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We realize there's only so much time one can spend in a day watching new trailers, viral video clips, and shaky cell phone footage of people arguing on live television. This is why every day The Atlantic Wire highlights the videos that truly earn your five minutes (or less) of attention. Today:

Adidas bring us this melt-your-cynical-heart video of the day where unsuspecting shoppers in Westfield Stratford City came face to face in a photobooth with the soccer-playing angel known as David Beckham. There were laughs, shocks, and tears, and thankfully it was all caught on tape:

Remember Lana Del Rey? Well, if there's one reason to (not that we're saying that you should) remember the pretty-haired, if unimpressive singer, is Boy George covered her single "Video Games" and turned out this amazing cover: 

We aren't fans of Bravo's Miss Advised, and it sort of pains us to link to anything Julia Allison, but ... ummm, check out The Atlantic reference at about 33 seconds in (okay, that's enough): 

And finally, here's five minutes of bliss: a synchronized kite routine to the tune of Queen's "Bohemian Rhapsody." 

And with that, Happy Tuesday. 

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