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A video made completely of clips found on YouTube

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By Nick Sullivan in Video on Tuesday 27 September 2011

Everynone’s latest video, Laughs, is fantastic. Once again they’ve produced a gem. It is simpler than Words, but is still such a creative and uplifting video. You can’t help but grin watching it.

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YouTube mash-up of Radiohead’s Paranoid Android

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By Zolton in Video on Friday 24 June 2011

This is awesome. YouTube user OHADI22 has spent a good portion of time splicing together 36 of the many cover versions of Radiohead’s acoustic epic Paranoid Android to create the ultimate YouTube cover version. We salute.

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Someone to Sit With: conceptual YouTube videos

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By Ken Tanaka in Video on Monday 6 June 2011

YouTube is full of hidden examples of Conceptual Art. In Someone to Sit With, a man named Joe has created videos of himself doing mundane tasks in order to keep the viewer company. One of his more popular videos, Someone to smoke with, includes this simple description: ‘Hi, I’m Joe. I’ll go out for a […]

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Tonetta: the unlikeliest of YouTube celebrities

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By Gerry Mak in New Music on Friday 13 May 2011

Toronto-based musician Tonetta (real name Tony something) is the unlikeliest of YouTube celebrities, coming across as an unnerving basement-dwelling serial killer with an unhealthy obsession with Leonard Cohen, William Burroughs, and all things perverted.

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Amy Sedaris’ YouTube Channel

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By Lamia Larkin in Video on Saturday 19 February 2011

Attention attention, Amy Sedaris has her own YouTube channel.

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Zero Views: YouTube videos yet to take off

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By Michelle Wilding in Video on Monday 30 August 2010

Zero Views is an online collection of YouTube videos that are yet to take off. Although the curated concept is rather odd, the unwatched but deserving uploads are quick to surpass zero views once they’re featured on this viral site.

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YouTube Radio

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By Gerry Mak in New Trends on Wednesday 21 July 2010

Flash has interactive functionality that YouTube has until now not fully utilized. Guy Dayan along with a small team of musicians and artists, has changed this with YouTube Radio, an interactive video that allows you to click on various buttons to change the accompanying music.

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Downfall parodies removed from YouTube

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By Gerry Mak in Video on Wednesday 28 April 2010

In response to Constantin Film AG recently making YouTube remove many of the parody clips of Hitler’s freak out scene in the film Downfall, user Plankhead has posted another video in which Hitler freaks out about Hitler videos getting removed from YouTube. The clip represents yet another little skirmish between old media and new.

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Cracked Youtube Analysis

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By Gerry Mak in Cool Websites on Tuesday 8 December 2009

Cracked just published an hilarious analysis of YouTube featuring a couple graphs and a satirical wiki-like description of the site. The breakdown of the various comments makes me laugh because it affirms what I’ve been saying for years.

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Youtube Street Fighter

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By Francis Andrews in Video on Thursday 22 January 2009

Youtube have created an interactive version of Street Fighter that’s playable straight off their website. You click on the flashing buttons that crop up on the side of the video and then, somehow, your opponent is suddenly pulverised with a flying headbutt, or whatever else takes your fancy.

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Aussie father-and-son team creates cartoons out of pancakes

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By Inigo del Castillo in New Food and Packaging on Monday 29 June 2015

As if pancakes didn’t look delectable enough, Melbourne-based father-and-son team ‘Tiger Tomato’ had to turn the beloved breakfast item into art, infusing them with colour and sculpting them into edible cartoon characters.

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Cat hangs on for dear life after accidentally ending up on plane wing

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By Inigo del Castillo in Video on Tuesday 23 June 2015

If you’ve seen that new Mission Impossible trailer, you probably know that one scene wherein Tom Cruise clings onto a plane right as it takes off. Well, here’s the real-life version, and with a better protagonist: a cat!

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This intense subway platform dance will make you want to groove

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By Rachel Oakley in Video on Friday 19 June 2015

Not all subway dance routines are welcome (especially in a place like NYC), but on the other coast of the U.S. – in L.A., to be precise – there is an appreciation for public dance most of us don’t even know about.

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Melbourne’s second oldest pub is now the hottest live music venue in town

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By Play Melbourne in Cool Travel on Friday 19 June 2015

From the outside, The Grace Darling Hotel looks like an untouchable piece of history. But beyond the bluestone – built in 1854 – is one of Melbourne’s hottest live music venues, and you’re invited to rock out with the best of ‘em.

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Take Reddit’s ‘Try Not To Laugh Challenge’ in 7 minutes

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By Rachel Oakley in Video on Thursday 18 June 2015

Over the weekend a thread on Reddit blew up asking people to name their favourite video that was 10 seconds or less. And boy were there some doozies! YouTuber Fraxinus Excelsior decided to put some of these clips together to create a very special challenge.

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