Entries Tagged as 'ftw'

Friday, May 25th, 2018

News Bloopers Featuring People That Are Totally High

News bloopers are undoubtedly funny and people who are high are, on the whole, undoubtedly funny. Providing they’re not freaking out because they think their thumbs are shrinking, of course. And this compilation from YouTubers NewsBeFunny combines the two, so it is of course undoubtedly funny too.

Thursday, May 24th, 2018

Norwegian Guy Creates Mechanical Device That Runs Forever

The perpetual motion machine is a device that has alluded scientists for centuries. Since around the 1100s people have been trying to create something that could run indefinitely without any external energy needed. And it looks like Norwegian artist and mathematician Reidar Fins has created such a thing, or at least he thinks he has. [...]

Wednesday, May 23rd, 2018

How to Make Techno in Just 6 Easy Steps

Making techno music may seem daunting and difficult for the uninitiated, but don’t let that put you off. Because as this video proves it is in fact very easy, indeed. And this ‘how to’ guide will show you just how easy it is by breaking it down into just 6 simple steps. Firstly you’ll need [...]

Monday, May 21st, 2018

Suicide Olympics—Or How You’re Probably Going to Die

YouTuber exurb1a proposes something called the Suicide Olympics where the winner, who will receive a billion dollars, is the one who dies in the most unlikely or unusual fashion. But, the way you die has to be an accident, so you can’t just throw yourself off a cliff or anything. This leads to exurb1a looking [...]

Thursday, May 17th, 2018

Guy Dives into 1000 Mousetraps on a Trampoline

Mousetraps are a classic of visual comedy, but as cliched as they no doubt are, you’ve never seen them in a situation like this before. One half of the Slow Mo Guys, in the name of entertainment, bravely jumps onto a trampoline consisting of 1,000 mousetraps. They filmed the whole thing in 4K at 1000fps [...]

Wednesday, May 16th, 2018

Here’s How Humanity Could Spread Across the Galaxy

Elon Musk talked recently about his Interplanetary Transport System that he hopes will take humans to Mars within the next ten years. He wants to then use it as a base to explore the galaxy. But manned spaced flight is not the only way. Way before Elon Musk scientists proposed the idea of the von [...]

Thursday, May 10th, 2018

Dad with Tourette’s Syndrome Plays Cards with His Daughter

This is a rather sweet but sweary insight into a father and daughter relationship. It happens that this dad has got Tourette’s syndrome, a neurological condition which causes the sufferer to make involuntary noises and twitches. Those noises often take the form of swear words, the mans’s daughter also suffers from it but not quite [...]

Wednesday, May 9th, 2018

Meet the Warrior Monk Who Brought Kung Fu to America

YouTube channel Great Big Story take a look at Shifu Shi Yan Ming who trained as a Shaolin Temple Warrior Monk in China. In 1992 he was on tour in the United States when he defected and by 1994 he’d moved to New York City which is where he opened the USA Shaolin Temple.

Tuesday, May 8th, 2018

Paper Cut, a Skate Film Printed on 1000s of Pieces of Paper

Filmmaker Philip Evans filmed skaters Jak Pietryga and Chris Jones skating about the streets of London, and then done something unique—he printed the footage on over 3,000 pieces of paper and then turned it onto an animation. The result has all the hallmarks of an entertaining skate video, great tricks, cool locations, but adds something [...]

Monday, May 7th, 2018

Timothy Olyphant Tells Conan about Smoking Willie Nelson’s Weed

As famous pot smokers go country legend Willie Nelson is right up there. He’s been smoking pot for years, so you can imagine the type he likes to ingest is probably quite potent. All those years of toking must mean he’s built up quite the resistance. So it’s completely understandable that actor Timothy Olyphant would [...]

Friday, May 4th, 2018

The 8 Spiders You Eat In Your Sleep Every Year

It’s an irrefutable fact of the world that every single one of us eats eight spiders a year while we sleep—but just how does that happen? Well, this video shows the science behind it, demonstrating how some you eat while sleep-eating a salad, other times it’s when you sleep-cook a tarantula.