Posts tagged "viral"

Some Thoughts On The Jackass Brawl On The F Train

Some quick reactions to the video going viral showing a brawl on NYC's F Train: OMG, shut up, humanity. Pause at 1:36 and see if you don’t laugh your ass off at that viral video opportunist. Seriously, though, a trapper hat? That’s style that deserves to be dissed.
By: Rebecca Vipond Brink / November 10, 2014

Nothing To See Here, Just Your Standard Horse On A Roof

It's a rare, impressive instance in which a legitimate photograph outdoes a Photoshopped piece in all-around inconceivability, but I daresay this real-life horse on a roof does just that. Pat Downey's brother-in-law Archie snapped this bizarre photo of one of Pat's racing horses just hangin' out on the roof of her New Brunswick farmhouse. Don't…
By: Rachel Krause / September 20, 2013

Dancing Queen Bus Stop Lady Lands A Prestigious Theatre Part

Remember this unidentified lady, who was filmed dancing along to her headphones at a bus stop in the British town of Eastleigh? Well, unidentified no longer: her name is Ellie Cole, she's a 35-year-old mum, and she wasn't grooving along to ABBA's "Dancing Queen" after all! It was actually Alesha Dixon's "Knock Down"…
By: Rachel Krause / September 17, 2013

Man Gives Mega-Detailed Document To Ladies On Erroneous Assumption You Can Reason Your Way To Love

What you do if you received a disconcertingly detailed 99-page document about someone before you’d even been on one date with him? You wouldn’t go on that date, would you? You also might show that crazy thing to your friends, who might then forward it to Gawker, which is how we got the…
By: The Gloss / August 3, 2013

Joel McHale, Totally Not Shilling For Nintendo

It's sometimes hard to discern Joel McHale from his "Community" character, Jeff Winger. Both Jeff and Joel -- the latter in this "viral" commercial for Nintendo 3DS -- are smart, snarky know-it-alls. And both Jeff and Joel are so funny that we'd watch them do their taxes and probably get a laugh out…
By: Julie Gerstein / April 9, 2012