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.
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 […]
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
These cats sure know where to get their Vitamin D. In a timelapse video uploaded by YouTube user Mitsuru Yasui, eight cats cluster together to sunbathe and nap under a narrow strip of sunlight passing through a window.
In Australia, nearly everything will try to kill you – even the octopuses. YouTube user Porsche Indrisie was taking a video of a crab in Yallingup, Western Australia, when an octopus leapt out of the water to strangle the crustacean. It’s every bit as epic as it is unexpected.
Catching flies with chopsticks just got a lot more plausible. YouTuber Dave Hax – who previously taught us how to build a crossbow using office supplies – is back with a tutorial that will instantly make you a master at handling chopsticks.
This 21-year old filmmaker needed some help in the dating department. Wanting to test out a new social experiment, as well as make an interesting YouTube video, Joe asked his 89-year-old grandpa for some help. After convincing his grandpa, Joe asked: ‘What other grandpa helps get his grandson laid?’ He proudly responded, ‘No one!’ Ha!
Two years ago, Dug was just another abandoned dog without a loving home. Her luck would soon turn, fortunately, when she’d get adopted by cosplayer and Pixar fan Steve Minty. Today, Dug’s enjoying life living in the comforts of her own flying house.
Common sense tells us that’s it’s never polite to comment on a stranger’s breasts. But if you absolutely have to, this is probably the smoothest way of doing it (read: the way least likely way to get slapped in the face). The guys over at YouTube channel ‘NelkFilmz’ came up with a clever way to compliment a girl’s boobs; that is to not actually compliment them.