One Week – Barenaked Ladies ~ College Humor Parody

Like so many others, once I heard Barenaked Ladies One Week, I couldn't get it out of my head. Then it was played again and again and again.... This parody by College Humor is spot on. Lyrics in video subtitles. And in case you're masochistic, or nostalgic, or just...

Tornado Alley, U.S.A.

Below are just a few of the spectacular images taken over the course of only a month in the notorious Tornado Alley, U.S.A. To see more Tornado Alley photos, view the album from WJLA. Source: GALLERY: Extreme weather in Tornado Alley | WJLA

My job is TOP SECRET…

I laughed so hard when I saw this t-shirt. My job is TOP SECRET Even I don't know what I'm doing

The Walking Dead ~ Bad Lip Reading

Bad lip reading of The Walking Dead ~ Totally hilarious. One of the best of the Bad Lip Reading series. NSFW due to sexual innuendo and farts...lots of farts. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jR4lLJu_-wE "The Walking (And Talking) Dead" — A Bad Lip Reading of The...

“Great Recession” public assets land grab ~ Michael Hudson

I didn't plan on watching the whole talk by Economist Michael Hudson but, as an old MBA student, I couldn't let go. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JZQqrxHGcoQ Hudson makes the argument that executives running the conventional banking system have created a false belief...

The value of social competition in changing human behavior

Social competition appears to be a vital part of the solution to getting humans to change their behavior. Focusing on doom and gloom just isn't the right message.   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DkZ7BJQupVA

What democracy demands of religious values ~ Obama quote

This is a superb quote from President Barack Obama. As a former Catholic, this speaks to how I feel religious values should inform the laws and government policy of our democracy. It seems the only way if we hope to stay a true melting pot of cultures. “Democracy...

Stephen Fry ~ American Prisons Facts

Stephen Fry shares some shocking statistics about the American prison system, which is heavily populated by black (African-American) men who, while in prison, are forced to assemble many consumer goods we buy....Listen to find out more....

When one door of happiness closes…

When one door of happiness closes, another opens; but often we look so long at the closed door that we do not see the one which has been opened for us. ~ Helen Keller "Ramen" to that!  This Helen Keller quote points to a common seed of  depression. When I'm depressed,...

Clever Tampax Ad ~ When Swimming with Sharks

I know, I should be ashamed. But I thought this was a clever ad...if in poor taste—No pun intended!...I'm going to hell. Via Ads of the World

Long Way Round – Stereophonics

Ewan McGregor and Charley Boorman used the Stereophonics song Long Way Round (and variations) for their Long Way travel series. Warning: It's an earworm. Long way Round ~ Stereophonics Remember me my love, I'm the one you're dreaming of Going for a ride, I'll keep you...

OneRepublic – Counting Stars – Video/Lyrics

Where have I been?! Totally missed this brilliant OneRepublic tune. Counting Stars - OneRepublic Lately, I've been, I've been losing sleep Dreaming about the things that we could be But, baby, I've been, I've been praying hard Said, no more counting dollars, we'll be...

BALLiSTIC – Sci-Fi | Action short film by Film Riot

BALLiSTIC is a science fiction/action short film written & directed by Ryan Connolly. Set in the near future, BALLiSTIC drops viewers into a violent episode involving a young woman (played by Hannah Ward) being pursued by a "bunch of armed bad guys." Typical...

Oats Studios – Volume 1 – Rakka

Volume 1 of Rakka begins a thrilling, visceral story I dearly hope gets completed. Coming out of Oats Studios, directed by Neill Blomkamp and starring Sigourney Weaver, this short film hooked me quick and never let go. Great ride.

Florence Pugh Eats 11 English Dishes

Florence Pugh's modern, almost boyish mannerisms create a fun contrast to her Victorian (?) attire in this video where she eats  "a bunch of British food." Done for Vogue, this nicely produced video of a very witty Florence Pugh (pronounced "pew") was surprisingly...