In 2012, Chicago Lawyer Shaun Sperling uploaded a twenty year old video of himself dancing to Madonna’s song Vogue at his Bar Mitzvah. The video went viral, with over 1.3 million views on YouTube. Listen as we talk with Shaun about how Madonna and her music ultimately helped him find himself, life after the media spectacle and squeezing the juice out of his 15 minutes of fame.
In 2005, the limit was 10 minutes per video, so let's start with the short one. Ten years ago, every group of friends had that one weird person who had curated a vast library of bizarre videos they found online. Then, YouTube was invented. Show More Summary
It's the last sound you'll ever laugh at. Don't hit play! The sound of this child's laughter will haunt your dreams! You'll wake up in the middle of the night, breathless from all the giggling you've been doing in your sleep. YouTube...Show More Summary
Fear and Loathing in the AV Industry YouTube user Margot Douaihy comes through for us with this upload that's sure to delight any fans of American literary legend Hunter S. Thompson. Thompson, who is most famous as the author of Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas, wasn't just the original gonzo journalist. Show More Summary
Children nowadays know how to operate smartphones even before they start crawling. By the time they’re 2 or 3, they know better
Google has launched a service called YouTube Kids, a new version of the internet’s leading destination for video aimed squarely at children. The post Google Launches ‘YouTube Kids,’ a New Family-Friendly App appeared first on WIRED.
Upset? This bird is your new spirit animal. Remember how annoyed you felt when you got really into the first two seasons of Don't Trust the B in Apartment 23 on Netflix, only to discover that the show was canceled? YouTube member Katie Vannoy's cockatoo, Gotcha, gets it. Show More Summary
Summary: Morbid, irreverent and funny, but a subtle and compassionate humanism runs throughout. Caitlin Doughty is a mortician, the creator of a popular YouTube series answering questions about the funeral industry, and the founder of the Order of the Good Death, a “death acceptance” organization dedicated to helping people reconcile with mortality. Her book Smoke [Read More...]
It's time to suit up! YouTube stars Grace Helbig and Hannah Hart are the latest to become superheroes. In fact, the pair will be Legendary Entertainment's first female superheroes as they take on the remake "Electra Woman and Dyna Girl.""Electra...Show More Summary
In the documentary Twinsters, a young French fashion student named Anaïs Bordier accidentally finds a YouTube video of a woman who looks just like her. That girl, Samantha Futerman, was an aspiring actress living in Los Angeles and was born the same day as Bordier in Busan, South Korea and also put up for adoption. Show More Summary
Shonda Rhimes didn't like Lady Gaga's Oscar performance, 'Empire' star Jussie Smollett talks Jamal's coming out, Prince William and Kate Middleton make YouTube videos, and more celebrity news.
Grace Helbig and Hannah Hart, two of YouTube's biggest stars, will appear in a reboot of the 1970s TV show "Electra Woman and Dyna Girl."
I just did something I haven't done in about 10 months. Buy packs, rip them, and post the results to YouTube.
YouTube Link: Roasted CabbageMore Videos: Helen's Kitchen Channel
Rolfe Winkler, reporting for the WSJ: The online-video unit posted revenue of about $4 billion in 2014, up from $3 billion a year earlier, according to two people familiar with its financials, as advertiser-friendly moves enticed some big brands to spend more. Show More Summary
Here’s Senate Transportation Chair Curtis King (R-Yakima) explaining how he came up with $11 billion in new tax authorization for Sound Transit (over 15 years) instead of the $15 billion ST asked for (at 18:20 if the Youtube link doesn’t work correctly). Well the theory was they asked for 15. From my limited knowledge, people […]
Telemedicine abortion care isn't available in Alabama, but a state representative told local media the law would "stop it before it starts." Image: Governor Asa Hutchinson/Youtube The post Arkansas Governor Signs Telemedicine Abortion Ban appeared first on RH Reality Check.
YouTuber Versiris began a new series of videos introducing Pok é mon through adorably animated Pok é dex entries, narrated by a GLaDOS-like voice. The first entry features my personal favorite Pok é mon, Cubone. Cubone's story is really sad, so things get a little depressing for the first video. Show More Summary
If confirmed, Lynch will become the first Black woman to serve as attorney general of the United States. Image: The White House/Youtube The post Loretta Lynch Nomination Clears Senate Judiciary Committee appeared first on RH Reality Check.
In mid-February back in 2005, a trio of PayPal employees founded YouTube.com and the world would soon never be the same. Without exaggeration, YouTube literally changed the way the masses consumed and generated video content. While the...Show More Summary