Thursday, October 31, 2013

How Is Slender Man Internet Folklore?

PBS Idea Channel uses the holiday as a good reason to discuss the Slender Man myth, running it through contemporary and historical context.

True Facts About The CuttleFish

Ze Frank may have slowed down with his "True Facts" series, but that doesn't mean that he has lost his panache and skill.

Man Does 66 Vocal Parts In "This Is Halloween"

Dan Buckley just wanted to do a Halloween multi-track. Thankfully for us, he chose a song from "The Nightmare Before Christmas" with 66 vocal parts. Challenge: accepted.

Tuesday, October 29, 2013

Can Stress Actually Kill You?

When living in an overworked and under-appreciated society it is easy to fall victim to stress. AsapSCIENCE gives you a great breakdown of how stress can be hazardous and even fatal to your body but also tells you how to combat it.

So if you're feeling stressed out, pet a cute critter, go for a walk, hang out with people who make you happy because the stress isn't worth it.

"Chicago" Meets Disney Villains In "Spell Block Tango"

What happens when you take the infamous "Cell Block Tango" song from the musical "Chicago" and convert it into Disney villains? Well, you get the glorious "Spell Block Tango". What a perfect creation.

"Thug Notes" Gets Spooky Scary With "Frankenstein"

It's the scary time of the year, and Mary Shelley's Frankenstein is up on the Thug Notes chopping block. Enjoy!

"X-Men: Days Of Future Past" Trailer Blasts Off

Time-travel. X-Men from both the "older" series and the "prequel" films. MOTHER EFFING BISHOP. Thank you, Bryan Singer, for what looks to be the final jolt of energy this franchise needs. 

Friday, October 25, 2013

Naughty Nazi Orgy Party (Song)

Riley McGovern and Oscar Richardson know how to make a catchy tune. 

David Lynch Teaches You To Make Quinoa. Pt 1 & 2

Have you been wanting to learn to make quinoa but refuse to learn unless David Lynch is teaching you? WELL YOU ARE IN LUCK.

Expected bonus - general creepiness.

Pt 2 

Jack Black, Dave Grohl, & Val Kilmer Are "Sweetriver"

Yahoo web series Ghost Ghirls brings you this magical fictional 70's band with Dave Grohl on drums, Jack Black on bass, and Val Kilmer singing up their final song never recorded - "Back To The Beginning."

Hire Jason Lien

Hire this gentlemen. He knows what time it is, where to point, how to ride a bike, and how to look sexy as hell doing it.

Thursday, October 24, 2013

Russell Brand Wants To Start A Revolution

On this segment from the BBC's NewsNight with Jeremy Paxman, Russell Brand turns what was originally probably supposed to be a cut-and-dry interview into a statement of political revolution.

Captain America Sequel "Winter Soldier" Trailer

S.H.I.E.L.D. outfit Steve Rogers! Robert Redford! Black Widow! Bucky! Falcon flying! What DOESN'T this trailer have?

Wednesday, October 23, 2013

How Many Countries Are There? [CGPGrey]

CGP Grey is a beast when it comes to explaining complicated territory differences. In this installment, he scratches his head and ponders exactly how many countries there are in the world, and explains the problems with the definition of "country".

Using Siri To Get A Date

A lot of time, prank videos are either offensive or sexist. So it was nice to see this prank idea by Stuart Edge get a little more fully fleshed out and used to its highest level of cute: using Siri to get yourself a date.

This Toddlers' Parents Win At Halloween

It's really the simple, yet well executed costume ideas that really win me over.

Yvlis Highlights The 14th Largest State With "Massachusetts"

Yvlis, the crazy musicians from Norway who made "What Does The Fox Say?", return with this bizarre-yet-catchy ode to the state of Massachusetts.

Great Moments In Moustache History

Nick Offerman prepares you in advance for Movember with this Made Men video, which gives a breakdown of the great moments in the history of man, from the perspective of all the great mustaches.

Tuesday, October 22, 2013

Honest Trailers - Pacific Rim

I am waiting for the day that Screen Junkies finally drops the ball on their Honest Trailers segment, but today is not that day. Watch them tear a new one in the stupid dumb AWESOME robots vs monsters flick by Guillermo Del Toro.

If Beer Ads Were Forced To Be Honest [Cracked]

All us beer-lovers (read: alcoholics) know that beer is an "acquired taste", but what would happen if the ad agencies responsible for them had to be completely truthful? Cracked answers that question for you.

There Is Nothing More Majestic Than Dogs Shaking In Slow-Motion

The thing that gets me most about "Shake" by Variable is those freakin' crazy dog eyes! So cute!

Thug Notes Gets Puritan With "The Scarlet Letter"

Nathaniel Hawthorne's classic "The Scarlet Letter" gets a Thug Notes analysis, spittin' mad truths about this story of adultery and sexings.

Monday, October 21, 2013

Jub Jub Vs The Tennis Ball

Poor Jub Jub... all he wants to do is catch the ball. But of all of his talents and skills, eye-paw coordination seems to be one he lacks.

The Most Horrifying Parasites [ASAP Science]

Prepare yourself for major gross-out factor here, as ASAP Science breaks down the creepiest and nastiest parasites on this lovely planet we inhabit.

"Sports Go Sports" Is Sports For Those Of Us Who Don't Care

"Garfunkel & Oates" tackles (see what I did there?) the problems and woes of being a person who doesn't care about sports in sports season.

Thursday, October 17, 2013

Ronnie Coppola Auditions for Gravity, Machete, & Carrie.

I want this dude to be in EVERYTHING I watch from here on out. Bonus: Nick Cage burn.

Adorable Football Kid Is Adorable.


Here Is A Klingon Version Of "Never Gonna Give You Up"

Star Trek language + Rick Roll = Whatever the hell you think this is.

Everything Wrong With "The Expendables" In 8 Minutes Or Less

Thank you, CinemaSins, for roasting the shit out of that crapfest of a film.

This Is What "Batman Vs Superman" Should Be [Pete Holmes]

There have been a lot of advance clips for Pete Holmes' new show, named "The Pete Holmes Show", naturally. This one brings back his amazing Christian Bale Batman voice to berate StupidMan... or Superman as he calls himself.

Watch This Overdub Of "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles"

Itsreal85 mostly does sports overdubs, but now it looks like he is branching out into pop culture icons. Enjoy!

This Adorable Dog Sings Along With His Squeaky Toy

Sing it, Ardek, sing it!

Wes Anderson's New Film "The Grand Budapest Hotel" Gets A Trailer

Wes Anderson's newest film, "The Grand Budapest Hotel", finally gets a trailer. The film, which arrives sometime in 2014, also has a rather impressive roll call of mustaches.

Wednesday, October 16, 2013

Bad Lip Reading Destroys "Game Of Thrones"

Watch Bad Lip Reading eviscerate HBO's "Game Of Thrones" by turning the series into a medieval Renaissance fair, and oh boy will it make you laugh even if you haven't seen the show.

Tuesday, October 15, 2013

Thug Notes - Odyssey

This wonderful new Thug Notes tackles Odysseus/Ulysses like a boss, and educates you with style.

Shit Nerds Never Say

Yes, the "Shit __ Says" meme is old and outdated. However I will give Bill Scurry some credit for really knocking this one out of the park with "Shit Nerds Never Say".

Monday, October 14, 2013

Pussy Is Magic NSFW (lyrics)

Listen, guys, I know this video is from 2008 but either you've never seen it or you have and this is a fantastic reminder of how much gold you get from the interwebs.

Cat Body Slams Kitten

I'm about to attack my after work cocktail the way this cat attacks that kitten.

Dayman Sung By Japanese Kindergarten Class

This is beyond cute.

Lessons For Life

I'm totally sitting here in sweatpants. Thanks, Zach Anner, now I'm the asshole.

The Makers Of Rebecca Black's "Friday" Are Back With "Chinese Food"

The new "music" single from Patrice Wilson and Company hits the Internet and your ears will never forgive you.

Watch POV Footage Of Felix Baumgartner's Epic Space Jump

On this, the one year anniversary of Felix Baumgartner's ridiculous freefall from 128,000 feet in the air, witness the insanity all over again with multiple angles, point-of-view, and a bunch of mission data that will blow your mind.