Thursday, August 29, 2013

Have I Posted This Deja Vu Video Before?

This ultra-sweet TEDEducation video goes over the three most popular and current theories over what causes deja vu.

Tuesday, August 27, 2013

Darla Holloway sings 'God Bless America'

Fenway Park had a special guest come out and sing God Bless America during the seventh-inning stretch. Darla Holloway is undergoing chemotherapy to help her in her fight against lymphoblastic leukemia. 

I cried.

Breaking Bad + Ignition by R. Kelly

YYEEESSS! The funny guys over at Official Comedy have reminded me that Ignition was once a song.

Video Dating Tape of Desmondo Ray, Aged 33 & 3/4

I absolutely love this. Sweet, sad, and loving. Desmondo Ray, let's chat about life.

The Video Dating Tape of Desmondo Ray, Aged 33 & 3/4 from Steve Baker on Vimeo.

You Will Not See Another Russian Shawarma Cook With This Much Skill

Takes place in Russia: check. Crazy sick moves whilst making shawarma: check. "Mortal Kombat" theme music: double check. Machete skills: off the chart check.

Thug Notes - "Of Mice And Men"

Thug Notes is back, y'all, and this time they are crackin' an egg of knowledge on you about Steinbeck's classic, "Of Mice And Men".

Sleeping Cat Gives No Shits

This kitty has had a hard day of chasing magical lasers and multiple naps.

Kitty Gets Caught

I'm just going to say it - that cat is creepy.

One Legged Tap Dancing

And yesterday I rolled my ankle walking on flat ground.

Miley, You're a Good Girl - Jon Lajoie

The always funny Jon Lajoie is here to shine an entertaining light on this whole OMGMILEYCYRUSGUYZ chat that seemed to be all over the internet.

Monday, August 26, 2013

Why Do We Clap? [VSauce]

VSauce tackles the reasoning behind clapping, the "most common human body noise that others are meant to hear". As is normally the case, this video is chock full of data, so it clocks in a little over 10 minutes, but it is oh so informative.

Friday, August 23, 2013


SERIOUSLY! It has kitties wearing sunglasses, underwater adventure kitties, space kitties, kitty musicians, sweet costumes, and MORE.

How Animals Eat Their Food Part 2

Funny dudes over at MEM are here to show how animals eat...again.

Part 1.

How To Stop Her Crying - Parenting Award

Ha. Dumb little kid. This dad is great.

Drunk vs. Stoned

But what if you do both? I feel this is a test that needs to be done.

Thanks Buzzfeed, now I'm going to be drunk and stoned during my vacation FOR SCIENCE.

Wednesday, August 21, 2013

"The Cornetto Megamix" Is Everything You Needed This Hump Day

Mike Relm remixes are no stranger to Paisley Beard. And with the upcoming final film in the "Cornetto Trilogy", "The World's End", coming out this Friday, it is the perfect time for another megamix. Sit back, grab your lunch, and enjoy the ride.

28 Foods Named After People [Mental Floss]

It's been a while since John Green and Mental Floss have graced our fair site. Thankfully, their numbered list videos are still as fascinating and entertaining as they have always been.

"Magic Beard" Showcases Why You Never Should Shave

Ben Garvin has an enviable beard. Sadly, he decided to shave it off. Thankfully, he didn't let that magnificent statement of hirsuteness go to waste.

Tuesday, August 20, 2013

GUYS! Richard Simmons Has A New Song Out!

This is the official LYRIC video as the official video will be released at a later date.

His YouTube channel might be my new favorite trainwreck.

Honest Trailers - Star Trek Into Darkness

This crossover of Honest Trailers and How It Should Have Ended is gloriously wonderful, and as we are fans of both of these great channels here at Paisley Beard, we pass it along to you. Also, obviously, SPOILERS if you haven't seen "Star Trek Into Darkness" yet.

This Freshman Convocation Speech Definitely Channels The "Epic"

Georgia Tech newbies were given this rather inspiring welcome recently. I totally love this guys commitment to grandeur.

Thug Notes - "The Hobbit"

Thug Notes tackles the original Middle Earth tale itself, "The Hobbit". Why watch three movies when Sparky Sweets, PhD will give you the breakdown in under 5 minutes?

Monday, August 19, 2013

The Windscreen Shot (Supercut)

Less of an eye-opener and more of a tribute to great film, this supercut by SupercutOnline highlights a classic-for-a-reason film trope: the car windshield shot.

Garbage Doesn't Lie [MinuteEarth]

Today I learned the word "midden", thanks to this lovely introspective about how garbage is a consistent cultural time-capsule from Minute Earth.

Friday, August 16, 2013

Watch These Stuntwomen Recreate The "Family Guy" Chicken Fight

In this blow-for-blow remake of the infamous "Family Guy" Chicken Fight, you will be amazed at the skill, time, and number of bruises that went into its creation. Color me impressed, even if I don't give a flying fuck about "Family Guy" anymore.

Best "Come On Down" On "The Price Is Right" You've Ever Seen

Whether or not Premal Shah planned this, it is still the most glorious entrance to being picked on "The Price Is Right" that has ever been. Consider the bar raised.

Harrison Ford Angrily Points At Stuff (Supercut)

Conan O'Brien recently pointed out (ha! See what i did there?) to Harrison Ford that he has a certain acting technique. And since we love Mr. Ford on late night television, it was a glorious thing to behold.

Thursday, August 15, 2013

This Kid Is Representative Of All Of Us After A Flight

There is nothing like a sleepy kid to really cause empathy in us all. That is, unless this kid is dead. It's kind of hard to tell.

"Is The Internet Cats?" [Idea Channel]

While I am clearly a dog person, it is hard to really refute Idea Channel's assertion that the Internet is made up of cats. 

Pit Bulls Are Really Really Mean Breeds, You Guys

CLEARLY THIS IS SARCASM. Watch this adorable pitty freak out when it's owner jumps in the lake.

Wednesday, August 14, 2013

"What If Star Wars: Episode II Were Good?"

Belated Media has done the world yet another service in this new 16-minute-long video. Continuing his "What If?" series, he tackles the "Star Wars" prequels, using logic and good storytelling to make an ACTUALLY INTERESTING AND GOOD STORY. Sheesh Lucas, you messed up big time, and it's really obvious from watching these videos. If you somehow have not seen "What If Star Wars: Episode I Were Good", I have been nice and embedded it below as well. Enjoy!

Adorably Ugly Dog Thinks He's Swimming

Little Zorro just wants to take a swim, but it looks like this is as close as he is getting today.

Sam Horowitz's Bar Mitzvah Is More Magical Than You Could Imagine

All I know, and all you need to know, is that this kid is going places.

Tuesday, August 13, 2013

Thug Notes - "Hamlet"

We are big fans of "Thug Notes" here at Paisley Beard, so it gives me great pleasure to share another segment from Sparky Sweets PhD that will blow your mind with its comedy and deep, deep literary analysis.

How Old Are Your Ears - Hearing Test

ASAP Science does us all a favor and reminds us of our never-ending mortality with this interesting and short hearing test. Grab some headphones and settle in to be painfully aware of just how old you are, and are no longer.

Friday, August 9, 2013

Thursday, August 8, 2013

"Adventure Time" Intro Recreated With Legos

As part of the wonderful Geek Week on YouTube, Cartoon Network released this super awesome stop-motion of the "Adventure Time" main title intro. If you are unfamiliar, here is the original intro.

This Is The Laziest And Saddest Drunk Fight You Will See (This Week)

Worth watching till the end, if only to see the losers "tap out" and the victors nonchalant phone usage.

This Dad Might Be Smarter Than Your Dad

Noticing his kid didn't want to eat, this clever father did the ol' switcheroo, to great success.

Wednesday, August 7, 2013