YouTube Video of a Fish Driving a Car Signals The Apocalypse is Nearing


Well, folks, I’ve officially seen it all. Justin Bieber has ended up being maladjusted, naked Hannah Montana is the biggest thing since … every other pop tartlet who’s ever gotten naked, I am an editor — that’s not the unbelievable part, asshole — of a magazine that mostly covers YouTubers (a magazine that inexplicably ended […]

Jogger Interviewed By the News Falls On Her Ass — Call It A Viral Hit [VIDEO]

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Two Portland joggers, Chelsea and Michael, earned themselves some viral views for jogging — and failing — in a storm. Stopping to talk with a news reporter, the duo explains that a storm is the best time for jogging. Then taking off, about 30 feet later, Chelsea falls on her ass, hard. Chelsea later posted […]

IceJJFish Has Unlistenable Worst Song Ever With ‘On the Floor’ — Is It His Fault?

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Someone is clearly having some fun at this “performer’s” expense. IceJJFish brings us his music video for “On the Floor.” Is it mean-spirited to do this? Probably. Is it wrong? No. That model is smokin’ hot and IceJJFish is clearly having a pretty good time. Here are some other questionable performances of note: Watch This: […]

Manufacturing An Art Form: Tate Roskelley Takes BMX Outside the Box [VIDEO]

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Tate Roskelley understands the nature of change. He clearly recognizes that modern BMX riding is in a transitional phase and that the art is evolving into the next stage of its metamorphosis. Or maybe he’s just a regular guy who can turn a trick on a bike like your mom turns tricks off ‘em? Roskelley […]

‘Minecraft’ the Movie: Brandon Laatsch Seeks To Make ‘Birth of Man’ Happen On Kickstarter


Now that “Minecraft” is a sensation, it only seems fitting that a “Minecraft” movie should follow. And if you’re going to crowdfund a really awesome spectacle, it seems only sensible that someone experienced with spectacle of that magnitude should handle it. Going to Kickstarter to seek funds for this enormous project, Brandon Laatsch, he of […]

Pocket Physician is Indiegogo Campaign With A Lionheart [Metaphorically, Of Course]

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Most of the time I just tear pop culture and new media a “new one” so every once in a while it feels good to be able to promote some positive aspect of social living … actually, I feel like I’ve said a lot of nice stuff lately, so the hell with that. I’ll still […]

Bill Nye Fights Creationism During Live Stream Debate RIGHT NOW

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Legendary scientist Bill Nye is enmeshed in a verbal battle of wits against a man, Ken Ham, who runs a museum positing the opinion that dinosaurs and man walked together. The debate, which is taking place at the museum called Answers in Genesis in Petersburg, Ky. Don’t waste your time reading the rest of this […]

WTF? Georgia Lawyer Has Most Badass Super Bowl Commercial Of All Time [VIDEO]

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Georgia attorney Jamie Casino might not have appeared in your lineup of ads for the Super Bowl, but if you lived in the deep South, his commercial was the one you most likely remembered. And today on the internet, with it going mega viral, it is being touted as “the one thing about the game […]

Budweiser Wins Super Bowl Ads This Year – On YouTube At Least [VIDEO]


Cute animals and beer now go together like the Denver Broncos and winning – at least according to YouTube audiences. Almost half of this year’s Super Bowl commercials have already been uploaded to YouTube in order to maximize their reach. And the clear winner? Budweiser. With 24,000,000 views and counting, the beer company has once […]

We’ve Found ‘Mike’: Man Finds Stranger Who Talked Him Out Of Suicide Six Years Earlier [VIDEO]

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His code name: “Mike.” Jonny Benjamin was attempting to take his life from a bridge in England in 2006. He’d just been diagnosed with a mental illness and felt there was no solution other than jumping to his death. A stranger saw him and talked him off the ledge before disappearing into the night. After […]

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