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All About That Baste: well-done, Thanksgiving-themed parody.


UNION 2014 – AoTY Video: very funny, but it’s probably not far from the effective truth.


You Know How This Experiment Ends, But You Should Watch It Anyway: classic science in a modern setting.


The Dancing Traffic Light: this is an amazing installation. I just wish it were standard issue.


Conan Visits The American Girl Store: hilarious!


iPhone ATM PIN code hack- HOW TO PREVENT: this seems like a useful technique for non-theft purposes, but it’s troubling how aware you must always be nowadays.


Ice Bucket Challenge – Dry Ice Version: I think the challenge itself is profoundly dumb (but whatever floats your boat) but this is a fun take on it.

[UPDATE (8/22/2014): Bob Parsons’ video is definitely my favorite so far.]


Mary Poppins Quits – The Rebuttal w/ Remy: just about as funny as the original.


Apple – MacBook Air – TV Ad – Stickers: I love this ad.


Artists vs TMNT – Epic Rap Battles of History Season 3 Finale: it’s a doozy of a season finale.

“Weird Al” Yankovic – Word Crimes: oh yeah! New stuff from his new album Mandatory Fun.


“If We Won” with Newcastle Brown Ale: this is one of the few pre-video ads on YouTube that I’ve actually watched all the way through.


BMW M4 – “Ultimate Racetrack”: don’t try this at home. Professional driver on closed track.


First Moon Party: absolutely hilarious


This is Shanghai: what an incredible video!


The Gunfighter: funny.


How to Whistle With Your Fingers: need to work on this.

Harley Morenstein’s post on Vine: guy in Mentos suit falls into a Diet Coke dunk tank. Six seconds of violent reaction (followed by asphyxiation, presumably).


Sir Isaac Newton vs Bill Nye. Epic Rap Battles of History Season 3: I knew about “Weird” Al but Chali 2na was a special treat. Hilarious as usual!


Formula 1 Pit Stops 1950 & Today: it’s a big difference.


“Do You Wanna Go To Starbucks?”: cute parody.


Virtual Barber Shop (Audio…use headphones, close ur eyes): speaking of binaural, here’s a decent demo.


Packing like a Pro: wow, this is an eye opener about what is possible in packing.


AMAZING !! STREET PERFORMER BATTLES NYPD COP TO STREET PERFORM: wow, what an amazing police officer. Or not.


Airstream Sessions // Last Exit Live TV // Dry River Yacht Club // “Isabella”: can’t get enough of DRYC and this is one of my favorites.

S01E07 Miss Ping (Tumba Ping Pong Show): this was mystifying to me, until I found this video detailing how it’s done.

Dora the Explorer Movie Trailer (with Ariel Winter): I’d watch the actual movie, if it was done in this parody style.

Can You Walk on Water? (Non-Newtonian Fluid Pool): this looks like a lot of fun.

Tower Climbers working: so very, very hard to watch.


Kidz Bop Kids – Thrift Shop Macklemore Cover: “This has more dislikes than views.”


Prancercise Highlights: wow. I’m just stunned. (It’s better with a unicorn mask.)


Riker sits down: given the height of those chairs, it seems pretty fluid but you’ll quickly notice that no one else does that.


A Boy And His Atom – The Worlds Smallest Movie: holy moly! This is amazing stop-motion video. And from a company that seems to be circling the drain.


Astonishingly real Audrey Hepburn shills chocolate in new commercial: I, for one, thought this was exactly the sort of commercial she would’ve done and the effect is very realistic.


Go Daddy Employee Town Hall | Harlem Shake Style – YouTube: I was the hopping bucket behind the ToolZilla dude.

Purdue Technology students build supersonic ping pong gun – YouTube: the six-pack of cans part was the best.


Supernatural pickpocketing skills!! Awesome to watch! – by Apollo Robbins: I read the article and couldn’t believe it. Now I see it and the article is real.


Holland vs the Netherlands: what’s the difference? Watch and learn.


The Official Epic Rap Battles of History: wow. This is like Keynes vs. Hayek but better. Wow.


Extremely Scary Ghost Elevator Prank in Brazil: borders on cruel but very good execution.

Jefferson Perez – Would he run ?: pretty elaborate setup to answer that one.


What is the most remarkable single physical performance in Olympic history?: every answer’s a winner, but I was floored by this gymnastics routine.


Wreck-It Ralph – Official Trailer #1: this looks really good. The Pac-Man ghost steals the trailer show.


23 and 1/2 hours – What is the single best thing we can do for our health?: no spoiler here.


The Fresh Prince of Downton Abbey: I recently got into Downton Abbey and so I naturally like this.


Official National High Five Day Music Video: third Thursday in April. Hilarious video!


The Dukes Of Hazzard All About Jumps: two thoughts—1) Hazzard County must have the highest per capita number of ramps of anywhere on earth and 2) I wonder if the production company behind Dukes of Hazzard also ran some sort of stunt driver training program to increase revenue.

A Show with Ze Frank: inspiring first episode.


I Hanker for a Hunka Cheese: boy does that take me back.


Star Wars Uncut – Directors Cut: that is simply amazing. {via}


10 Worlds Most Dangerous Airports: sweet sassy molassey! Worth watching to the end.


Peter Schiff at Occupy Wall Street – Full Version, Almost 2 Hours Long!: he is a very patient person.


Whole Foods Parking Lot – Music Video [HD]: possibly the only rap video where you’ll ever see quinoa.


Mieders Alpine Coaster (with no brakes!!): whoa. Just whoa. {via}


The Man Who Pressed His Luck … and Won: memorizing five patterns under the circumstances is still amazing.


Climbing Red Gates in Moscow: chilling and nauseating.


Steve Jobs’s Best Quotes: his impact on computing cannot be overstated. Also, watch his Stanford commencement speech for more inspiration.


Police Brutality at the Silent Flashmob at the Jefferson Memorial: this is really hard to watch, especially given that it transpires in a shrine to our most liberty-loving Founding Father.


Timelapse – The City Limits: could be subtitled “The Metaphysical versus the Man-Made.”


Tune for Two: decidedly different take.


She Dont Like Firefly: “she didn’t even cry when Wash died.”


Michael Moschen performs THE TRIANGLE: astounding juggling performance. {via}


I could tell you but Id have to kill you: it’s hard to remember a time when this was clever. {via}


Me my Shark and I: man, this is why I hate the ocean. At least on land you can generally see the predators. {via}


Oil of L.A.: I was recently in Signal Hill and Beverly Hills and saw this stuff firsthand. Very interesting.


Devour: curated video from the guys at Uncrate.


Incepción Trailer: I’m a sucker for Dora parody, I suppose.


Magic Trick Revealed!: oh, the Alliance isn’t going to like that. {via}


iOS 4.0 on 3G iPhone parody: this is my experience since I “upgraded” to iOS 4.0. It certainly makes a compelling case to upgrade your phone to a 3GS or 4, doesn’t it?


tarp surfing: derivative of this but more professionally done. {via}

Hitler Parody – Hitler Speaks to Double Rainbow Guy: wow, there exists a different scene in Downfall?! Also, today I was reading What I’d Say to the Martians and came across this passage.


Re: Haley | Old Spice: Old Spice guy responds to his daughter’s question. {via}


Undercover Karaoke with Jewel: just great stuff.


How to trick people into thinking you’re good looking: I enjoyed the earnest comments people left. “I thought she was beautiful before.” Point: missed.


Augmented (hyper)Reality: Domestic Robocop: it’s jarring but I think I could come to appreciate such a reality.


Super Mario Bros. on a Wall: I watched the whole thing and loved it. {via}


AT-AT day afternoon: I love the shooting at the squirrel scene.


Guy Beatboxing Super Mario Bros.: kind of fun.


Epic Super Mario Land Rap: I had forgotten that there was even such a game. Game Boy nostalgia.


Christmas Light Hero: I confess that I’ve never played any of the “Hero” games, but this has got to be a blast.


The Taiwanese News CG Reenactment: I have no idea what’s being said but this video says all I need to know about the Tiger Woods accident. {via}


Best of Twilight RiffTrax: I pretty much did my own version of this when I watched the movie.

The Muppets “Bohemian Rhapsody”: has Pepe, my favorite Muppet. This is just great stuff!

Christian Side Hug: O. M. G. W. T. F. {via}


Oli Lemieux training trampoline wall Dralion Cirque du Soleil: that is some serious trampolining. {via}


Fail-a-thon: oh this is terrible. So terrible. And a little funny.


The Sims Horror Movie: this is pretty much my every interaction with that game.


I Gotta Feeling: well-orchestrated but I’m still partial to the first lip-dub I saw. {via}


Sniper Sniper!: uhh, practical jokes don’t generally end with needing to change your underwear.


Carl Sagan – ‘A Glorious Dawn’ ft Stephen Hawking (Cosmos Remixed): auto-tune makes anything better.


Solving for X: Bill Nye is back, this time his topic is math.


High-Speed Robot Hand: the actual actions are pretty short but it’s still mesmerizing. {via}


Secret Life of Scientists: Web-only series from NOVA highlighting scientists. The first episode is about a leech expert.


Chick Fil-A: it seems like it’s Sunday every time I want some.


Angry Hitler Is Angry About Being Angry: this is the first Downfall re-subtitling that I’ve laughed at since the first one. Awesome!


“Weird Al” Yankovic – CNR: good parody of The White Stripes and homage to the inimitable Charles Nelson Reilly, the original “famous for being famous” guy. (Side note: “Weird Al” has been on a tear lately with the Internet-released singles like “Skipper Dan” and “Craigslist.” Good for him!)

JK Divorce Entrance: spot-on spoof set to the same song. {via}


DropSum: kind of an odd game involving adding lines up to 9 but I just spent 45 minutes playing it so you might enjoy it too. {via}


Tron Legacy Trailer: thank you, thank you, thank you. I can’t wait to see how they reimagine the Troniverse.


JK Wedding Entrance Dance: I’m ambivalent about this. On the one hand, it strikes me as a sad example of the exhibitionism of today’s youth and lends a certain buffoonish quality to a serious event. On the other, it’s their wedding and why does it have to start with a staid wedding march. {via}