Video

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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The singing garbage man of New York City

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By Rachel Oakley in Video on Friday 22 May 2015

They say to whistle while you work but in one man’s case, it’s all about hitting the high notes. Meet the most in-tune garbage collector in New York City. As he goes about his nightly route, this man belts out some crazy good tunes. In particular, Hoobastank’s ‘Same Direction’ and ‘Out Of Control’.

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Taylor Swift’s Shake it Off gets rotoscoped and is 100% more awesome

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By Rod Smith in Video on Thursday 21 May 2015

Taylor Swift’s Shake it Off music video has been given a makeover. The University of Newcastle’s first year animation students were each asked to rotoscope two seconds of the clip in any way their hearts’ desired.

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GoPro captures tiny black birds feeding in the nest

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By Rachel Oakley in Video on Thursday 21 May 2015

Harvey Young got the greatest surprise in his garden recently – a mother black bird and her babies. Their nest was located right at the back of his yard and had been created three weeks before the birds hatched.

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Tortoises eating tiny pancakes is all you need to feel good today

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By Inigo del Castillo in Video on Thursday 21 May 2015

Goes to show that everyone loves pancakes. Well, almost everyone. In this short video by BuzzFeed Blue, sulcate tortoises Oz, George, Tails, and Ralph are all treated to a healthy serving of pancakes. Most of them quickly dive into their meal (who wouldn’t?), save for one little guy who simply walks away. Maybe because they […]

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Gentlemen, play with yourself, it might just save your life

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By David Jackson in Video on Thursday 21 May 2015

Much like cancer, a viral idea can really spread when it’s left to its own devices. And that was the plan with this incognito message for testicular cancer, aimed at young Aussie men in the vulnerable age group of 20-39. With 70% of them watching adult movies online, it was the perfect time to reach them: when they already had their pants down.

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A drone captured Dolphins surfing in Australia and it’s pretty magical to watch

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By Rachel Oakley in Video on Friday 15 May 2015

Aussie beaches are pretty spectacular, but what makes them even more spectacular? A pod of, say, 100 dolphins surfing! Dave Riggs captured this footage of playful dolphins off the coast of Western Australia. It was filmed with a quadcopter and as the video continues on, you get to see just how many bottlenose dolphins came to the surfing party – so many!

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Sully the Saint Bernard doesn’t want his dad to leave the bed, ever

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By Rachel Oakley in Video on Friday 15 May 2015

It’s just one of those days. Sully the Saint Bernard just doesn’t want to leave the bed and she sure as heck doesn’t want her owner to leave either. In this cute video, Sully has just greeted her owner home and he’s a little stuck. Stuck under an enormous – yet very loving – Saint Bernard.

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Mum captures her four-year-old’s tantrum perfectly on video

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By Rachel Oakley in Video on Friday 15 May 2015

Oh, the joys of living with a four-year-old! They want to make sure you know who’s boss (them!) and they’re not afraid to pull out some tantrum ninja moves on you to get what they want (even if you thought their tantrum days were over). One mum knows this all too well. Her daughter can put on a mean tantrum at the drop of a hat. But this time Mum was prepared.

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Alex wants his mum to find a boyfriend so he made this adorable video for her suitors

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By Rachel Oakley in Video on Thursday 14 May 2015

Alex Lyngaas must be the coolest son around. Not only is he cool with his mum dating again, but he’s gone out of his way to find his mum Eva a partner. He sat his mum down and asked her to watch a little video he made, and to Eva’s surprise, it was all about her.

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2 girls, 1 cockroach: a game where contestants try to blow a bug into each other’s mouths

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By Inigo del Castillo in Video on Thursday 14 May 2015

Aaaand Japan has outdone themselves once again! On the Japanese variety show ‘AKBingo!’, two girls participated in a disgusting contest that’s similar to tug-of-war. Except this one involves a cockroach.

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Guy pretends to work at Wholefoods and fools each customer with his fancy organic gibberish

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By Rachel Oakley in Video on Thursday 14 May 2015

Whole Foods stocks some of the tastiest foods around, but this chain of grocery stores sometimes attracts a certain customer who likes to eat all-organic, all-natural foods without even knowing why they’re eating it. You know, they’re the people eating it because it’s hip. So one guy decided to pretend to work at Whole Foods and have a little fun with the customers shopping there.

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This husband’s reaction to his wife being pregnant is so touching

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By Rachel Oakley in Video on Thursday 14 May 2015

Doug Price and his wife were entering a contest to win a trip to Aruba by making a video. His wife first tells the camera that she and Doug travelled to Aruba on their honeymoon 10 years ago and that… oh wait, she’s pregnant!

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Toddler gives her pet Bull Terrier a thorough checkup in the cutest way possible

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By Rachel Oakley in Video on Thursday 14 May 2015

Toddler Noa loves playtime, but playtime is a little boring when she’s all by herself. So she grabbed the best playmate a toddler could find: her dog Neckar. In this adorable video, Noa gives Neckar a full examination, pretending that he’s at the Vet’s. She’s got the stethoscope to test his heart, a play syringe to administer goodness-knows-what to Neckar’s paw, an otoscope to check her dog’s ears (all clear!), and a plessor to check Neckar’s reflexes.

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Without safety gear, two guys climb world’s second tallest tower illegally to take epic selfies

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By Inigo del Castillo in Video on Wednesday 13 May 2015

A year ago, buddies Vadim Makharov and Ritaliy Raskalov illegally but successfully scaled the 632-metre-tall Shanghai Tower. Now they’re back in China, and this time they climbed the world’s 2nd tallest skyscraper, the Ping An Finance Center. Oh and they did it all without wearing any safety harnesses.

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Asiatic bear walks upright, makes us all feel beary uncomfortable

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By Rachel Oakley in Video on Tuesday 12 May 2015

Err, so what’s more awkward? Watching a gorilla walk upright or an Asiatic bear? You be the judge in this next video, proudly brought to you by awkward feelings and WTF.

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