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From Google Glass to Goats: Here's What's Trending in Pop Culture Right Now

The Ad Age Pop Thermometer is Your Guide to What's New and What's So Yesterday

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Spring is here, and with it our seasonal check on what's new in pop culture -- the Ad Age Pop Thermometer, spring edition.

Pepsi pop starlet
Britney Spears
Nicki Minaj
Ad jargon du jour
Native advertising
Catastrophe-stricken cruiser
Favorite Jennifer
Jennifer Aniston
Jennifer Hudson
News off the Vine
"Instagram for video"
Porn problems
Spiraling celebrity
Loopy Lindsay
Babbling Bieber
Louisiana-set reality shows
"Billy the Exterminator"
"Swamp People"
Ugly shoes on the catwalk
Marc Jacobs Pilgrim Loafers
Celine Furkenstocks
College-sports disgrace
Penn State's Jerry Sandusky
Notre Dame's Manti Te'o
Dating app
Weight-loss fad
Dukan Diet
Paleo Diet
Cable drama darling
"Boardwalk Empire"
"The Americans"
Favorite hangover culprit
Woman women love to hate
Sarah Palin
Anne Hathaway
Viral animal attraction
Yo quiero Taco Bell because
Volcano Taco
Doritos Locos Taco
Futuristic -- but not so fashionable -- eyewear
Kanye West Shutter Shades
Maison Martin Margiela L'incognito Sunglasses
Comfy DRTV product
Goodie Hoodie
Must-watch marketing maneuver
NBC nightmare
"Today's" Matt Lauer problem
"Tonight Show" hosting drama
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