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Video is the slightly edgier brother of film. He has a better sense of humour and fun but he doesn’t stick around for long. For that reason we need to always be watching to bring you the freshest, funniest, coolest, most unbelievable and most astounding videos – the type that spread like a bad case of swine flu.

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Broadcast of weeping, screaming politician shocked viewers and went viral

Kenny Ong Contributor

By Kenny Ong in Video on Saturday 12 July 2014

A video clip of a weeping and screaming Japanese politician accused of dubious spending on trips has quickly gone viral. The video shows Ryutaro Nonomura, 47, a Hyogo Prefectural assemblyman, bursting into tears, uttering nonsensical phrases and banging on the desk in response to questions raised about his visits to a hot spring 106 times last year, and using public money totaling 3 million yen (US$30,000) at that.

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Everything Is Not Awesome: Greenpeace strike out at Lego’s partnership with Shell in this hard-hitting animation

Milo Sumner Contributor

By Milo Sumner in Video on Saturday 12 July 2014

In the latest stand in their campaign against drilling for oil in the arctic, Greenpeace have released a viral video aimed at shaming Lego into ending their partnership with Shell. The children’s toy manufacturer is involved in a partnership with the oil giant through which Lego toys are now distributed through Shell service stations.

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Sponsored Post: Make It With A Cowboy, with thanks from Sauza Tequila

Milo Sumner Contributor

By Milo Sumner in Video on Friday 11 July 2014

Step aside Old Spice man, you may be painfully perfect but this now it’s time for the Sauza cowboy. The eye-catching new campaign from the iconic Tequila brand features hunky American actor Jon Prescott as the wild west cowboy demonstrating how to make the perfect margarita. The essential ingredient is, of course, Sauza Blue.

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Imperial troops massing at Frankfurt Starport

Milo Sumner Contributor

By Milo Sumner in Video on Thursday 10 July 2014

This Summer you might be luckily enough to be heading away for a relaxing holiday. Chances are you’ll probably get there via the airport, the one-stop hub for all your earthbound transit needs. If you’re really pushing the boat out this vacation however, and have booked a lakeside villa on Naboo or a furry spa-retreat on Kashyyk, then we recommend you travel from the Imperial Starport in Germany. We do advise you to be wary as we have reports of heavy military presence on the ground.

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Men trying to throw rocks with their other hand is unexpectedly hilarious

Milo Sumner Contributor

By Milo Sumner in Video on Tuesday 8 July 2014

There isn’t a huge amount that needs to be said about this video. It’s a pure form of amusement that can’t easily be put into words, and yet it’s something we will all understand: the inherent difficulties that come with trying to perform basic motions with your other hand. I’m right-handed, like the majority of people, and I have problems turning on light switches with my left hand let alone writing. [watch the funny video here]

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Samuel L Jackson reminds the world how much of a badass he is

Milo Sumner Contributor

By Milo Sumner in Video on Saturday 5 July 2014

WARNING: Should you be out on the town and find yourself talking to a charming girl called Zoe Jackson, Beware! She may just be the daughter of world famous actor Samuel L Jackson, in which case you better tread carefully. Covering countless roles in his acting career, Jackson never fails to command an air of […]

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Girl confuses cow by training her as a horse

Kenny Ong Contributor

By Kenny Ong in Video on Friday 4 July 2014

Meet Luna, a cow that thinks she just might be a horse. No thanks to her owner Regina Mayer who trained Luna to gallop across the countryside and jump over hurdles. All these efforts made because her parents wouldn’t allow her to own a horse on their dairy farm in Laufen, Germany.

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The Universe is big and you’re small but this animation should reassure you

Milo Sumner Contributor

By Milo Sumner in Video on Thursday 3 July 2014

It’s very easy to feel tiny and insignificant when you consider not only the immense mind-boggling size of the universe, but also the unfathomably long time that it’s been around for. You, me and everybody else are inconsequential specks on the vast plain of existence.

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This is how you put on pants with no hands. Amazing!

Inigo del Castillo Contributor

By Inigo del Castillo in Video on Wednesday 2 July 2014

We are all witnesses. YouTube user ‘Now 夠了沒’ has shown us that it is possible to put on a pair of pants without using hands. It took him a bit of twisting and turning and doing some very unorthodox poses, but he got it done! [watch the amazing video here]

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Phew, this lucky couple came within inches of dying from a falling rock

Inigo del Castillo Contributor

By Inigo del Castillo in Video on Tuesday 1 July 2014

Looks like someone has a guardian angel – or a group of them. This video of a clothing factory in Czech Republic being demolished by explosives shows how one lucky couple was within inches of certain death. At around the 10-second mark of the video, you’ll see a huge chunk of rock stray from the demolition site and violently head towards the spectators. [watch the remarkable video here]

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Would you dare try this slip-and-slide that leads to a 50-foot drop off a cliff?

Inigo del Castillo Contributor

By Inigo del Castillo in Video on Friday 27 June 2014

Warning: Do not try this at home, granted your home conveniently has a 50-foot cliff. This is a video filmed in Lake Powell, near Padre Bay Utah. It shows a bunch of trained cliff-diving professionals riding a Slip ‘N Slide that ultimately leads to a 50-foot drop down into the waters below. [watch the video here]

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A Swan Lake performance that left millions slack-jawed

Kenny Ong Contributor

By Kenny Ong in Video on Wednesday 25 June 2014

There have been numerous productions of Swan Lake, from the ultra professional to the seriously funny, but none of them is as different as this jaw-dropping version performed by the Great Chinese State Circus.

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200 gram hamster drives 15 tonne truck in new Volvo advert

Milo Sumner Contributor

By Milo Sumner in Video on Tuesday 24 June 2014

The Internet is full of many strange and wonderful things, a breeding ground for the weird and whacky. This is perfectly summed up by a video that we recently stumbled across. Swedish car manufacturer Volvo has developed a new dynamic steering mechanism, the advert for which has gone viral. The steering works by replacing the driver’s arm-power with an electric motor, making even multi-tonne trucks a breeze to drive, but this is not what has drawn the attention of millions around the world.

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You gotta see this: hundreds of thousands of ducks flood a street

Inigo del Castillo Contributor

By Inigo del Castillo in Video on Wednesday 18 June 2014

Picture yourself driving down the street like any normal day. Suddenly, you hear the sound of quacking in the distance. You see a moving mass of something in the horizon, but you can’t make out what it is. The quacks get louder and louder until you realize what’s approaching you: a flash flood of ducks! Hundreds of thousands of them! It’s Duckmageddon!

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Sir Mix-A-Lot performed Baby Got Back with the Seattle Symphony and plenty of butt slapping ensued

Zolton Editor

By Zolton in Video on Saturday 14 June 2014

Ok, so the song was a hit back in 1992 (off the seminal album, Mack Daddy) but this version of Sir Mix-A-Lot’s Baby Got Back STILL sounds fresh today as performed by the, wait for it, Seattle Symphony. Yes, that’s right, Sir Mix-A-Lot is mixing it up. A lot. Check out the front row dancers in this performance who are hamming it up and butt slapping their way through the entire song. Priceless.

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