(YouTube link) Metafilter has a roundup of hockey players doing videos of Christmas songs, most of them lip-synched to someone else's music, performed by quite a few players who'd obviously rather be doing something else. Then in the...Show More Summary
I look forward to this inspiring trailer every year. Click PLAY or watch it on YouTube. Check when the World Tour reaches your area.
On Monday a video of Manchester United legend Paul Scholes scoring a wonderful lob from own half in five-a-side football went viral, and now another brilliant clip from the game has come out on YouTube. Scholes broke the deadlock in an over-35 league match between Chadderton Park Legends and Chaddy Park Veterans when the ginger genius scored directly from a [...]
(YouTube link) I've trained rats to find their way through a maze to get to food, but can you train a dog to negotiate a maze to find his beloved master? Andrew Himelson and his family plowed a maze through the deep snow in their yard to find out. Show More Summary
Rebecca Black rose to fame thanks to her almost-too-awful-to-be-real song and music video “Friday,” and on Black Friday the singer decided to revisit her viral hit. Rebecca made a YouTube video last week, taking the time to sit down and watch her 2011 hit “Friday” herself. Show More Summary
U.K. diving star and Olympic bronze medallist Tom Daley has confirmed what many gay men around the world had hoped. In a frank, five-minute YouTube video he posted today to his YouTube channel, which has racked up more than a half-million...Show More Summary
Benny and Rafi Fine (aka The Fine Brothers) have new representation. The comedy duo responsible for the incredibly popular Kids/Teens/Elders/YouTubers React series, the transmedia program MyMusic, and a handful of other online video hits recently took their talents and their 7+ million aggregate YouTube subscribers to WME. Show More Summary
The cover song is the bread and butter of many successful YouTube musicians. Recording a rendition of the latest Lady Gaga or Taylor Swift song is a surefire way to draw in lots of viewers while also showcasing personal chops. Recently, however, covering songs has become a tenuous process. Show More Summary
It's another installment of the weekly Tubefilter Chart of the Top 50 Most Viewed U.S. YouTube Channels and when one female pop star falls from the top, another one is right there to take her place. Chart Toppers Last week it was Rihanna. Show More Summary
And now for something completely different (which I actually kind of admire, in an anthropological sense), here’s Carl Wilson explaining on Slate “What you can learn about music—and humanity—from the YouTube comments on Bob Seger’s “Night Moves”: … Everyone knows that unmoderated comments sections are generally toxic dumps that you’d best not wade into unless [Read more...]
In a very brave and inspiring move, Olympic diver Tom Daley has come out as bisexual via a video posted to his YouTube channel. Read more...
I don't know much about the origin of this video that I just came across. Boasting unusually high production value, it's a slick propaganda piece that was (re?)posted a year ago by YouTube user IndiaEternal under the title "PakistanShow More Summary
The Minnesota man who “let it snow” by throwing money off a Mall of America balcony on Black Friday wants to do it again — even after receiving a citation. “If you would direct all your friends to my original YouTube video, that way YouTube can pay me and …
The British Olympic diver, Tom Daley, a national hero, fell in love earlier this year. With another man. He went public today. And what’s so stirring about the Youtube is not just how social media gives people such astonishing control over their public face, but how Daley, who qualified for the Beijing Olympics at fourteen […]
(YouTube link) When you travel backwards in time, there is always the danger of creating a paradox, in which two different timelines are created. They would run parralel, but might not be at all alike. One Minute Galactica looks at one of the possibilities, using the plotline from the movie Back To The Future. What happens next could even be catastrophic! NSFW language.
You're sitting in a New York City Starbucks location, and more than 20 people in the place begin re-enacting an iconic scene from a film starring Kurt Russell. Improv Everywhere took its "Movies In Real Life" YouTube series to one coffee...Show More Summary
The Alliance Defending Freedom (formerly the Alliance Defense Fund) has recapped all their 2013 work in the name of Jesus with a five-minute YouTube clip. Jeremy Hooper writes at Good As You: I love how they act like the historic Supreme Court rulings on marriage just kind of happened. Show More Summary
As the Lions’ kicking game continues to struggle, the team is at least checking on the availability of replacements. But for now, they’re sticking with David Akers. Havard Rugland, the Norwegian YouTube sensation known as Kickalicious, was among multiple kickers who worked out for the Lions today. Tim Twentyman of the team’s website reports, however,…
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British diving star, Olympic medalist, and former World Champion Tom Daley came out and announced he was gay in a YouTube video. Daley's announcement comes on the heels of Jason Collins, Robbie Rogers, and several other prominent athletes...Show More Summary