Here's What's Awesome: International Edition

Feb 26, 2013

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NHPR’s All Things Considered host Brady Carlson doubles as Word of Mouth’s internet Sherpa and scanner of the latest internet memes and viral trends. We all know that the internet has made the world smaller; once something goes viral it’s not always easy to determine where exactly it came from. But we generally hear about the most Americo-centric of online oddities, however for today’s “Here’s What’s Awesome” Brady is clueing us into some viral content playing big on the international stage.

Check out the links below to get more information on the topics covered in today's episode of: "Here's What's Awesome."

Russian Dash Cams Capture Meteor

Jon Stewart is Shocked That Russians Are So Jaded When it Comes to Meteors


Wi-Fi in North Korea

North Korea's First Instagram...maybe?

Psy Performs  Gagnam Style at the Inauguration of South Korea's New President (Didn't he say he wasn't going to perform that song anymore?)

How Social Media is Influencing the Italian Elections

No More Tweets from the Pope

Gallon Smashing Gets Some Attention From Huff Post Live