Entries Tagged as 'holy f#ck!'

Saturday, October 21st, 2017

Hilarious Spoof App Helps People Get Offended on the Internet

The internet is known for a few things, cats, porn, and people getting easily offended—by, say, cat porn. In this spot-on sketch by comedian John Crist a fantastic new app called Get Offended will revolutionize the way you get offended online by making it easier than ever to be outraged by some random person on [...]

Friday, October 20th, 2017

The Top 10 Closing Shots of All Time

The final shot in a movie can leave a lasting impression on the viewer, staying with them long after the movie ends, and sometimes if it’s really clever it can flip the movie on its head and completely undermine everything you’ve seen before (see Michael Haneke’s Caché for one of the greatest examples of that [...]

Thursday, October 19th, 2017

Philosopher Alain de Botton Reflects on the Wisdom of Pessimism

People often tell pessimists to lighten up or look on the bright side, but here British philosopher Alain de Botton details why being a pessimist isn’t always bad. Teaming up with director Claudio Salas and around 30 different animators they’ve made a 2-minute visual essay for de Botton’s School of Life project.

Saturday, October 14th, 2017

Residents Living Permanently in Japan’s Cyber-cafés

Not matter what your living arrangements are you’re probably doing better than these people in Japan who find themselves living permanently in cyber cafes. It amounts to a space that’s a four square meter box with a screen and a computer, which is on offer 24/7 for anyone who wants it.

Thursday, October 12th, 2017

The Best of Bad Acting in Adult Movies

If there’s one thing people can expect from adult movies, aside from the obvious of course, is that bad acting is standard. It’s almost like it’s a must, if there was some proper or decent acting in an adult movie, it would probably mean it couldn’t be classified as an adult movie—some unwritten law of [...]

Tuesday, October 10th, 2017

A Robot and a Master Swordsman Have a Battle of Blades

The Yaskawa Bushido Project sees iaijutsu master swordsman and Guinness World Record holder Isao Machii face off against a robotic arm in an epic contest of technique and endurance. Motion capture is used to teach the machine Machii’s cutting techniques and then a series of swordsmanship tests are undertaken. You can see the results in [...]

Sunday, October 8th, 2017

The Sun is Slowing Down and Here’s Why

No need to panic, but scientists have noted for some time now, decades in fact, that the outer layer of the sun is slowing down. But it’s only recently that they’ve been able to understand why this is happening—it all comes down to solar radiation, the same radiation that heats the earth, but while it [...]

Saturday, October 7th, 2017

Grandma Gamer – 80-year-old Shirley Curry Loves Playing Video Games

You’re never too old to enjoy playing video games, that’s definitely the case here with 80-year-old Shirley Curry who flies in the face of convention and stereotypes. She has become one of the oldest avid Skyrim players in the world and says the reason she plays video games is because it keeps her mind active, [...]

Wednesday, October 4th, 2017

‘Groundhog Daying’ Sketch Pays Homage to the 90s Classic

Comedy duo Chris and Jack’s (Chris Smith and Jack De Sena) latest sketch sees Jack realise Chris has been doing something called “Goundhog Daying’. Which, like the Bill Murray movie from the 1990s, involves repeating the same day again and again. And again. Which naturally inspires Jack to ask Chris a bunch of curious questions.

Monday, October 2nd, 2017

iPhone X by Pineapple is Rudy Mancuso’s Hilarious Apple Parody

The world is ready for the next really expensive product, notes Rudy Mancuso’s Steve Jobs spoof character in this amusing parody of Apple’s latest, and priciest phone yet, the iPhone X. Due to the pompous nature of Apple’s commercials these types of mocking videos are always welcome, so we can all laugh in the face [...]

Sunday, October 1st, 2017

People Are Awesome: Girls Edition

People are Awesome celebrate all the amazing women and their epic skills, skills in everything from skimboarding and cliffdiving to weightlifting and gymnastics. All their phenomenal feats are collated for this compilation from the YouTube channel that’s dedicated to showing people doing all kinds of awesome and extraordinary activities.