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Top 100 Pop Culture Trends in 2010

From Worst Parenting Photoblogs to Symbolic Solo Shoots

— January 2, 2011 — Pop Culture
For 2010, these are the top 100 pop culture trends, which include Worst Parenting Photoblogs, Fairytale Heroine Pin-Ups and See-Through Face Mods. The rankings are based on millions of views and 29,000 new trends.

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Score
Popularity
Activity
Freshness
96
Oil Spill Wildlife
Oil Spill Wildlife
Boston.com BP Oil Spill Photography Shows Effect on Animals
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95
Before-and-After Beauty Blogs
Before-and-After Beauty Blogs
'Before You Were Hot' Website Shows Surprising Transformations
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94
Revealing Photo Edits
Revealing Photo Edits
The Ann Taylor Photoshop Controversy Generates Plenty of Buzz
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93
Gorrifying Cake Shops
Gorrifying Cake Shops
The Eat Your Heart Out & The PRETOX Potion Venue is for Adult Eyes Only
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92
Candy-Like Fashion
Candy-Like Fashion
The Tayfun Cetinkaya '2wins' Photo Project is Vibrantly Colorful
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91
Morning-After Pictorials
Morning-After Pictorials
The Crazy 'Scenes' Series by Photographer Assiah Alcazar Martin
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90
Vulgar Girltography
Vulgar Girltography
Potapov Evgeniy Captures Fun and Quirky Pictures
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89
Adorable Puppy Afros
Adorable Puppy Afros
'Dogs Gods' by Tim Flach Breeds Funny Canine Coifs
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88
Geeky 90s Mashup Posters
Geeky 90s Mashup Posters
‘Seinfeld Wars' Packs Interplanetary Punch of Observational H
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87
Sassy Filthtography
Sassy Filthtography
Iselin Steiro is a Hot Mess for ‘Commando' in Vogue Paris March 20
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86
Facebook-Inspired Advertising
Facebook-Inspired Advertising
Social Networking Heads Out of the Home to Billboards & Print Ads
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85
'Star Wars' Sportswear
'Star Wars' Sportswear
The Adidas 'Wookie Jacket' is Chewbacca-Inspired
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84
Oral Fixation Illustrations
Oral Fixation Illustrations
Julia Randall's Art Focuses on Perfect Pouts and Luscious Lips
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83
Creeper Photoblogs
Creeper Photoblogs
'Random Creepy Guy' Immortalizes Disturbing Dudes
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82
Brit Style-Stalking
Brit Style-Stalking
The GQ 'Wandering Eye' Features London's Most Stylish
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81
Disastrous Vacation Blogs
Disastrous Vacation Blogs
The Hatecation Photoblog Will Make You Reconsider Your Next Trip
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80
Lethal Brassieres
Lethal Brassieres
The Lady Gaga Machine Bra on the Cover of Rolling Stone is Deadly
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79
Work-Safe Playboy Sites
Work-Safe Playboy Sites
'The Smoking Jacket' Playboy Website Filters Out the Naughtiness
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78
Queasy Costumes
Queasy Costumes
Sancho Hemelsoen's 'Body Juices' Shows Stomach-Churning Style
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77
Bromantic Advertorials
Bromantic Advertorials
The Dolce & Gabbana Fall 2010 Campaign Will Have You Drooling
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76
Personified Cardboard Boxes
Personified Cardboard Boxes
Anton Tang's Mini People Litter the Streets of Singapore
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75
Stupid Ad Campaigns
Stupid Ad Campaigns
Diesel 'Be Stupid' Ads Dare You to Be Different
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74
Pop Star Pumps
Pop Star Pumps
Oyee Design Heels Feature Michael Jackson's Image & Lyrics
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73
Vintage-Styled Photography
Vintage-Styled Photography
The Vogue Portugal September 2010 Spread Has a Whimsical Twist
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72
Injury-Mocking Sites
Injury-Mocking Sites
'Hot Chicks With Stubbed Toes Making Sex Faces' is a Fail
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71
Cartoon Playboy Covers
Cartoon Playboy Covers
Animated Playboy Features That Didn't Make the Cut
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70
Peek-A-Boo Lingerie Shoots
Peek-A-Boo Lingerie Shoots
Anna Tunhav Harper's Bazaar Mexico Spread Shows Some Skin
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69
Artistic Self-Portraits
Artistic Self-Portraits
Photographer 'Anxiety Explosion' Chose Herself as her Latest Subject
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68
Erotic Animal Ads
Erotic Animal Ads
The Sasha Grey for Peta Campaign is Hot and Heavy
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67
Girls Day Out Funtography
Girls Day Out Funtography
The Glamour Magazine 'Glee Gets Glam' Spread
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66
Extreme Harajuku
Extreme Harajuku
Tokyo's Street Movement Has Fashionable Shock Value
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65
Realistic Superhero Art
Realistic Superhero Art
Pascal Ackermann Makes Profound Computer Graphics
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64
Nerdy Cute Laptop Decals
Nerdy Cute Laptop Decals
These Apple Art Vinyl Decals Add Humor and Personality to Your MacBook
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63
Riot Photography
Riot Photography
Crowdsourced Photography Becomes Go-To for G20 Riots in Toronto
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62
Violent Finger Art
Violent Finger Art
Use Your Imagination to Create Humorous Art from Your Appendages
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61
Gender-Bending Photodocumentaries
Gender-Bending Photodocumentaries
Evan Witek Shoots the Life of a Cross-Dresser
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60
Controversial Close-Ups
Controversial Close-Ups
These Krijn van Noordwijk Portraits are Thought-Provoking
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59
Childhood Fail Blogs
Childhood Fail Blogs
The 'Stuff My Kids Ruined' Blog is Too Cute to Stay Mad At
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58
Alien Shoe Editorials
Alien Shoe Editorials
Alexander McQueen Shoes in 'Attach the Prophets' in Vogue Nippon
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57
Hand Bra Celebtography
Hand Bra Celebtography
Lady Gaga Covers Q Magazine March 2010 in the Nude
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56
Depressed Pet Photoblogs
Depressed Pet Photoblogs
The Emo Pets Blog is So Cute It Hurts
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55
Cat Fight Lingerie Shoots
Cat Fight Lingerie Shoots
The Steamy La Fille d'O Lingerie Shoot by Cameron Smith
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54
Exploring Inmate Ink
Exploring Inmate Ink
Robert Gumpert 'American Prison Tattoos' Series Gets Skin-Deep
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53
Wedding Photobombs
Wedding Photobombs
These Wedding Pictures Gone Wrong Prove Marriage Isn't Always Perfect
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52
Plus-Sized Bombshell Shoots
Plus-Sized Bombshell Shoots
Curvaceous Tara Lynn in Italian Magazine D Channels Marilyn Monroe
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51
Manga Manicures
Manga Manicures
Japanese Nail Art Features Hello Kitty-Inspired Nails & More
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50
Playful Pin-Up Shoots
Playful Pin-Up Shoots
Irina Davis Photography Brings Back the Fun of the 1950s
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49
Teenage Dream Photography
Teenage Dream Photography
Andrea Kaiser Reflects Upon the Salad Days
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48
Neon Latex Tattoography
Neon Latex Tattoography
The Nina Kate Photoshoot is Scintillating
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47
Creepy Kid Photobombs
Creepy Kid Photobombs
These Little Kid Photojackers Show the Adults How It's Done
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46
Hip-Hop Hamsters
Hip-Hop Hamsters
Kia Soul 'Rapping Hamsters' Commercial Reworks Old-School Rap
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45
Curve-Loving Swimwear
Curve-Loving Swimwear
The Andres Sarda Spring 2010 Swimwear Collection is Beach Chic
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44
'Jersey Shore' Bans
'Jersey Shore' Bans
New Orleans Club Republic Dress Code Takes Aim at the MTV Reality Show
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43
Hippie Rocker Fashion
Hippie Rocker Fashion
The Gestuz Autumn 2010 Lookbook is Perfect for the Rock and Roll Princess
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42
Colorful Morphsuits
Colorful Morphsuits
Transform Yourself into a Box of Crayons
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41
Child-Chic Editorials
Child-Chic Editorials
Virginie Dubois Photographs are Disney-Suffused Spreads
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40
Marie Antoinette Fashions
Marie Antoinette Fashions
Bryan Hearns' 18th-Century-Inspired Designs are Decadent
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39
50s-Inspired Pictorials
50s-Inspired Pictorials
The 'She Was Once Mine' Spread By Photographers Andoni & Arantxa
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38
Unscripted Tattoo Art
Unscripted Tattoo Art
Photographer Nicole Reed is Inspired by the Moment
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37
Yearbook Photo Fails
Yearbook Photo Fails
The 'Bad Yearbook Photos' Blog Unearths Embarrassing Memories
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36
Photoshop Schadenfreude
Photoshop Schadenfreude
Dumage Digitally Packs Pounds on Skinny Celebrities
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35
Voluptuous Lingerie Spreads
Voluptuous Lingerie Spreads
Eveden AW 2010/2011 Lingerie Collection Appeals to All Women
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34
Hipster Homage Photographers
Hipster Homage Photographers
GQ Magazine Outlines the Best of Terry Richardson
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33
Symbolic Solo Shoots
Symbolic Solo Shoots
Theo Gosselin Captures Life's Little Moments
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32
Post-Pregnancy Bikini Shoots
Post-Pregnancy Bikini Shoots
Gisele Bundchen Gets Back to Work for Calzedonia Summer 2010 Ads
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31
Aggressive Anatomical Retouching
Aggressive Anatomical Retouching
JWOWW Maxim Shoot Omits 'Jersey Shore' Jenni Farley's Navel
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30
Brutal Pet Portraits
Brutal Pet Portraits
'Awkward Family Pet Photos' Collects Embarrassing Snapshots of You & Fido
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29
Full-Figured Fashion
Full-Figured Fashion
Marie Claire France Curvy Issue Highlights Plus-Sized Pictorials
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28
Plus-Sized Editorials
Plus-Sized Editorials
There are ‘Curves Ahead' in V Magazine
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27
Prison Tattoo Photography
Prison Tattoo Photography
Klaus Pichler's 'Inked For Life' Series is More Than Skin Deep
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26
Nationalist Nails
Nationalist Nails
Wah Nails Offers Sassy World Cup Manicures
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25
Shocking Underager Outfits
Shocking Underager Outfits
Miley Cyrus MMVAs ‘Party in the USA' Performance
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24
Wonderland Fashionista Shoots
Wonderland Fashionista Shoots
'Alice' from Momchil Hristov is Fashion-Focused
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23
Teenage Old-School Shoots
Teenage Old-School Shoots
Joseph Szabo Captures Youthful Moments in 'Jones Beach'
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22
Lustful Lingerie Pictorials
Lustful Lingerie Pictorials
The Wanton 'Lafayette House' Gravure Magazine July 2010 Spread
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21
Logo-Branded Babies
Logo-Branded Babies
Artist Dietrich Wegner is at it Again with Real Inked Infants
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20
Surreal Imagination Photos
Surreal Imagination Photos
These Photography Manipulations are Wickedly Original
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19
Epic Celeb Photography
Epic Celeb Photography
Andrew Macpherson is a Sought-After Hollywood Photographer
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18
Holiday Portrait Fails
Holiday Portrait Fails
These Awkward Family Christmas Photos are Just Plain Ugly
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17
Unconventional Swimwear Shoots
Unconventional Swimwear Shoots
The AnOther Magazine 'Making Waves' Editorial
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16
Heroin-Chic Photography
Heroin-Chic Photography
The Silja Magg Photoshoot Captures the Morning After
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15
Bowttoos
Bowttoos
Bow Tattoos Adorn Bodies From Necks to Ankles
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14
Hand Bra Tattoography
Hand Bra Tattoography
The Maelle Andre 'Tattoos' Photo Series Features Hot Body Art
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13
Winsome Watercolor Couture
Winsome Watercolor Couture
The Fashion Illustrations of Belinda Chen are Enchanting
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12
Tattooed Italian Goddesses
Tattooed Italian Goddesses
Gogo Blackwater Enjoys Showing Off Her Body of Work
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11
Gothic Pin-Ups
Gothic Pin-Ups
Michael Park Photography Brings a Modern Edge to Classic Horror
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10
Summertime Inktography
Summertime Inktography
The Inked Girls of Summer Gives Us All Something to Look Forward To
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9
Mermaid Photo Shoots
Mermaid Photo Shoots
Legendary Matthew Rolston Shoots For America's Next Top Model
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8
Video Chat Roulette
Video Chat Roulette
Chatroulette Allows You to Talk to as Many Strangers as You Want
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7
Superhero Laptop Skins
Superhero Laptop Skins
‘Iron Man' Decal by SkinAT is the Latest in Badass iPad Persona
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6
Plumber's Crack Covers
Plumber's Crack Covers
Introducing the Backtacular Gluteal Cleft Shield by Designer Kimberly Brewe
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5
Blogs for Bad Tattoos
Blogs for Bad Tattoos
'Tattoo Fails' Blog Makes Sure You Think Before You Ink
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4
Lingerie Halloween Costumes
Lingerie Halloween Costumes
The Victoria's Secret Halloween Line is Dressing Down
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3
Worst Parenting Photoblogs
Worst Parenting Photoblogs
A Gallery Full of Parent-Kid-Tastophies
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2
See-Through Face Mods
See-Through Face Mods
The Clear Lens Facial Piercing is a Giant Expander
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1
Fairytale Heroine Pin-Ups
Fairytale Heroine Pin-Ups
J. Scott Campbell 'Disney Princess' Series Gives Disney Divas a Makeover
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