Entries by Alastair Plumb from 01/2012

Kim Jong Un Likes Looking At Things, Just Like His Father Kim Jong Il Before Him (Pictures)

Posted 01.03.2012 | UK Comedy

Like father, like son: Kim Jong-Un has taken to his new position as Supreme Leader of North Korea by performing all the traditional duties expected of...

Dark Knight Rises Trailer Parody 'The Lion King Rises' Turns Scar Into Bane, Nala Into Catwoman (Video)

Posted 01.03.2012 | UK Comedy

If there's one movie pretty much everyone's looking forward to in 2012, it's Christopher Nolan's The Dark Knight Rises. And if there's one movie pr...

Bangkok Baristas Reveal Their Amazing Tea-Making Tricks (Video)

Posted 01.03.2012 | UK Comedy

Everyone loves a good cup of tea. In fact, it's hard to imagine something more pleasurable than a good cup of tea, well-made, served just when you nee...

Incredibly Complicated Lego Machine Will Make Your Jaw Drop (Video)

Posted 01.03.2012 | UK Comedy

As anyone who's played with the multi-coloured plastic bricks will tell you, Lego is amazing. Simple as that, really. Whether you were introduced ...

Steve Jobs Action Figure Looks Remarkably Like The Late Tech Guru

Posted 01.03.2012 | UK Tech

The Steve Jobs action figure... Well it had to happen sometime, didn't it? Thanks to the action figure creators "In Icon", the much-loved Apple co-...

'Koren Ensemble' TV Theme Song Medley Rattles Through 15 Classics In Two Minutes (Video)

Posted 01.03.2012 | UK Comedy

There are certain TV shows that we've long ago stopped watching - Friends, Six Feet Under, Dawson's Creek - but still can't forget, even now. Why?...

Submerged Australian Fire Truck Drives Through Flood Water, No Problem (Video)

Posted 01.03.2012 | UK Comedy

While many of us were tucking into some turkey on Christmas Day, heavy storms were hitting South East Australia, causing flooding in Melbourne and els...

Cat Steals Dog's Bed, Refuses To Leaves Dog's Bed (Video)

Posted 01.04.2012 | UK Comedy

Dogs vs. cats. Cats vs. dogs. It's a story as old as time, with the age-old dogfight/catfight cropping up here, there and everywhere all over the inte...

Ceiling Fan Trick Goes Horribly, Painfully Wrong (Video)

Posted 01.04.2012 | UK Comedy

It's safe to say that YouTuber "JasonTFarmer" is a bit of a wally. Why else would he attempt to perform a stunt that involves a dangling tomato and/or...

'The Elements of Style' Rap Is A Must-Watch For All Grammar Nerds (Video)

Posted 01.04.2012 | UK Comedy

For those not in the know, The Elements of Style is a highly-respected book on grammar, a go-to guide for everything you could ever need to know about...

Pakistani TV Journalist Asad Sahi Hits New Year's Reveller With His Microphone (Video)

Posted 01.04.2012 | UK Comedy

Frustrated TV reporters are nothing new. Desperate to deliver their piece to camera and let the world know what's what, they're often plagued by passe...

Kinect, Wii, Treadmill-Controlled Robot Brushes Cat, Blows Our Tiny Minds (Video)

Posted 01.04.2012 | UK Tech

What would you do if you had two Wii remotes, an Xbox Kinect, a treadmill, a cat and a Nao robot? Play Just Dance 3 and try to avoid smashing any ...

Pingu's 'The Thing' Is Yet Another Claymation Masterpiece From Lee Hardcastle (Video)

Posted 01.04.2012 | UK Comedy

Lee Hardcastle's YouTube channel boasts these words: "I MAKE CLAYMATIONS that are NOT for children." An appropriate thing to say considering he's ...

Everton Goalkeeper Tim Howard Scores 100 Yard Wonder Goal From Inside His Own Penalty Box (Video)

Posted 01.05.2012 | UK Comedy

So often you hear about goalkeepers messing things up, letting balls roll between their legs and generally making fools of themselves. Today... no...

13-Year-Old Boy And His Grandmother Lipdub And Dance To Tyga's 'Rack City' (Video)

Posted 01.05.2012 | UK Comedy

Meet Frank Trimboli. His website bio states "I'm 13, I live in Texas, and I love Pancakes." He also loves mouthing along to explicit rap records with ...

Jimmy Kimmel Unwraps Another 'I Gave My Kids a Terrible Present' Compilation On YouTube (Video)

Posted 01.05.2012 | UK Comedy

Cruelty, thy name is Jimmy Kimmel - or maybe that's a little harsh on the American late night talk show host. Then again, he has been orchestratin...

Darth Vader Burger To Join Darth Maul And Yoda At Belgian Fast Food Chain Quick (Pictures)

Posted 01.05.2012 | UK Comedy

Just when you thought there weren't any more Star Wars tie-ins to be made, George Lucas and co. have come up with this: the Darth Vader burger. A ...

File-Sharing Religion 'Kopimism' Officially Recognised By Swedish Government

Posted 01.05.2012 | UK Tech

The file-sharing religion known as 'Kopimism' has been officially recognised as a religion by Swedish authorities, making file-sharing itself a "holy ...

Homemade Doritos Advert Teaches You To Make Your Own, Is Utterly Hilarious (Video)

Posted 01.06.2012 | UK Comedy

Thanks to their "Crash The Super Bowl" competition, Doritos have been asking the general public to make adverts for them for a few years now, with the...

Stella The 4-Year-Old Dinosaur Expert Has Problems With 'Triceratops' Toy

Posted 01.06.2012 | UK Comedy

Stella is, as one YouTube commenter points out, "all kinds of awesome". After all, could you point out three key faults with a toy triceratops at the ...

Gary Busey's Bonkers Adverts For Kia Car Dealership Go Viral (Video)

Posted 01.06.2012 | UK Comedy

Gary Busey, it's safe to say, is a bit of a "character". Whether it's dealing with flesh-eating killer fish in Piranha 3DD or dressing up as a woman f...

Bob Hawke, 82-Year-Old Former Prime Minister Of Australia, Downs A Beer... Just Like That (Video)

Posted 01.06.2012 | UK Comedy

Former Australian Prime Minister Bob Hawke may be 82 years of age, but he's not going to let that stop him from necking a beer when it's asked of him,...

Choral Choir's Plane-Bound Rendition Of 'Give Me Jesus' Will Warm Your Cockles (Video)

Posted 01.09.2012 | UK Comedy

When you're stuck in a plane, waiting for it to take off, there's precious little to keep you amused. iPods, phones and so on are banned, the in-fligh...

Video Of Puppy Lifting His Legs As He Eats Will Make You Squeak With Joy (Video)

Posted 01.09.2012 | UK Comedy

Though it's not clear what breed this puppy is, one thing's for sure: the video he stars in is cute. Darn cute. Almost as cute as this wild boar a...

Texan Skyscraper Implodes Dramatically During Demolition (Video)

Posted 01.09.2012 | UK Comedy

Seeing a much-loved building turn to dust can make the eyes well up a touch, but at least the resulting video footage tends to be, well, pretty damn a...