The Austin, Texas-based motion picture studio AMAA Productions has created “Action Bill,” a LEGO stop-motion animated short film about William Shatner traveling back in time via giant robot to try and kill William Shakespeare. Shakespeare, who receives a little extra help from Patrick Stewart, has a few tricks up his sleeve for Shatner. Everyone at [...]
(Video Link) The mind of a comedian works in very strange ways, and it takes a perfect level of functional insanity to stand up in front of a bunch of strangers and tell jokes. It’s a tough gig, and those who are able to make money at it know that they’re getting paid for the crazy things floating around in their heads. Show More Summary
Last month, Barton Gellman and I opened for Edward Snowden's first-ever public appearance, at the SXSW conference in Austin. The kind folks at SXSW have put the video online (the Snowden video itself was already up).
(vimeo link) The hen they call Little Miss Sunshine was a egg-layer in an industrial egg farm before she was rescued and retired to Edgar's Mission Farm Sanctuary. Now she’s a star, having been selected as a “spokeschicken” for Animals Australia to show how intelligent hens can be. I have my suspicions that other chickens aren’t quite as smart as she is. -via Everlasting Blort
(Video Link) There may be even more dogs that we can't see because the screen resolution is too low. Holiday the dog barks not because he is hungry or there is an intruder. He barks because the comfortable reality that he lived in has been shattered forever. Show More Summary
(vimeo link) There are more ancient Egyptian secrets than we can imagine waiting to be discovered underneath the sands of time. If only we could find the remote control! This video from Kheops Pyramides lets us in on one story that no one ever believed because there was no hard evidence to be found. -via Kuriositas
Did you know Jean Claude Van Damme was supposed to play the Predator? Probably not, because no one properly explained to him that the bright red rubber suit he was wearing wouldn't actually appear on film, so he quit. Thanks to this video, we now know the truth behind Van Damme's quest to finally show off his martial arts skills.
Hollywood was my (and many of my fellow gay dudes') only outlet, mainly because it was the only way we knew anything about being gay, since we didn’t have any peers or real life examples (most of the time, everyone has that uncle).
Chances are, if you're downloading an app to find donuts you probably already know where all the donuts are at all times, anyway.
Maybe you could have used those hot dog savings to buy a nicer microphone. This video may be older than dirt, but for some reason the Internet took until today to notice this gem of infomercial insanity. Before you ask: yes, they are...Show More Summary
by Emma Carmichael Maybe you're like Bobby and you've been aware of this very catchy lead single off of Ingrid Michaelson's new album, Lights Out (released yesterday) for a couple months now, or maybe you're like me and you had no idea. Either way, close out your humpday con Ingrid (and Robert, if you need the refresher). 0 Comments
Miss Piggy, portrayed as the iconic Laura Palmer.
1. Oh my god, mom, it’s a built-in wedge.
Although there’s always backlash against orientalism, designers, editors, directors, and photographers just don’t seem to care.
Whatever it is you're doing, just stop for a few minutes and check out Dan Newbie playing the Super Mario Bros. theme song with a couple of pencils on 48 wine glasses filled with tap water. The frying pan percussion is also an especially nice touch.
Babies are cute, sure, but why are they cute? AsapSCIENCE explains the science of "Baby Schema" and why we just want to pinch those widdle cheeks. Conversely, Earth Unplugged explains the science behind why some animals are so very ugly.
John Daly was at the Masters last week. While he was there, he teed off from a woman's mouth.
Enjoy, and don’t forget to pretend to study.
Asking for people's number is tough, especially if you've been getting rejected all day.
The driver of a BMD-2 airborne infantry fighting vehicle showed off his skills when he gunned his motor and carved up a couple of donuts in the streets of Slavyansk.