the only team in NFL playoff history to win a Super Bowl after being seeded sixth in the playoffs, winning three consecutive games on the road followed by a Super Bowl XL victory in Detroit on February 5, 2006 against the Seattle Seahawks.
43: Originally named the Pittsburgh Pirates, the team joined the NFL in 1933.The franchise was reformed and renamed the Steelers in 1940 based on the city's prominent position in the steel industry.
44: Jordan's individual accolades and accomplishments include five MVP awards, ten All-NBA First Team designations, nine All-Defensive First Team honors, fourteen NBA All-Star Game appearances and three All-Star MVP, ten scoring titles, three steals titles, six NBA Finals MVP awards, and the 1988 NBA Defensive Player of the Year Award. He holds the NBA record for highest career regular season scoring average with 30.1 points per game, as well as averaging a record 33.4 points per game in the playoffs.
45: Jordan is also noted for his product endorsements. He fueled the success of Nike's Air Jordan sneakers, which were introduced in 1985 and remain popular today. Jordan is one of the most marketed sports figures in history. He has been a major spokesman for such brands as Nike, Coca-Cola, Chevrolet, Gatorade, McDonald's, Ball Park Franks, Rayovac, Wheaties, Hanes, and MCI. Jordan has had a long relationship with Gatorade, appearing in over 20 commercials for the company since 1991, including the "Like Mike" commercials in which a song was sung by children wishing to be like Jordan
46: The Philadelphia Phillies have been around since the early 1990s. Right now, the Phillies are doing good on their games. | They have a nick name called the "fightn phils" and they have the Phillie Phantic. They had lots of many names and they still are the best team there is.
47: The mascot is important to the Phillies as well as the team's players. They practice hard and try to play their games hard too. They care about their fans a lot! | The Phillies wear there uniforms proud!
48: The Philadelphia Flyers are a hockey team. They have been around since 1967 till now. They are still going strong. Right now, they are on their way to getting the stanley cup. Hopefully, they will make it and win the Cup, too. There colors are black, orange, and white. They won the stanley cup up in 1973-74 and in 1974-75. This year is the 40th year that the flyers have been playing.
49: The Philadelphia Flyers have their team captians just like everyother sport. Some kids would like to take up hockey, but they need to know that they can get hurt in this sport as well as any other sport there is out there. It's no joke when up get out on the ice. Even though some people may think it is but it's really not. .
51: Wisin and Yandel are reggaeton artist from Cayey Puerto rico. they are know as El Duode la historia or El Duo Dinamico.Yandel was born on January 14, 1979 in Puertorico. Wisin was born on December 19, 1978. They have sold alot of CD's around the whole world. Their hits include Mayor Que Yo, Rakate, LLame Pa Verte, Pam Pam, Pegao, ect, those would be some of their hits. Wisin and Yandel are considered one of the most succesful artist in the reggaeton genre. In 1998 Wisin and Yandel got in the rap genre recording for DJ Dicky's no fear 3 under the fresh production label. They started their career together in 1995 and have been together since winnig several awards during that time. Wisin and Yandel are one of the best artist in the reggaeton music on 2008.
53: Oscar De La Hoya was born February 4, 1973. His nicknamed is "The Golden Boy". He is a ,Mexican American boxer who won a gold medal for the United States boxing team at the Barcelona Olympic games.He comes from a boxing family. Oscar was the only one from the family who took his boxing talent to superstar status. He won 6 world titles and defeated over a dozen world champions. He has 223 wins and 163 by way of knockout with only 5 losses. After the figth with floyd Mayweather in 2007, Oscar became the riches figther ever in the history of boxing . Oscar De La Hoya is a great boxer and known aroud the whole world.