Arts/Entertainment

A Capella Genius Deke Sharon Joins RTM Hosts

A Capella Genius Deke Sharon Joins RTM Hosts

Forget about the old-fashioned A Cappella group, because this style of music is making a modern comeback. From movies like Pitch Perfect to its growth on college campuses, A Capella is becoming mainstream. Now, for the first time ever, it is headed to Broadway. One of the driving forces behind Pitch Perfect, Deke Sharon, joined our RightThisMinute hosts via Skype to discuss his latest project. He has spent his adult life trying to make A Capella music popular again. And, it seems to be working. View Now
Chinese Artist Brings Blown Sugar To Life

Chinese Artist Brings Blown Sugar To Life

Please enable JavaScript to watch this video Although you'll find it in American foods from ketchup to birthday cakes, sugar in China instead belongs to a venerated centuries-old art style that reminds us of balloon animals. View Now
Stars Recreate ‘Fight Song’ Video To Show Support For Hillary Clinton

Stars Recreate ‘Fight Song’ Video To Show Support For Hillary Clinton

A group of celebrities are banding together to voice their support for presidential candidate Hillary Clinton. A-listers like Elizabeth Banks, Mandy Moore and Eva Longoria released their own a cappella version of Rachel Platten’s “Fight Song” at the Democratic National Convention last night. The song was played while Clinton accepted her party’s official nomination—because every good campaign needs a fight song, right? View Now
'Snooki' Releases First Music Video, & It's As Crazy As You'd Expect

'Snooki' Releases First Music Video, & It's As Crazy As You'd Expect

WARNING: Adult language is used. Nicole “Snooki” Polizzi just released her first music video—and we’re so glad she did. Her single titled “Yung Mommy” is a walk down “Jersey Shore” lane, with a couple of shoutouts to her former roommates. She also pokes fun at her past and present lifestyles showing that she still has that crazy sense of humor. View Now
'Game Of Thrones' Production Teaser Will Get You Excited For New Season

'Game Of Thrones' Production Teaser Will Get You Excited For New Season

WARNING: Adult language is used.  If you’re already having “Game of Thrones” withdrawals, you’re not alone. Luckily, “Game of Thrones” producers knows your pain, and they’ve released this Season 7 teaser, which gives us all a behind-the-scenes look at all the work that goes into creating such a fantastic show. View Now
Kiss Musak Goodbye In This Wild Elevator Nightclub

Kiss Musak Goodbye In This Wild Elevator Nightclub

We've all come to dread those awkward elevator rides where nobody talks or makes eye contact. YouTuber Meir Kay had enough of these bad vibes and threw an epic surprise dance party for elevator-goers complete with smoke effects, flashing lights and DJ Zedge. Meir's got us wishing our RightThisMinute studio elevator had more than two floors! View Now
You'll Never Look At Prescription Drugs The Same

You'll Never Look At Prescription Drugs The Same

We've all had that disgusting moment when a gel-cap pill accidentally burst in our mouths. Yuck! It's one of the hardest tastes to wash out! Turns out these prescription pills look a lot better than they taste when you put them under a macro lens. When we first saw this video from the awesome minds at Macro Room, we thought we were looking at some beautiful kind of abstract art. We weren't too far away from the truth! View Now
Gayle on Film: A Look At 'Star Trek's' Benedict Cumberbatch

Gayle on Film: A Look At 'Star Trek's' Benedict Cumberbatch

This was supposed to be my review of "Star Trek Beyond." But, unfortunately, I didn't get around to seeing it. Instead, I'm devoting this blog to the bad guy in the last "Star Trek" film: Benedict Cumberbatch First, here's a new trailer for Dr. Strange. After you watch, I guarantee you will know someone with the WiFi password "shamballa." View Now
You'll Never Guess What Civic-Minded Guy Does To Roof & How The Robot Takeover Starts

You'll Never Guess What Civic-Minded Guy Does To Roof & How The Robot Takeover Starts

Every entrepreneur knows marketing is everything. Without a pitch, you've got no gas! For this creative guy from Sioux Falls in South Dakota, an empty roof means an empty canvas. Of all the things he could write, this civic-minded resident has a friendly message for the thousands who fly directly over his roof every day. He's basically running a private marketing campaign for Sioux Falls! We've never cared about $5 pizza specials until we saw this hilarious roadside robot replace the human sign flipper. View Now
Nostalgic Breeze Through A Century Of Body-Painted Swimsuit Fashion

Nostalgic Breeze Through A Century Of Body-Painted Swimsuit Fashion

Picture your grandma in one of these! This wonderful swimwear lineup from MODE took us all the way back to 1916, when all the bad girls were showing off their scandalous calves. We've seen similar fashion shows before but we're blown away by the creative body paint twist and the insane level of detail that goes into each swimsuit. Makes you wonder where swimwear fashion will be a century from now! View Now
Watch Michelle Obama Get Her Freak on With Missy Elliott, James Corden

Watch Michelle Obama Get Her Freak on With Missy Elliott, James Corden

Micelle Obama has got some serious dance moves! The First Lady recently rode shotgun in James Corden’s car as part of his “Carpool Karaoke” segment for the “Late Late Show.” Mrs. Obama confessed that it’s the first time in eight years that she has been able to ride in the front passenger seat. (Crazy, right?!)  View Now
Stars Of Short Film 'Show No Mercy' Join RTM For Exclusive Interview

Stars Of Short Film 'Show No Mercy' Join RTM For Exclusive Interview

Show No Mercy is an action-packed 80's throwback short film set in an arcade. The film Show No Mercy was put together by two Phoenix-based filmmakers Scott Conditt and Jeremy Tremp. The father and son team of movie stars Martin and Jesse Kove joined the RightThisMinute hosts via Skype for an interview about the film and their experience. Martin starred in Karate Kid and Rambo and his son Jesse appeared in the films As Night Comes and The Last Race.  View Now
Speed Crocheter Creates A Flower In 90 Seconds

Speed Crocheter Creates A Flower In 90 Seconds

Typically crocheting is a relaxing pastime, but this is not your grandmother's crochet. WIRED featured the skills of speed crocheter Jayna Grassel. Working at a remarkable 71 stiches per minute, she takes loose yarn and turns it into a flower in just 90 seconds. View Now
Justin Bieber Denies Fan a Hug, Has Zero Shame

Justin Bieber Denies Fan a Hug, Has Zero Shame

Add hugs to the list of things Justin Bieber just will not do.  Two months after taking to Instagram to post an elaborate message about no longer taking pictures with fans, the Biebs is saying that he’s not one for hugs either (maybe not in so many words).  Check out what happened when one girl approached him for an embrace while he was checking out his Purpose Tour merchandise at Barneys in New York City. Ouch—is all we have to say. View Now
James Corden Spoofs Infamous Taylor Swift, Kanye West Phone Call

James Corden Spoofs Infamous Taylor Swift, Kanye West Phone Call

“That is damning for Tay Tay.”  Just in case you missed it, on Sunday night after a new “Keeping Up With The Kardashians” episode, Kim Kardashian-West single-handedly reignited the never-ending Taylor Swift vs. Kayne West feud.  The episode ends with Kardashian seeking out the advice of her mom, Kris Kardashian, after audio is leaked of him angrily referring to T-Swift as “fake.” Her mom suggests that the two smooth things over, but Kardashian-West had something different up her sleeve. View Now
Michelle Obama Dances to Beyonce in 'Carpool Karaoke' Teaser

Michelle Obama Dances to Beyonce in 'Carpool Karaoke' Teaser

Hands down, Michelle Obama is the most hip first lady ever. The teaser for tomorrow’s “Carpool Karaoke” segment rolled out today, and it starts with James Corden picking up Mrs. Obama at the White House.  She tells the television host that this is the first time in seven-and-a-half years that she has driven in the passenger seat of a car, with the exception of recently teaching her teenage driver to drive. What?! View Now
Gayle On Film: 'Ghostbusters' Review

Gayle On Film: 'Ghostbusters' Review

Some of us are of a certain age when we remember when the original “Ghostbusters” came out. It grew into a beloved pop culture staple which produced a sequel, a cartoon show and commercial tie-ins galore. When it was announced that the film would get a reboot with an all-female cast, the internet went abuzz; and not a lot that talk was joyful or welcoming. Some just don’t think women are funny. But director Paul Feig ("Bridesmaids," "Spy") does.  View Now
The Truth Hits Her Like A Ton Of Bricks... Er, Feathers

The Truth Hits Her Like A Ton Of Bricks... Er, Feathers

The ton of bricks versus a ton of feathers problem is a blast from the past for all of us whose third-grade teachers assigned this problem back in grade school. It's a simple application of Newtonian physics with sneaky wording that tripped us up as kids, and still (apparently) does to some of us now! Serial prankster and boyfriend Brad Holmes is up to it again when he drills poor Jen with this trick question. To be absolutely fair to confused Jen, her reasoning is otherwise pretty solid! View Now
eBaum's World: Is This Self-Taught Opera Star The Real Thing?

eBaum's World: Is This Self-Taught Opera Star The Real Thing?

With some clever photoshop skills and slight-of-hand, you can wow your friends with photos from your nonexistent trip to Europe or shock your girlfriend when you "accidentally" drop your "cat" out the window. RightThisMinute regular Mac Dreidel from eBaum's World LIVES to dissect these real or fake scenarios using crowdsourced polls. He joins our show today with three headscratchers--an incredible quarterback-powered bottle opener, an impossibly talented street opera performer, and mean-spirited tablet toss. View Now