Trending: Meteor shower, a jealous dog and #IfTheyGunnedMeDown

While you were sleeping, the Internet never stopped…. Here's what's trending today.

Meteor shower:

The Perseif meteor shower peaked overnight.

The most explosive meteor shower of the year peaked a few hours before daybreak Wednesday morning. The meteor shower occurs every year in August when debris from the comet Swift-Tuttle burns up in the earth's atmosphere.

Jealous dog

A jealous dog watches from the window of his home as a playful fox finds one of his toys in the yard.

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The fox seems to enjoy himself, tossing the dog's toy around the yard. The video has gone viral after being uploaded to Reddit.


Twitter users respond to a Missouri teen's shooting death.

Many are posting two contrasting pictures of themselves on Twitter asking the question "If they gunned me down which picture would the news use?"

This comes after many news outlets chose to use a picture of unarmed 18-year-old Michael Brown holding up what some say is a gang sign instead of using his graduation photo.

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