Entries Tagged as 'cool'

Monday, January 16th, 2017

Fake Books on the Subway: Donald Trump Edition

New York comedian Scott Rogowsky is back on the crowded New York City subway with a new batch of book covers for fake books with hilarious titles. But this time they have a unifying theme, and that theme is political. And by political that means they’re all targeting president-elect Donald Trump.

Monday, January 16th, 2017

Watch the Trailer for Roger Corman’s Death Race 2050

Back in 1975 Roger Corman released his now cult classic movie Death Race 2000. The satirical movie was set in the year 2000 where America was under a totalitarian regime on the brink of collapse. In this dystopia the most popular sport was the Transcontinental Road Race, where teams earn points for the fastest time [...]

Sunday, January 15th, 2017

‘Modern Educayshun’—How Social Media is Breeding a Reactionary Culture

‘Modern Educayshun’ is a short film from Australian filmmaker Neel Kolhatkar, and it takes a look at how social media is causing us all to perhaps not be any more reactionary, but allows us to post reactionary thoughts before we’ve had a time to consider the situation.

Friday, January 13th, 2017

‘The Art of the Heist’ is a Very Amusing Ocean’s Eleven Parody

Comedy duo Chris Smith and Jack De Sena (aka Chris & Jack) deliver a very funny sketch that parodies the slick heists found in movies like Ocean Eleven. It features a group of criminals who get together a squad to devise a plan to infiltrate a heavily guarded mansion, with each person bringing their own [...]

Friday, January 13th, 2017

Rick and Morty Keep Summer Safe, Nearly Destroy Humanity in the Process

If you’ve never seen Rick and Morty before then this clip from episode six of season two should sell it too you. It involves Rick telling his spacecraft to keep Summer, his grandchild, safe from harm—but when Summer refuses to talk to a paediatrician things quickly escalate out of control.

Thursday, January 12th, 2017

Real Life Prosthetic Hand Inspired By Video Game

Several months ago Armatus Designs received a commission to create a functional prosthetic hand based off of the Phantom Pain hand used in Metal Gear Solid 5. This was for a client who was born without a left hand and grew tired of his standard claw style prosthetic, but didn’t want to shell out thousands [...]

Thursday, January 12th, 2017

Comedian James Veitch on the Agony of Trying to Unsubscribe

We all have those emails that we’ve been signed up to, emails from companies at products we’ve bought that clog up your inbox, even though you’ve tried to unsubscribe from half of them a dozen times. Comedian James Veitch knows exactly how it feels, and in this amusing TED Talk he talks about his attempt [...]

Thursday, January 12th, 2017

The Horrors of Traveling with a Brutal Hangover

The latest sketch from College Humor features comedian Zac Oyama who amusingly illustrates the harrowing and nightmarish experience of waking up with a hangover from hell, which is bad enough, but then having to catch a flight. Flying is not much fun at the best of times, doing so after a night of heaving drinking [...]

Wednesday, January 11th, 2017

Mad Feet is an Awesome Mashup of George Miller’s Mad Max and Happy Feet

It’s hard to get your head around the fact that the same director who gave us the insane post-apocalyptic vision of Mad Max: Fury Road also gave us Happy Feet (and Babe: Pig in the City!), but he did. And now someone has recut Mad Max with Happy Feet to deliver the brilliant Mad Feet.

Wednesday, January 11th, 2017

The Best End Credits in Movie History

Thanks to the Marvel movies and the like, audiences are used to staying in their seats to watch a post credit scene. And it’s because we can’t get enough of the movies when they end that we want more. Filmmakers have always known this though, whether they’re linking us to a new movie, giving us [...]

Tuesday, January 10th, 2017

The New MacBook Pro Summarized in 30 Seconds

Apple unveiled their new MacBook Pro back in the autumn of 2016, so by now if you have any interest in it, you’ll probably have some familiarity with what it does and doesn’t do. However, perhaps you’ll still looking for something to summarize what makes it different, well look no further than this video.

Monday, January 9th, 2017

100 People Show What It Looks Like When They Cry

Cut video have previously shown what 10 strangers’ O faces look like and what people look like when they’re kissing. Now they’ve filmed 100 people crying in the latest iteration of their “100 People” series, so we get to see what old and young look like when they’re bawling their eyes out.