Entries Tagged as 'ftw'

Monday, October 24th, 2016

‘Bad Hombres, Nasty Woman’—Presidential Debate Remix with ‘Weird Al’ Yankovic

The Gregory Brothers, who remix the news, have teamed up with comedy music genius “Weird Al” Yankovic for this very funny musical remix of the third and final 2016 presidential debate between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump. In this version of the debate a wormhole opens up to another universe and ‘Weird Al’ Yankovic gets [...]

Monday, October 24th, 2016

This is What It’s like to Work with Jigsaw from the Saw Movies

It’s taken a while but this is comedian Chris Capel’s follow up to his very funny 2013 video Living With Jigsaw, which as the title suggests was a sketch about what it’s like to have Jigsaw as a roommate. In this hilarious sequel Capel leaves the home and ponders what it might be like to [...]

Sunday, October 23rd, 2016

IMDb’s No Small Parts Looks at Walking Dead’s Melissa McBride

The Walking Dead’s character Carol Peletier has been one of the most intriguing on the show. Starting out as a timid and bullied wife she rose to become a hardass zombie slayer who wasn’t afraid to take out the odd human too when the situation demanded it. Her story arc, which has now seen her [...]

Saturday, October 22nd, 2016

David Nutt Explores Why Science Must Take the Lead When it Comes to Illegal Drugs

Drugs are bad, mmkay. Except, well, no they’re not. And here psychiatrist David Nutt, who worked as an advisor to the British government before he was was fired after claiming in a science paper that MDMA was statistically no more dangerous than an addiction to horse-riding, looks at the science behind making banned drugs [...]

Friday, October 21st, 2016

This Skateboard is Made Out of 250 Lego Bricks

There are plenty of objects and even musical instruments that are made from Lego, but this creation is seriously impressive. Woodworker Peter Brown decided to used 250 Lego bricks (and 20 ounces of resin) to make an actual working skateboard, all crafted by hand. So far, so good—but can it skate?

Friday, October 21st, 2016

Miss Piggy Sings Lauryn Hill’s ‘Doo-Wop (That Thing)’

Adam Schleichkorn (aka Mylo the Cat) has been making mashups with kids’ TV characters and rap icons for some time now, turning Barney the purple dino into Biggie, or having the cast of Sesame Street sing the Beastie Boys. Now he’s created a mashup with a female lead, so we get Miss Piggy as Lauryn [...]

Thursday, October 20th, 2016

An Animated Guide to Humanity’s First Interstellar Mission

This animation from the Atlantic reveals how Russian venture capitalist Yuri Milner wants to use a solar sail to explore the cosmos and go into interstellar space. Human spaceflight to our nearest star system, Alpha Centauri, won’t be happening for many, many years but that doesn’t mean we can’t send robots there.

Wednesday, October 19th, 2016

Pogo Releases Tribute Song to Star Trek: TNG’s Data and Picard

Remix artist Pogo is famed for taking snippets and sounds from Disney movies and TV shows and turning them into melodious music. Now he’s paid tribute to Star Trek: The Next Generation’s Captain Jean-Luc Picard and Data in a musical medley that Worf would even enjoy.

Wednesday, October 19th, 2016

Family Guy Mocks Trump’s Derogatory Comments About Women

Those lewd comments Donald Trump made about women on the Access Hollywood bus get a Family Guy spin as the animation mocks Trump’s derogatory remarks. The clip is taken from a recent episode which replayed the actual audio of the incident, but with the addition of Peter Griffin replying to Trump’s comments.

Tuesday, October 18th, 2016

President Barack Obama Reveals the True Meaning of Star Trek

It’s no secret that the POTUS likes sci-fi and that he’s a full fledged Trekkie—he was also recently guest editor for WIRED magazine and as part of that he had a chat with WIRED editor in chief Scott Dadich and MIT Media Lab director Joi Ito where they discussed the original Star Trek series and [...]

Tuesday, October 18th, 2016

Watch The Weeknd’s Very Violent Music Video for ‘False Alarm’

R&B singer and XO artist The Weeknd recently released the second music video off of his new project Starboy, and it’s very violent indeed. Coming off like a scene from GTA V it follows the singer and his gang as they undertake a bank heist, which sees them turn on each other and go on [...]

Monday, October 17th, 2016

Kylo Ren Reacts to the Rogue One Trailer

Rogue One is back with it’s latest trailer, and the Auralnauts are back with Kylo Ren talking over it. The parody video shows the petulant villain from Star Wars: The Force Awakens watching the trailer and then reacting to what he’s seeing. And he appears to get quite annoyed with it all, wondering how the [...]