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Educational Videos as Music Videos

Educational Videos as Music Videos

(Flashing images) Tom Scott went to great lengths to have a bit of fun at the expense of music videos. In this clip, he breaks down the often incoherent and artificial nature of music videos, while demonstrating said aspects at the same time. It’s the silence that gets us.

California Games: 30 Years Later

California Games: 30 Years Later

If you never played the 1980s computer game California Games, load up a copy today. French creative studio ELMØ decided to reimagine the game for the 21st century, amping up the intensity to 11 for today’s crowd with extra zombies, gore, and garbage.

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SNL: Beta Force

SNL: Beta Force

Saturday Night Live’s latest fake commercial pokes fun at all of those testosterone supplements designed to restore virility and manliness, while reminding us that sometimes we just need to let nature take its course instead of trying to fight it.

Fast Travel in Real Life

Fast Travel in Real Life

Getting from place to place in video game worlds can be a drag. Hence the inclusion of overview maps and teleportation to zip your character over long distances quickly. Nukazooka envisions same tech applied to the real world. We’d just use it to skip traffic jams.

Arby’s Things That Are Yum

Arby’s Things That Are Yum

Botnik Studios took The Killers’ track All These Things That I’ve Done, and reworked it using words found in commercials and YouTube reviews of Arby’s fast food. As random as it seems, it was 100% effective at convincing us we need the meats for lunch today.

Yahoo! Answers in the ’80s

Yahoo! Answers in the ’80s

Squirrel Monkey imagines what Yahoo! Answers would be like if it existed in the 1980’s. Aside from the graphics, it doesn’t seem too different from what we have today. You’d still get lots of stupid questions, lots of stupid answers and lots of trolls.

2018 Trailer Trash-Up

2018 Trailer Trash-Up

“Welcome to the most advanced nation in the world! Where we choose our leader based on who fights best in shallow water.” ArtSpear Entertainment pokes fun at the trailers for Black Panther, Venom, Pacific Rim Uprising, Tomb Raider, Solo and more.

How Solo Should Have Ended

How Solo Should Have Ended

Han Solo named himself and is tired of all the pointless fighting and potential lovers. Qi’ra can’t wait to be alone for reasons. Lando drops the hottest single in the galaxy. All that and more in How It Should’ve Ended’s parody of Solo: A Star Wars Story.

Sample of My Pasta

Sample of My Pasta

“I’m gonna get some peaches, gonna put ’em in a pan…” You don’t need to know K-Pop boy band BTS to get a chuckle from Bad Lip Reading’s latest music video. Funny thing is, these could be the actual lyrics to IDOL, and it would make just as much sense to us.

Unofficial Trader Joe’s Commercial

Unofficial Trader Joe’s Commercial

“It’s the stuff that’s organic, and the stuff that’s not. It’s the cars that won’t fit in the parking lot.” If you’ve ever shopped at a Trader Joe’s, you will immediately relate to every single word in carlsfinefilms‘ little ditty that dates all the way back to 2009.

The Conjuring Honest Trailer

The Conjuring Honest Trailer

“Lorraine is a combination of Dr. Strange and Jean Grey, while Ed is… also there.” The Conjuring movies are legit scary, but there’s a lot to laugh about them as well. Screen Junkies points out the franchise’s love for children’s toys, expository dialogue and more.

Super Human Interview

Super Human Interview

What if superheroes had to interview for jobs like us mere mortals? We suppose they’d be subject to the same sort of scrutiny and rejection we often experience. We’re guessing it would only be worse if your superpowers sucked, as CalebCity shows us.

The Greatest One Shot Fight Scene

The Greatest One Shot Fight Scene

In RocketJump’s short film, Freddie Wong contacts his best super agent to retrieve his movie tickets, leading to an absolutely and undeniably “one shot” fight scene that parodies action movie moves. It’s technically true though.

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Avengers: Infinity War Honest Trailer

Avengers: Infinity War Honest Trailer

Screen Junkies finally takes on the mega movie of the year, and they only needed one part to do it. Watch and look back on Avengers: Infinity War, a movie about Thanos the color-changing rock collector, who’s also on a quest to erase blockbuster movie franchises.

If Only Venom Had Eyes

If Only Venom Had Eyes

Yeah, after watching the latest trailer for Venom, we have no idea how he sees without pupils and irises either. The guys at Evil Ice Cream Pictures did their best “there, I fixed it” job on the Marvel anti-hero by giving him the gift of sight. Well, it’s better than googly eyes.

Slightly Wrong T-Shirts

Slightly Wrong T-Shirts
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“Pro Tip: Insist the quote is 100% accurate.” Such is the advice of the folks behind Slightlywrong, which makes t-shirts featuring movie and TV titles and quotes that are intentionally misspelled or misquoted.

Paperback Paradise

Paperback Paradise

(PG-13: Language) Comedian and artist Dominic Moschitti aka Paperback Paradise peppers Instagram with hilarious edits of book covers from the ’70s, ’80s and ’90s. He sells some of the covers as packs of postcards on his website.

A Quiet Place Honest Trailer

A Quiet Place Honest Trailer

“It’s every dad’s paradise, where a father of three children can finally get some peace and quiet…” John Krasinski’s intense horror was a great movie – if nothing else for it’s ability to make audiences be completely silent. Screen Junkies couldn’t resist roasting it anyhow.

Stoner Chef’s Table

Stoner Chef’s Table

“I wanna alleviate it to the next level.” Naptime Comedy pokes fun at the stylish and serious Netflix series Chef’s Table, replacing the show’s talented cooks with a pothead, and its gourmet dishes with the kinds of junk foods that are best enjoyed shortly after 420.

Jurassic World Fallen Kingdom Spoof

Jurassic World Fallen Kingdom Spoof

Dinosaurs make reservations, Chris Pratt keeps getting tranquilized, and he came up with a gross way to raise a young dinosaur in ArtSpear Entertainment’s funny animated spoof of the trailer for Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom.

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Venom Weird Trailer

Venom Weird Trailer

(PG-13: Language) Aldo Jones uses his visual effects wizardry to poke fun at the upcoming Venom film. Watch Eddie Brock get taunted by an annoying villain, trade barbs with Drax, and use the mighty Simba-Yacht to defeat his foes.

HISHE: Avengers: Infinity War

HISHE: Avengers: Infinity War

How It Should Have Ended takes on the blockbuster hit Avengers: Infinity War, saying that Doctor Strange should have seen not one, not two, not three, but five ways that the movie could have gone the way of the heroes.

Windows 95 Mobile

Windows 95 Mobile

Microsoft might have hung up its mobile OS ambitions for now, but that didn’t stop 4096 from envisioning what things might have been like if they decided to port one of their most popular operating systems ever directly to smartphone screens.

Diamond Tracker

Diamond Tracker

(PG-13: Language) Diamonds are supposed to be a girl’s best friend, but we also know that they have no real value. Extremely Decent parodies Domino’s Pizza Tracker app to reveal exactly what sort of horrible stuff is going on when you order a diamond for your girlfriend.

Are Humans OP?

Are Humans OP?

TierZoo’s latest analysis focuses on the top dog of the meta: humans. We are severely lacking in defense and stealth, but out bipedal stance, speech, tool use, and of course intelligence more than make up for our weaknesses. Get rekt world!

Zach Woods in the Woods

Zach Woods in the Woods

(PG-13: Language) When he’s not acting COO of Pied Piper, actor Zach Woods loves to spend time in nature. The Silicon Valley and The Office star provides his misguided advice on surviving in the woods in this hilarious clip he did for GQ.

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