Entries Tagged as 'funny'

Monday, August 21st, 2017

The Employment—A Poignant Short Film About Work Culture

This seven-minute animated short, handpainted with watercolors, is titled El Empleo (“The Employment”) and captures contemporary notions of productivity through the life of one man on his way to work. Directed by Santiago “Bou” Grasso a Santiago, Argentina, film director the piece turns the human form into lamp posts and tables and chairs.

Sunday, August 20th, 2017

Music Video Imagines a World Within a Penny Arcade

A new music video animated by director Uri Lotan for band Jane Bordeaux’s “Ma’agalim” follows a lonely doll in an old penny arcade, who is fated to walk the same old rotating path, peering at the same mechanized people all day long. But soon things change and the doll’s life becomes much more interesting.

Saturday, August 19th, 2017

Is The Koala The Most Stupid Animal in The World?

We all know that dolphins are clever, octopuses are intelligent and dogs are pretty smart. But what is the most stupide animal in the world? Could it be the cuddly, loveable koala? Say it ain’t so you probably think because, well, it’s too adorable—but this video sets out the case for why that might be [...]

Thursday, August 17th, 2017

ElectroBOOM Explains the Science Behind the Railgun—and then Makes One

A railgun like those being researched by the US Navy uses a form of electromagnetic energy to hurl projectiles at speeds exceeding Mach 7. As you can imagine they’re pretty dangerous so the perfect weapon for YouTube channel ElectroBOOM (aka Mehdi Sadaghdar) to make then. After explaining how they work, Sadaghdar sets about building one.

Wednesday, August 16th, 2017

When Your Pet Kangaroo Is Your Best Friend

In Australia everyone has a pet kangaroo, and Aussie comedian Jackson O’Doherty shows the sorts of enrichment they can bring to people’s lives in this video. Because not only does O’Doherty have a pet kangaroo but his roo, or joey as its a baby and is called Damien, is also his best friend and they [...]

Tuesday, August 15th, 2017

What ‘Key & Peele’ Teaches Us About Comedy

Wisecrack’s Jared Bauer has a look at the awesome writing style of comedians Keegan-Michael Key and Jordan Peele. The pair no longer have a show after announcing they were going to pursue solo projects (Jordan Peele found big screen success directing Get Out), but in this video Bauer takes a look at their hugely popular, [...]

Monday, August 14th, 2017

Why Hot Tubs Are Gross

Nothing’s sexier than a hot tub, right? It’s a place where people go to strip off their clothes and inhibitions and party like Bacchanalian revellers in a swimsuit—except, as well as all those lithe young bodies in the water, there’s also bacteria, fungi, fecal matter, dead skin, the remains of pus-filled blisters and other icky [...]

Friday, August 11th, 2017

Introducing UniVRsity: The Virtual Reality College Experience

There’s no doubt that college can be a great time in a person’s life, but it can also be expensive and you have to move somewhere else and things don’t always work out exactly as planned when you get there. You know, you think you’re going to be partying every night but you end up [...]

Wednesday, August 9th, 2017

David Hasselhoff Stars in ‘Guardians of the Guardians Vol. 2′ Music Video

Take a hilariously cheesy trip back to the 1970s in this spoof video starring David Hasselhoff and many of the cast of Guardians of the Guardians Vol. 2 including Dave Batista, Pom Klementieff, Sean Gunn, Zoe Saldana, Karen Gillan, Michael Rooker, director James Gunn, and some more special cameos.

Monday, August 7th, 2017

The Best and Most Hilarious Fails of the Week

It’s time to revel in some schadenfreude and cringe your way through some hilarious fail videos, collated together by Fail Army. It features some of the best fails that have been uploaded to the internet and although fail videos feel like they’re as old as the internet itself, there still a surefire way to get [...]

Saturday, August 5th, 2017

Ultimate Close Calls and Near Misses Fail Compilation

Sometimes things get too close for comfort, like narrowly avoiding getting hit by a train, or slipping from a ledge and finding your footing at the last moment. Well, this compilation is full of just those times, the moments when afterwards you release a sigh of relief or try to keep your cool because you [...]

Thursday, August 3rd, 2017

Kids Design Tattoos for Their Parents

Most parents are always impressed by their kids drawings, typically hanging them on the fridge with magnets if they’re particularly great. But as impressed as they might be by them, they’re probably not so enamoured with their child’s art that they would get it turned into a tattoo.