Entries Tagged as 'russia'

Thursday, November 16th, 2017

Meet Oscar The Modular Body Who Looks like Raw Chicken Come to Life

The Modular Body is the work of Dutch filmmaker and artist Floris Kaayk. In the video above we’re shown what looks like skinless fleshy body parts that can be put together in a modular fashion and then starts to move. It’s actually just one of over 50 interconnected videos which make up an online [...]

Saturday, January 7th, 2017

College Humor Parody ‘30 for 30′ Asking What If Rocky 4 Happened For Real?

In Rocky IV the Italian Stallion takes on Dolph Lundgren’s Ivan Drago, but it’s also a battle at the height of the Cold War between two superpowers—it’s America Vs. USSR and what if it played out for real? That’s the idea behind this College Humor skit which parodies ESPN docu-series 30 for 30.

Friday, August 12th, 2016

If Only All Gymnastics Commentary Was as Hilarious as That by Comedians Roy and HG

The Dream with Roy and HG was a sports comedy show that was broadcast each night during the Sydney 2000 and Athens 2004 Olympics and was presented by Australian comedy duo Roy and HG. This piece of commentary was from the Sydney 2000 Olympics and features the pair commentating on the gymnastics, making up some [...]

Wednesday, September 9th, 2015

Crazy Russian Guy Builds a Gun From a Microwave

In what must be the first of its kind and incredibly dangerous, this Russian guy appears to create a gun from the components of a microwave oven, namely the magnetron which produces the microwaves. Making for a highly dangerous and volatile weapon that can really mess up a cell phone and pop a lightbulb almost [...]

Saturday, February 15th, 2014

Russian Guys Climb to Top of Shanghai Tower

Most of us would probably look at the 2nd tallest building in the world and feel queasy just staring at it, but these two Russian guys decided to scale this behemoth that stands at over 2000 feet—the building is still under construction but during a break in the Spring Festival holiday construction was halted and [...]

Wednesday, February 12th, 2014

Sochi 2014 Opening Ceremony: Abridged!

You probably didn’t watch the opening ceremony because they can go on a little bit and are generally a bit dull and you probably had something better to do like stare at a wall—but don’t worry if you feel like you missed out, because you can just watch this abridged version which is only a [...]

Tuesday, March 26th, 2013

HUB presents: ‘Roofer’s Point of View’

In Russia, young people don’t use Instagram to show the world what they’re up to, they scale ridiculous heights to get a crazy viewpoint of a city. It’s surprising Vadim Mahorov and Vitaliy Yakhnenko can manage to haul their giant balls up these dizzying heights to capture the city from places people would normally avoid.

Tuesday, March 19th, 2013

Biting Elbows – ‘Bad Mofo’ (Insane Office Escape 2)

In Russia this is just another typical day at the office. Biting Elbows are a Russian punk band who have created this action-packed POV video full of violence and guns and men in black suits who look like they’ve turned up way to late for the robbery in Reservoir Dogs. It has weapons, it has [...]

Sunday, December 30th, 2012

Die Hard 5 Trailer

OMG, OMG, OMG, OMG…..did i say OMG yet!? Just when i thought the festive season couldn’t get any better along comes Bruce ‘welcome to the party pal’ Willis with the best Christmas present ever! Does this man never get old? He’s like a fine wine, getting better with age. This time he’s in Russia showing [...]

Friday, November 16th, 2012

Driving in Russia || TNL

Thinking of going on a driving tour of the mother country?….Think again! Driving in Russia is an extreme sport to rival base-jumping or shark surfing, and the reason we know this is because everyone in Russia seems to have a camera on their dashboard so they can film all the other crazy drivers for posterity [...]

Thursday, August 30th, 2012

We Love Russia || TNL

Russia, their government may be trading in fear and abuse of human rights, but the people make it a country of infinite strangeness and fascination. If you didn’t know that then you must be new to the internet, if so catch up by watching this. For the rest, a reminder of what makes Russia so [...]