Entries Tagged as 'WTF'

Thursday, August 24th, 2017

Guy Gets YouTubers Faces Tattooed on His Body

There’s some meta YouTubing going on here, as YouTuber JoshPalerLin goes to the tattoo parlour to get himself four brand new tats. Tats that are the faces of four other YouTubers, namely Logan Paul, Jake Paul, RiceGum, and PewDiePie. They’re not subtle either, with two on his chest and then two more on his back. [...]

Sunday, July 16th, 2017

What is it with Those Russians Dangling From Buildings Videos?

YouTube channel Internet Comment Etiquette explores the internet video subgenre that focuses on Russians dangling from buildings. No doubt you’ve come across one at some point or another, but what gives? What is that they find so appealing about precariously gripping onto the edge of really tall buildings and filming themselves?

Friday, July 14th, 2017

Is There a Disease That Makes us Love Cats?

Evolutionary biologist Jaap de Roode, who looks into how parasites and their hosts co-evolve, teamed up with TED-ED to create this video. It covers toxoplasmosis and some of the big questions around it that remain unanswered. Cases of the disease go back as far as ancient Egypt and it’s caused by a parasite that only [...]

Thursday, July 6th, 2017

8 Houses That Are Zombie Proof

Zombies might not actually exist…yet, but you never know when they might suddenly be created so the motto is: be prepared—and part of that preparation should be finding a suitable place where you and your loved ones can lock yourselves away from the zombie hordes and hole up while the world turns to ruin.

Sunday, May 7th, 2017

10 Horrifying Stories Behind Your Favourite Disney Movies

We all love Disney movies growing up, getting lost in their magical movie worlds and lovingly realised animation, but they come from dark places as this video reveals. Because most of the Disney movies are based on actual fairy tales and legends that aren’t as pleasant as the cutesy versions that we all know and [...]

Friday, April 21st, 2017

Friday Punchy Pics

It’s time for that ‘Friday Feeling’ as you slip into the weekend zone – Here’s another delicious dose of pictographic internet hilarity to help round out your week. Specially designed for the lazy web surfer, this gallery can be browsed using just your scroll wheel finger; simply scroll down, lol, then scroll down some more. [...]

Thursday, April 20th, 2017

Solutions to the Fermi Paradox or Where the Heck Are All the Aliens?

YouTube science channel ‘Kurz Gesagt – In a Nutshell’ looks at the concept know as the Fermi Paradox, which basically states that if the universe is so damn old and so damn big with trillions of stars, why have we not met any aliens yet? Or found any sign of their existence? And what does [...]

Friday, April 14th, 2017

PTSD Action Man is the Toy that Shows Kids the Real Impact of War

Action Man figures were a toy sensation many, many years ago, and there was many variations showing all the different ranks and job roles in the armed forces—but this film from Veterans For Peace UK puts a somewhat darker spin on the popular figurine. As a challenge to the British Army’s policy of recruiting 16 [...]

Wednesday, April 12th, 2017

If Anti-Drug Commercials were More like Real Life

YouTube channel Zebra Corner has made a series called Commercial Classics, which parodies old commercials. You know like those anti drug commercials, which is what this one tackles. It sees a guy talking to his dog, because he’s completely stoned and the marijuana is so good it seems like his dog can speak English.

Saturday, April 1st, 2017

The U.S. Town With No Cell Phones or Wi-Fi

As hard as it is to believe at this stage of the 21st century, there is a town in America which has no cell phones or wi-fi—it’s called Pocahontas County in West Virginia and it falls within the National Radio Quiet Zone. That’s because it’s home to the Green Bank Telescope which measures radio waves [...]

Saturday, March 18th, 2017

Urban Improv Turns a Subway Ride Into Hilarious Star Trek Scene

The last thing these passengers expected was for some urban improv to pounce on them on their daily commute and, say, get them to reenact the classic camera shake scene from the original Star Trek Tv series whenever the USS Enterprise gets attacked and liven up their day. Live without a dull day.