Get your chainsaws ready! Here's Ian Ziering as Fin Shepard  in a scene from 'Sharknado 2: The Second One.'

Ready for 'Sharknado 2'? Here are 5 ways to dive right in (w/video)

When Sharknado premiered on the SyFy network on July 11, 2013, it hit the Internet like a tidal wave. • The shlocky B-movie about a waterspout that lifts sharks out of the water and dumps them in Los Angeles (how is it not set in Florida?) averaged 5,000 tweets per minute during that first airing. Oh, there would b …

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  1. Reality TV goes (modestly) naked

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    A contestant on a new VH1 dating show didn't beckon a woman to walk in front of him out of politeness. He wanted to check her out from behind and didn't need to use his imagination.

    In this photo provided by the Discovery Channel, Jaclyn, left, and Adam eat mandarins while sitting down in a scene from the TV series, "Naked and Afraid." Nudity is reality TV's latest hot trend. (AP Photo/Discovery Channel, Chris Horangic) CAET436
  2. FAULTS OF OUR STARS: Justin Bieber vs. Orlando Bloom

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    Rumored rivals Orlando Bloom and Justin Bieber are at it again.

    Singer Justin Bieber smiles as he watches the Los Angeles Clippers play the Oklahoma City Thunder in the first half of Game 4 of the Western Conference semifinal NBA basketball playoff series, Sunday, May 11, 2014, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)
  3. Ready for 'Sharknado 2'? Here are 5 ways to dive right in (w/video)

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    When Sharknado premiered on the SyFy network on July 11, 2013, it hit the Internet like a tidal wave. • The shlocky B-movie about a waterspout that lifts sharks out of the water and dumps them in Los Angeles (how is it not set in Florida?) averaged 5,000 tweets per minute during that first airing. Oh, there …

    Get your chainsaws ready! Here's Ian Ziering as Fin Shepard  in a scene from 'Sharknado 2: The Second One.'
  4. In honor of Tampa Bay Comic Con, check out this anatomy of a cosplay

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    Downtown Tampa will look like Halloween has arrived three months early this weekend as the Tampa Convention center plays host to Tampa Bay Comic Con Friday-Sunday.

    William Harvey, who will be a freshman at Amherst College in the fall, models the costume he created for Metro Con in Orlando earlier this summer. His character is Ringabel from the Square Enix video game Bravely Default.
  5. FEATS (?) OF OUR STARS: Jessica Biel is new girl on 'New Girl'

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    Gather 'round kids, and let us tell you about a time when Jessica Biel was a weekly fixture on our TV screens. This was back in the heyday of a little network called the WB, home to such '90s tween classics as Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Dawson's Creek and 7th Heaven. Biel starred on that last one as chaste …

    Actress Jessica Biel  arrives on the red carpet for the 86th Academy Awards on March 2nd, 2014 in Hollywood, California. AFP PHOTO FREDERIC J. BROWN        (Photo credit should read FREDERIC J.BROWN/AFP/Getty Images)
  6. Get your nerd on (w/video): 'Sharknado2' cast dish about the sequel at SDCC 2014

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    July 25, 2014

    In the video above, Anthony Ferrante, director of Sharknado2, and cast members Judah Friedlander and Vivica Fox talk about their sharky sequel at San Diego Comic Con. There are tons of cameos by big names, says Fox, who plays Skye. "And a lot of 'em get eat up." …

    Spectators await the opening of San Diego Comic Con 2014, which runs Thursday through Sunday (July 24-27) at the San Diego Convention Center.
Photo Credit: Liz Tsourakis, tb-two*
  7. PunditFact: Whoopi Goldberg flubs fact about female Thor

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    This fact-check has it all: A deep dive into comic lore, epic superhero battles in alternate universes, female empowerment and a bombastic but mistaken celebrity.

    This image released by Marvel Comics shows a female superhero who will appear in upcoming Thor comic book issues. The new Thor was debuted on “The View” where artwork was revealed showcasing a buxom blonde clad in a caped costume and brandishing the trademark hammer.  Series writer Jason Aaron said in a statement that “This is not She-Thor. This is not Lady Thor. ... This is THE Thor.” (AP Photo/Marvel Comics) NYET207
  8. Not the first Warped Tour for many bands

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    For its 20th edition, the Vans Warped Tour seems to be taking a look in the rear view. Most of the big names on this year's tour, which returns to St. Petersburg's Vinoy Park on Friday, are playing their third, fourth, even eighth (!) edition of Warped. While not exactly a greatest hits package, it certainly has a taste …

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  9. FAULTS OF OUR STARS: Ex-Destiny's Child member arrested

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    Farrah Franklin has hit a new low since being booted from Destiny's Child. The 33-year-old singer was arrested and charged with disorderly conduct in Myrtle Beach early Sunday morning.

    Farrah posted this beach pic hours before Da'Quan called the cops on her.
  10. Thor is a woman now, says Marvel comics

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    Here's one for all the women out there ready to drop some hammers.