Stan Lee Sends Personalized YouTube Message To Shooting Victim — Excelsior!

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Stan “The Man” Lee is a magical human being. Recently, after Lee discovered that a victim of the Taft Union High School shooting was a Marvel Comics fan, the 90-year-old comic legend created a “Stan Lee” YouTube account (Really, that name wasn’t taken yet?) and recorded a personalized message for the fan, Bowe Cleveland. In […]

Explore The Best Viral Videos Of 2012 With YouTube’s Interactive Video Compilation

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Leave it to Google to take something easy and make it easier. God forbid YouTube just list the top videos of the year in a quick blog post. No, that would be too simple. We are dealing with YouTube and by proxy Google; a simple list will not cut it. Instead, the mad scientists over […]

Husky ‘Talking’ To Baby Doesn’t Deliver On Content For Time Invested [VIDEO]

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Maybe I’ve become spoiled by web pornography, but any time I see that a video on YouTube has a long run time now, I’m expecting to see a sweet payoff at the end. Maybe not a “pop shot” as its known in the perverted arts, but at least a little “thank you” for sticking around. Now, […]

It Happend One ‘Friday’: How Rebecca Black Influenced This Year’s Most Viral Videos

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2012 has been an incredible year for viral online video. A retrospective of 2012’s most successful videos tells a story of two very related running themes. The first, as the success of “KONY 2012” proved, was a web audience’s desire to shake off the previous year’s thick coating of cynicism for something more honest and […]

Why Video Responses Are Cheapening YouTube & Hurting Creators

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There are few things that suck harder than people trying to turn a profit from riding the coattails of more successful people. We’re talking the brother who sells his movie star sister’s hair brush online, the children of basically every hotel magnate – the dregs of society. YouTube has its own version of this phenomenon […]

YouTube Crazy People: ‘I Know The Vacuum Cleaner Man, He’s Seen My Tits’

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Ah, local news segments, you’ve really brought us the crème de la crème of real people who are more or less crazier than a pigeon in a Saltine factory. You’ve graced us with the immortal wisdom of Sweet Brown who would eventually go on to teach America’s children about efficient time management. Also, who can […]

Sparkles, Unicorns & Rainbows: Facebook Viral Video Asks ‘What If Money Didn’t Matter?’

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There is a new viral video in town, and it’s gaining popularity on Facebook of all places. No, people watching a Facebook video isn’t the news item, although it is pretty shocking. The questionably-punctuated video, “What if Money didn’t matter” has garnered over 22,000 likes and 195,000 shares. With a title like that it won’t […]

Watch This: Man Raps Chris Brown’s ‘Look At Me Now’ In ‘Family Guy’ Voices

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What could turn Chris Brown’s obnoxious “Look at Me Now” song into something that is more tolerable and perhaps even enjoyable? Paul Vlahos, a voice actor by day, has a collection of uploaded videos of himself doing”Family Guy” voices on his YouTube channel. His most recent video that is taking on a viral nature features himself […]

Watch This: YouTube Haiku Mashup is Sweet Nectar from the Internet Gods

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Hello rabid, dedicated fans of mine. It’s your boy DJ Drewster here, and I’m back with some more sweet nectar from the internet gods. I recently came across something that just .. described the Internet so well. “YouTube Haiku – Compilation #1,” is aptly named with its poetic editing of some of the Internet’s most […]

The Top 10 Viral Video Brands – Red Bull Ranks #1 [INFOGRAPHIC]

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Goviral, a leading distributor in branding entertainment content, recently did a study ranking the top 100 brands dominating the viral video industry. Surprisingly, Red Bull came out on top followed by powerhouse corporations like Google and Disney. I reached out to my friend Brendan Gahan at Mekanism for some insight on why Red Bull has […]

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