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The Outbreak: Viral Videos of The Week

December 20, 2013 12:00 AM

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Katy Perry &  John Mayer (credit: Larry Busacca/Getty Images)

Katy Perry & John Mayer (credit: Larry Busacca/Getty Images)

Katy Perry &  John Mayer

On “The Outbreak” we give you the week’s most infectious videos, recently released music videos and upcoming movie trailers. With so many to chose from, we took the the ones that trended the most and contained them right here.

In this week’s edition: YouTube reviews the best images of 2013, a woman gets more than she bargained for when dealing with a stray cat and Katy Perry & John Mayer asks “Who You Love?”

(photo credit: Evan Agostini/Getty Images)
 
2013: What Brought Us Together

A six-minute tribute to some of the moments, people and stories that ‘brought us together’ this year, from tragic to triumphant, challenging or inspiring. Here’s to 2013.

 
“Dawn of the Planet of the Apes” Debuts First Trailer

The first trailer has been released for “Dawn of the Planet of the Apes,” the sequel to 2011′s franchise reboot “Rise of the Planet of the Apes.” Andy Serkis is back as the genetically-evolved ape Caesar, while Gary Oldman plays the leader of the human survivors from the devastating virus unleashed a decade earlier.

Read more at CBSNews.com

 
#XMAS JAMMIES – Merry Christmas from the Holderness Family!

Consider this our annual newsletter – just so you know what we’ve been up to. We love you all and hope you have a fantastic holiday!

 
“22 Jump Street” Official Trailer Released

Channing Tatum and Jonah Hill are off to college in the “21 Jump Street” sequel, hitting theaters next summer.

***WARNING: This somewhat-NSFW trailer contains explicit language and adult themes.***

Read more at CBSNews.com

 
Justin Timberlake Halts Concert To Let Fan Propose To Girlfriend

Pop star Justin Timberlake helped a man propose to his girlfriend during the middle of one of his “20/20 Experience World Tour” concerts on Sunday night in Louisville, Ky.

Read more at CBSNews.com

 
Stray Cat Attacks Woman in The Snow

You see her walking and kicking snow toward the cat, but it responds and leaps up at the her head. In the end it appears the person in the video may have been injured as she comes away holding her head. She heads inside the house but the dog stays outside, behind a fence. The cat follows and heads toward the porch where the dog retreats.

 
John Mayer – Who You Love ft. Katy Perry

John Mayer and Katy Perry got cozy on camera in the new music video for their duet “Who You Love.” The couple premiered the video Tuesday during a TV morning show appearance. In the clip, the singers and other real-life couples ride a mechanical bull in the middle of the desert.

Read more at CBSNews.com

 
Google Acquires Boston Dynamics, Maker of Animal-Inspired Robots

Company nabs a maker of impressive walking and running creatures. It’s part of Google’s effort to buy its way into a future populated by autonomous mechanical entities. The video below has gone viral due to outrageous social media speculations of “Terminator-esque” world stemming from these animal-like robots.

Read More at ”Google Acquires Boston Dynamics, Maker of Animal-Inspired Robots”

 
”The Legend of Hercules” Trailer

In the epic origin story THE LEGEND OF HERCULES, Kellan Lutz stars as the mythical Greek hero — the son of Zeus, a half-god, half-man blessed with extraordinary strength. Betrayed by his stepfather, the King, and exiled and sold into slavery because of a forbidden love, Hercules must use his formidable powers to fight his way back to his rightful kingdom. Through harrowing battles and gladiator-arena death matches, Hercules embarks on a legendary odyssey to overthrow the King and restore peace to the land. In theaters & 3D nationwide on January 10, 2014.

 
David Thibault Performs Elvis’ “Blue Christmas”

16 year old Elvis impersonator, David Thibault appeared on French Canadian radio 102.1 CKOI where he performed a very close to perfect version of “Blue Christmas” to the delight of Quebec listeners!

 
Beyoncé “Yoncé” :30 Preview

Just as music fans are wrapping up the year and looking ahead to 2014 comes a reminder that it’s not over ’til the Queen Bey sings. Shortly after midnight on Friday, Beyonce released her fifth album exclusively through Cupertino-based iTunes with zero warning. The self-titled set is comprised of 14 songs and 17 videos, with all components available only through full album purchase.


Read More: Beyonce’s New Album Gets Surprise iTunes Release

 
House of Cards – Season 2 – Teaser Trailer

Frank Underwood (Kevin Spacey) has masterfully maneuvered his way into the Vice Presidency, but his ascension faces threats on all fronts… Investigative reporter Zoe Barnes (Kate Mara) is inching closer to the truth about Frank and Peter Russo (Corey Stoll) and will stop at nothing to break the story. And Frank’s wife Claire (Robin Wright), the newly appointed Second Lady, must deal with the bright glare of the spotlight and how the intense scrutiny eats away at their once private existence. Season two, exclusively on Netflix in all territories on February 14, 2014. Let the butchery begin…

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