Sports reporters news blooper compilation

Monday, May 22, 2017

The guys from News Be Funny Videos (previously) compile the best news bloopers involving sports reporters.

How people define beauty around the world

Monday, May 22, 2017

Cut.com producer Blaine Ludy traveled around the world and asked people how they define beauty.


WatchCut Video

"Guardians of the Galaxy" told by emoji

Monday, May 22, 2017

Dismey has put together an emoji version of the original Guardians of the Galaxy.
Relive Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy in a brand new way! Join Star-Lord, Gamora, Drax, Rocket Raccoon, and Groot like you’ve never seen them before: as out-of-this-world emoji.
Previously: Moana told with emoji

Disney

World record for fastest time to pop 100 balloons by a dog

Monday, May 22, 2017

For his 9th birthday, Toby the Whippet set a new Guinness World Record for the fastest time to pop 100 balloons by a dog.


Guinness World Records | via

The history of tea

Monday, May 22, 2017

Educator Shunan Teng takes us through the history of tea, in this TED-Ed video animated by Steff Lee.
Tea is the second most consumed beverage in the world after water –– and from sugary Turkish Rize tea to salty Tibetan butter tea, there are almost as many ways of preparing the beverage as there are cultures on the globe. Where did this beverage originate, and how did it become so popular?

TED-Ed

"Game of Thrones" dating profiles

Friday, May 19, 2017

Voice actor and impressionist Scheiffer Bates (previously) imagines what the dating profile videos of characters from HBO's Game of Thrones would be like.


Scheiffer Bates

Book of the day: Ghostbusters, written by William Shakespeare

Friday, May 19, 2017


In his new book, Ministers of Grace: The Unauthorized Shakespearean Parody of Ghostbusters, artist and writer Jordan Monsell takes the screenplay from the 1984 Ghostbusters, originally written by Dan Aykroyd and Harold Ramis, and turns it into Shakespeare-style prose.
What if William Shakespeare had written Ghostbusters? In this reimagining of the classic 1984 film, author Jordan Monsell uses iambic pantameter, period prose, and historical engravings to weave a tale fit for the Bard. Who wilt thou call?



Take a peek in the book

Previously: Star Wars written by William Shakespeare, The Big Lebowski written by William Shakespeare

A brief history of goths

Friday, May 19, 2017

Educator Dan Adams takes a look at what the word "goth" meant in history, architecture, literature, music and fashion, in this TED-Ed video animated by Globizco.
What do fans of atmospheric post-punk music have in common with ancient barbarians? Not much ... so why are both known as "goths"? Is it a weird coincidence – or is there a deeper connection stretching across the centuries? Dan Adams investigates.

TED-Ed

Movie trailer: Logan Noir

Friday, May 19, 2017

In case you've missed it, 20th Century Fox is releasing a black-and-white version of Marvel's Logan, and the guys from We Got This Covered have put together a powerful trailer for the film, set to Johnny Cash's Hurt.


We Got This Covered

R.I.P. Chris Cornell

Thursday, May 18, 2017


Soundgarden and Audioslave frontman Chris Cornell has died last night in Detroit, Michigan, where he performed earlier with his band, Soundgarden. He was 52 years old. The cause of the rocker's "sudden and unexpected" death is currently unknown, though Detroit Police confirmed they are investigating a possible suicide.

The Mirror