March 28, 2013 -- intro:When young people aren't taking to social media to show off their ability to consume thousands of calories in one sitting, they are "Hadoken-ing," reenacting scenes from cartoons with pretty awesome results.
"[O]ne of the latest twitter trends coming out of Japan is for young school girls to take photos with their friends doing poses and power moves from anime series like Dragon Ball Z."
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quicklist: 1title: Tildaing text: Unless you've been living (and/or creating performance art) under a rock, you are likely aware that actress and artist Tilda Swinton performed her piece, "The Maybe," at New York City's MoMA this past weekend. This involved napping in a glass box while onlookers wondered how and when she went to the restroom. Proving to be as much a muse as she is a creator, Swinton's performance art piece has inspired people online to "Tilda" -- that is, to nap in a public place while others look on.
quicklist: 2 title: Pillaringtext: It's like planking (lying face-down in an odd and/or public place), but vertical. True fact: In 2011, 1.6 babies were made, accidentally, through pillaring. Don't become a statistic.
quicklist: 3title: Gadget fryingtext: The frying of eletronic gadgets. The fatty bits of tech are the work of Brooklyn artist Henry Hargreaves, who displays his work on his website. We predict frying gadgets will be huge this spring.