Spoiler Alert: VidCon Is Coming Soon And It’s Gonna Be Awesome!

img_1594

As the dew forms up on blossoming flowers, newborn woodland critters take their first steps, and Old Man Winter retreats back into the hell from whence he came, IT’S ALMOST TIME FOR VIDCON!!!!!!!! You know it, you love it, you crave it. It’s that time of year again when NMR can finally begin talking about […]

Are Deaf Jokes Funny? Viral Prank Is Political Correctness Time Bomb About To Explode [VIDEO]

Screen shot 2014-04-15 at 6.44.01 PM

Watching movies like “Bull Durham” always kind of made the minor leagues seem like an endless frat party — now I believe it. This video from channel Antihero Baseball reveals a prank that Triple A team Santa Fe played on Jeff Francoeur, a major leaguer sent down for a stint in the minors. While there, […]

Watch The World Die: British Pathé Films Puts Entire Historical News Archive On YouTube

Screen shot 2014-04-15 at 6.34.47 PM

Easily the most important newsreel footage of the past 100 years, British company Pathé has published their total archives on YouTube. Footage of such events as the Hindenburg disaster, the Titanic, both World Wars and numerous other historical events are now available for historians and students to use. The archive’s general manager, Alastair White, told […]

VitalyZDTV Gets Pwned In a Major Way By The Dudesons — Let The Prank War Begin [VIDEO]

Screen shot 2014-04-15 at 3.55.01 PM

And so began the great Prank War of 2014! The Dudesons have kicked the proverbial hornet’s nest in fucking up VitalyZDTV’s car, and now Vitaly has promised to punish the Finnish pranksters. “We wanted to give Vitaly some of his own medicine! And (we’re) looking forward to the payback… if he dares,” said Jukka of […]

Most Important YouTube Deal Yet? Freddie Wong’s Studio RocketJump Partners With Lionsgate

Screen shot 2014-04-14 at 5.22.47 PM

What could possibly beat the news that Relativity Media is trying to steal Maker Studios from Disney? How about the reveal that Freddie Wong’s studio RocketJump has partnered with LionsGate Films? The house that built “Video Game High School” is now in business with the production company responsible for “American Psycho,” “Twilight” and “The Hunger […]

Relativity Media Crosses Disney, Puts In Late Offer for Maker Studios

relativity-media-logo1

The Walt Disney Company has competition in their bid for Maker Studios: Relativity Media has lodged in their own offer for the MCN. In an eleventh hour effort on Sunday, film studio Relativity Media sent a letter to Maker’s board of directors proposing a deal that has the film studio exchanging $500 million in stock for […]

The Viral Late Night Landscape: Which Host Is Most Viral on YouTube?

latenightTVhosts-2014-fallon-kimmel-letterman-conan-colbert-stewart-chelsea-arsenio-ferguson-andy-585x231

With the need for attracting younger viewers via viral YouTube posts all but assured, the late night battle is going to get very tough when likely fan favorite Stephen Colbert joins the pack next year. But is the going as close as we think it is? Are all late night hosts created equal? Or does […]

‘Let’s Get Social’ Is Easily The Worst Song of 2014, Strong Contender For Ever [VIDEO]

Screen shot 2014-04-11 at 4.19.52 PM

Videos like this make me paranoid because this guy is clearly so proud of this stupid-ass song. Like he is so excited to admit he wrote it and he is so pleased with his little “rap” (at 3:50 — that is where this gets really cringey), it makes me think of anything I’ve ever done […]

Is This A Prank? VitalyZDTV, Roman Atwood & Dennis Roady Take YouTube Pranking To The Big Screen [VIDEO]

Screen shot 2014-04-10 at 8.11.45 PM

YouTube pranking is about to go to a whole new level — literally. Following in the footsteps of such YouTube progenitors as Alphacat, Grace Helbig, Mamrie Hart and Hannah Hart — VitalyZDTV, Roman Atwood and Dennis Roady are set to make the leap to the big screen. The movie is called “Natural Born Pranksters” and […]

Say it ain’t so, Joe [Bereta] … Elliott Morgan Leaves The SourceFed Family

Vince-Jeffries-e1354826391829

Sad news for Joe Bereta and the Sourcefed family — Elliott Morgan has peaced out. Posting a simple message to their Facebook wall, Sourcefed announced the heartbreaking news that the “J.C. Chasez of the Sourcefed family” (no, I will not tell you which person the other members are — or which one doesn’t get to […]

Rock On!

NewMediaRockstars is an online publication whose mission is to empower, inspire, and promote the independent new media community.

Connect