2. Surfing ... at night

Surfing is tough for many, a way of life for others. Surfing at night with a helicopter swirling around above you? Relentlessly cool and breathtaking in its danger.

3. Real reason why Oregon won

The BCS national championship game was exciting for a number of reasons. This video is evidence that the football game was a nice backdrop for some awesome cheerleaders.

4. LeBron’s pop culture gift

Where will you take your talents? Peanut Butter has apparently made up its mind. Love him or loathe him, this advertisement is more evidence that LeBron is a cultural force.

5. Conference call

The old saying goes that if you can’t beat ‘em, join ‘em. A Boston-area grocery store decided it was OK with that plan, but we’re guessing most Pats fans disagree.