Videos

Teenage Superstars ( Acoustic ) ~ Scars On 45

Wow! Once Aimee Driver’s vocals started, I was hooked. Powerful performance. I want more! Sadly, I think Aimee stopped performing with the band. Sad me.

(I’ll) Take you home ~ Scars on 45

By the start of the first chorus to Take You Home by Scars on 45, I can feel the tears well up for some reason. Not sure why I have such a quick, emotional response, but I guess sometimes art does that to you.

Bait package reaction video featuring glitter bomb & fart spray

Justice for package thieves is achieved with this "over-engineered" bait package that took 6 months for a serious, young engineer to design and build (with help from his talented nerd friends). The reaction of the package thieves to the dispersal of...

Domesticated foxes ~ Are they like dogs?

I'd watched a documentary some years ago about a Russian scientist who, in 1959 or so, started trying to domesticate foxes in hopes of discovering how wolves were domesticated into dogs. Surprisingly, the answer to that question still remains a mystery. This video...
What kind of cars have lowest insurance rates?

What kind of cars have lowest insurance rates?

Another sensible tip from Houston auto mechanic Scotty Kilmer—this time about auto insurance. If you're trying to select a car model with the lowest insurance rates, go with models with the smaller engine (4 cylinders over 6 cylinders) and seek out 4-door sedans. You...

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Why Presidents like working with dictators

Why Presidents like working with dictators

New York Post John Podhoretz columnist makes an interesting point on Morning Joe about why American Presidents tend to like working with dictators (Trump is not entirely alone). When a President ask a dictator for a favor, the dictator can deliver on that favor right...

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F*ck That! ~ A Guided Meditation

F*ck That! ~ A Guided Meditation

WARNING! NSFW due to language.  F*ck That!  The only other guided meditation I'd enjoy more might be the "Beer Drinker's Guide to Nirvana" and "Taco Bell's Transcendental Meditation with Extra Cheese"—it's got to be a thing, right?...

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Sina’s drum cover of My Sharona by The Knack

Sina’s drum cover of My Sharona by The Knack

Born in 1999, Sina is a young German drummer and musician who has been doing drum covers on YouTube since she was about 14 years-old. This is her recent drum cover video of "My Sharona" by The Knack, which I'm embarrassed to say was an anthem, of sorts, at my Catholic...

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How Bucky the Beaver lived with a human family

How Bucky the Beaver lived with a human family

This video gives Just a taste of what it's like to have a beaver live with a human family. I couldn't stop smiling as I watched. The footage was taken in 1988, which begs the question: What happened to Bucky? Well, after two years with the Lund family featured in the...

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Chris Stuckmann review of Venom

Chris Stuckmann review of Venom

Chris Stuckmann's movie reviews are always thoughtful and combine the passions of a movie fan with the critical eye of a filmmaker.  I don't always agree with his conclusions, but I always take his point of view seriously. Here's a particularly frank review from Chris...

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Why some new car engines burn oil – Scotty Kilmer

Why some new car engines burn oil – Scotty Kilmer

Here's a good example of why I like Houston auto mechanic Scotty Kilmer's videos. Scotty reveals the dirty little secrets auto manufacturers don't want you to know. In this video, Scotty explains why new, well-designed and built cars should NOT burn oil. And if your...

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