Entries Tagged as 'youtube'

Friday, February 17th, 2017

The US President’s $2,614 Per Minute Transport System

If you ever wondered how the president gets around and how much it costs to transport him, this video from Wendover Productions explains all—and it’s not just about Air Force One, but about the whole process. The real problem with it is is that when traveling the president is at his most vulnerable to assassination [...]

Wednesday, February 1st, 2017

Things Dads Never Hear From Their Kids

It’s tough being a parent, and fatherhood, one half of that, is what’s explored in this funny video by Australian comedian Troy Kinne. Kinne and his friends amusingly act out vary instances of what fathers wish they would hear from their offspring, but never, ever do. From being considerate with the TV volume when dad’s [...]

Monday, January 23rd, 2017

17 Ways to Break Up With Your Girlfriend

Breaking up is a hard thing to do and the old ‘it’s not you it’s me’ trope gets tired pretty quickly so sometimes you have to be inventive when it comes to giving reasons as to why it’s over. If you can’t be bothered to think of any yourself then London-based comedian and filmmaker Thomas [...]

Wednesday, January 18th, 2017

Parkour Filmed with a Drone Looks like a Real Life Video Game

There are many inventive parkour videos out there, but this one literally puts a new perspective on free running, by shooting it directly from above like a bird’s eye view. Or, more accurately, a drone’s eye view as that’s how this video was shot which features daredevil Ilko “Ill” Iliev.

Tuesday, January 17th, 2017

Australian Lamb Advert Celebrates the Country’s Humor and Rich Diversity

Australians love having a BBQ and this new ad from Australian Lamb uses that as a jumping off point to showcase that, along with nodding to the many immigrants and nations who have gone on to make up their populace. It starts with a couple of modern day indigenous Aussies picking a spot to have [...]

Thursday, January 12th, 2017

Comedian James Veitch on the Agony of Trying to Unsubscribe

We all have those emails that we’ve been signed up to, emails from companies at products we’ve bought that clog up your inbox, even though you’ve tried to unsubscribe from half of them a dozen times. Comedian James Veitch knows exactly how it feels, and in this amusing TED Talk he talks about his attempt [...]

Friday, December 9th, 2016

YouTube Rewind 2016 Recounts the Year’s Viral Videos

Remember the year in viral YouTube videos or were you too busy recoiling in horror at the events that took place in the shitbag that is 2016? Well, if you did miss a video or two, and chances are you did, YouTube has got your back with this, the YouTube Rewind video which features all [...]

Saturday, December 3rd, 2016

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?

Sunday, September 18th, 2016

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, August 26th, 2016

You Are Literally The Worst, According To These YouTube Comedians

Even though since they started out their videos are of better quality and, in their eyes, are improving no end Hello Generic’s YouTube subscribers are still going down. Which is why you are literally the worst, because it’s your fault that Vine videos of teens opening the fridge and making a dramatic camera movement [...]

Tuesday, August 16th, 2016

Stimulate Your Consciousness With This Fractal Brain Massage

There’s no need to take psychedelic drugs to expand your mind, the comedowns aren’t worth it. Instead just watch this 26 minute fractal video called ‘Brain Massage’ which is “designed to stimulate the dormant recesses of consciousness familiarizing it once again with the fractal perfection of existence.” You’ve no doubt been waiting to do that [...]

Friday, August 12th, 2016

h3h3Productions Looks at Why Facebook Content is so Terrible

If you thought some YouTube content was the dregs of the internet, then you obviously haven’t seen the worst Facebook has to offer—and you can probably be grateful that you haven’t. That won’t stop you from enjoying this video from h3h3Productions where comedian Ethan Klein tears into the content the social media site has to [...]