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Action Bill, A LEGO Stop-Motion Short Film About William Shatner Traveling Back in Time to Kill William Shakespeare

5 minutes agoOdd : Laughing Squid

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 [...]

Comedians On Psychedelic Drugs

14 minutes agoOdd : Neatorama

(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

Video: Bart Gellman and Cory opening for Ed Snowden at SXSW

1 hour agoOdd : Boing Boing

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).

Meet Little Miss Sunshine

4 hours agoOdd : Neatorama

(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: A Dog Barking at Itself Barking at Itself Barking at Itself

9 hours agoOdd : Neatorama

(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

Les Pyramides d'Égypte

14 hours agoOdd : Neatorama

(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

Jean Claude Van Damme Hated Being the Predator, Because Its “Green Screen” Suit Looked Dumb

14 hours agoOdd : Geekosystem

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.

New app finds the nearest donuts and slowly kills you

15 hours agoOdd : Death and Taxes

Chances are, if you're downloading an app to find donuts you probably already know where all the donuts are at all times, anyway.

Products you don't want: 7 lb. hot dogs.

15 hours agoOdd : Happy Place

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

Ingrid Michaelson, "Girls Chase Boys"

16 hours agoOdd : The Hairpin

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

Orientalism Is Not Kawaii

16 hours agoOdd : Thought Catalog

Although there’s always backlash against orientalism, designers, editors, directors, and photographers just don’t seem to care.

Super Mario Bros. Theme Song Played on Wine Glasses and a Frying Pan Will Make You Feel Like You’re on a Cruise Ship

16 hours agoOdd : Geekosystem

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.

Why Are Babies Cute? Because Science, That’s Why! Let AsapSCIENCE Explain

16 hours agoOdd : Geekosystem

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.

Guys Picking Up Guys Is So Much Different Than Girls Picking Up Girls

17 hours agoOdd : Thought Catalog

Asking for people's number is tough, especially if you've been getting rejected all day.

Fast and Furious: Ukrainian Drift ?

17 hours agoOdd : The Daily What

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.

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