Monthly Archives: May 2011

Hey You! What Song are you Listening to?

A short film of simply asking random New Yorkers with headphones on what song they are listening to.

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Wanna See The First Ever BMX Triple Backflip?

…Of course you do! Jed Mildon completed the world’s first BMX Triple Backflip at the something called the “Unit T3 Mindtricks BMX Jam” in Taupo, New Zealand over the weekend. They’ve got it covered too: He was wearing a helmet cam, and … Continue reading

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World Record Jump On Life-Size Hot Wheels Track

Professional stunt driver Tanner Foust broke the world record for a distance jump in a four-wheeled vehicle on a life size Hot Wheels track before the Indianapolis 500. After dropping 10 stories down a bright orange track like the one we all used to have when we … Continue reading

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50 State Stereotypes in 2 Minutes

You know how everybody says everybody in Florida is a dumb criminal and people in Montana are just psycho loners living in huts? Maybe you’ve got a sister-in-law from Delaware you want to insult, but aren’t quite sure where to … Continue reading

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Horse Herpes Outbreak Forces Kids Rodeo To Use Fakes

There’s an outbreak of equine herpes going around the U.S. right now.  People can’t get it, but it can be deadly for horses. Instead of cancelling a children’s rodeo event in Utah last Thursday, the organizers came up with the … Continue reading

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“The People Of Walmart” Song

If you’ve never checked out the awesome PeopleofWalmart.com site, I strongly suggest you do. It features photos of the very best (or really: the worst) humanity has to offer. They now have their own theme song. 

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Obama Sucks At Ping Pong

President Obama took time out of his trip to England to play some doubles ping-pong with British Prime Minister David Cameron. They played against two kids at a school in London – and apparently being elected to your nation’s highest office … Continue reading

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Someone Get Me A GD Truck Monkey, STAT

These hilarious commercials are for some car dealership up in Oregon, but MAN…I’m now seriously in the market for a Truck Monkey of my very own. (Completely acceptable wedding present idea, BTW)

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BREAKING NEWS: Tornadoes Are F*cking Terrifying

The devastating tornadoes that have been hitting the southern part of the the country (like Joplin, Missouri and Oklahoma City) are being caught on camera, and the images and video that are circulating around the web have been unbelievable.  Here’s a live news … Continue reading

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Belated Tribute To The Late “Macho Man” Randy Savage

We didn’t get a chance to really mention this yesterday, but one of my childhood heroes passed away over the weekend, and I can’t NOT post the following collection of videos. I spent an ungodly amount of time watching wrestling … Continue reading

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A Guy Got Pulled Over, Attacked A Cop, Got Tasered, Stole The Cop Car & Then Crashed It Into A Truck

Anyway you slice it, that’s impressive. The best part? It was all caught on the police car’s dashboard camera!

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That Guy – Who’s Not Ready for the Zombie Apocalypse

Well, alright then. I’ve been doing this bit on WZLX for over 4 years now, and I’ve got plenty of them, but considering I’ve been seeing more ripoffs of it, I thought I might as well stake my claim. Listen to all of them here: The THAT … Continue reading

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We Miss You, Mikey.

…that goes double for the people who didn’t get to know you. They missed out on meeting one of the best hombres ever to walk on this wonky blue marble. Actually, they’re the ones I feel bad for.

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The Internet Grab Bag Is Relentless

In my travels across this hellscape we call the Internet, I’ve stumbled upon many wonderous random pictures, charts and gifs that I (for some reason or another) took a fancy to and saved for a later day. I now want to … Continue reading

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NEW MITCH HEDBERG MATERIAL!

Watch this NOW. From Buzzfeed (HUGE CLINK!): Mitch Hedberg’s widow Lynn Shawcroft has relaunched his official website with new never before seen videos and notebook entries. If you’re looking for me, I’ll be busy for the next forever.

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Newt Gingrich Gets “Glitter-Bombed”

Newt Gingrich’s presidential run is off to a rough start. In the past week, he’s been told off by voters (from his own party!) in front of news cameras and got glitter thrown at him at a book signing in … Continue reading

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Travel Back In Time 35 Years With This Dude

Sam Klemke, a somewhat creepy but kind of cool guy, shot a film of himself at the end of every year starting in 1977 at the young, inspiring age of 20. Time travel backward through the years with Sam as … Continue reading

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Crazy-Ass Japanese Sport: Bo-Taoshi (Pole Pull-Down)

150 men in each team, 75 of them defend their team’s pole and the other 75 try to pull the opponents’ pole down. It’s that simple and totally awesome. 

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A Guy Proposed To His Girlfriend Using A Fake Movie Trailer

There’s a guy in Georgia who got a movie theater to play a fake trailer while his girlfriend was at the movies, and ruined your chance to make the world’s best marriage proposal, because this jerk already did it. The … Continue reading

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Swear-Filled Children’s Book #1 On Amazon

Adam Mansbach and Ricardo Cortés’s Go the F**k to Sleep won’t be available for another month, but the NSFW children’s book has already managed to land itself at the top of Amazon’s Bestsellers list. The book, which started as a Facebook status update by an exhausted parent … Continue reading

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Kitty Can’t Kick The Habit

It appears life is so rough in Russia, even adorable kittens need to smoke cigarettes, and the one in this video doesn’t seem ready to give them up.

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Here’s A Guy Licking Shoes On The Subway

I absolutely LOVE how nobody else on the train is bothered by this…By the way, this was shot in New York City.

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That Guy – The Foodie

Well, alright then. I’ve been doing this bit on WZLX for over 4 years now, and I’ve got plenty of them, but considering I’ve been seeing more ripoffs of it, I thought I might as well stake my claim. Listen to all of them here: The THAT … Continue reading

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Meet Fisher, The Human Firecracker

At our Drive For Charity on Friday, Kevin was approached by a listener who introduced himself as Fisher, or as he’s known in certain circles, “The Human Firecracker.” He apparently enjoys wrapping his body in 40,000+ firecrackers and then setting … Continue reading

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Alec Baldwin & Jon Krasinski Talk Smack Over The Yankee/Red Sox Rivalry

You gotta check out New Era’s ad campaign where ALEC BALDWIN (a real-life Yankees fan) and JOHN KRASINSKI (a real-life Red Sox fan) talk trash about the Yankees-Red Sox rivalry.  This video is actually the first two commercials in the campaign run back to-back.

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How Not To Load A BMW Onto A Flatbed Truck

SLOW DOWN! SLOW DOWN!! Just a heads up: This is surveillance video, so there’s NO audio… Sorry.

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Sarah Silverman Fails At Sportscasting

For whatever reason, Sarah Silverman was allowed into the Fox booth to chat with Joe Buck during the 4th inning of Saturday night’s Red Sox vs. Yankees game, and it quickly got uncomfortable. Silverman asked whether or not the sportscasters … Continue reading

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Chad Ochocinco Thrown Off Bull In 1.5 Seconds

After accepting a challenge from Sean Gleason, the CEO of the Professional Bull Riders‘ Association, Chad Ochocinco of the Cincinnati Bengals headed down to Duluth, Georgia for the Lucas Oil Invitational to ride the beast. Ochocinco received $10,000 for simply showing up … Continue reading

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Chad Ochocinco Thrown Off Bull in 1.5 Seconds

After accepting a challenge from Sean Gleason, the CEO of the Professional Bull Riders’ Association, Chad Ochocinco of the Cincinnati Bengals headed down to Duluth, Goergia for the Lucas Oil Invitational to ride the beast. Ochocinco received $10,000 for simply showing up … Continue reading

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Have A Good Weekend, Everybody!

Louis CK, want to wrap this week up for us? Very true, and while I appreciate the unnecessarily salty language, it seems a tad too serious a subject to go out on – no matter how right you are. Let’s … Continue reading

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The Hard Rock Cafe’s New Illustrated Ad Campaign Is Amazing

The stories behind several of your favorite classic rock songs are brilliantly illustrated in Hard Rock Cafe Argentina‘s new ad campaign called “There’s a Story Behind Every Song,” including songs by The Beatles, Eric Clapton and Bob Marley.

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This Contraption Is The Most Hypnotic Thing You’ll See Today

It’s really simple, but this video is awesomely trippy. I feel like if I send this to the stoner they’ve got watching the board on the overnight, he’ll get stuck re-watching it for hours and he’ll forget to hit the … Continue reading

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Mugshot Of The Day: One Classy Lady

Police in Sebastian, Florida got a call about a driver who had just slammed her Ford Explorer into a pole. When they reported to the scene, they found 50-year-old Sheila Ann Keatings of Vero Beach, Florida in the SUV. And … Continue reading

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Wanna Hear Charlie Sheen’s New Song With Snoop Dogg?

…of course you don’t do! Charlie Sheen has put out a song with Snoop Dogg and former Korn  guitarist Rob Patterson called – of course - Winning. (WARNING! Lyrics are NSFW and terrible.)

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Mugshot Of The Day: He Comes With Own Warning Label

Maybe this guy can see into the future! On Saturday morning, 51-year-old Robert Norton Kennedy of Horry County, South Carolina was arrested for assault and battery…And his tattoo says he came prepared for that. Robert’s mugshot shows his forehead tattoo, … Continue reading

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Young Kid Is An Awesome Banjo Player

This kid playing the banjo is amazing (his brothers on the violin and guitar aren’t too shabby either), but the seemingly random way his room is decorated is even more amazing…As one YouTube commentator says: “First time I’ve ever seen the Millennium … Continue reading

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“Come On! Throw The Stick!”

This dog can’t figure out why that really heartless man on the bench won’t play fetch with him. I don’t know why, but that reminded me of this:

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That Guy – The Snitch

Well, alright then. I’ve been doing this bit on WZLX for over 4 years now, and I’ve got plenty of them, but considering I’ve been seeing more ripoffs of it, I thought I might as well stake my claim. Listen to all of them here: The THAT … Continue reading

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Vote For Pete McKenzie’s Favorite Celtics “Banner Moment!”

The Boston Celtics asked Pete McKenzie and a bunch of other Boston media personalities to reveal their favorite Celtics banner moments, and are posting them at Celtics.com. Whoever’s banner moment receives the most fan votes will net the winner a … Continue reading

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The Los Angeles Lakers Are A GD Disgrace

The Los Angeles Lakers, in what’s expected to be Phil Jackson‘s final game, got blown out by the Dallas Mavericks on Sunday, and were swept out of the playoffs, but not before showing a complete lack of class with two … Continue reading

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My Car Got Hit And The Guy Left A Creepy Note

So I came back to my parked car this weekend to find the front bumper cracked and this note under my windshield wiper. Some dude backed up into my car, but was nice enough to leave a (very lengthy) note … Continue reading

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So, This Guy Can Turn His Head 180 Degrees

What have you done today that’s so great, huh? Beat that! (Actually: Don’t try this. I don’t want you blaming me for the resulting paralysis.)

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Fantastic “Who Wants To Be A Millionaire?” Blooper

This show is still on!? And aren’t they just asking for something like this to happen when they make “Uranus” a possible answer?

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Man Tries To Start “USA!” Chant On Subway, Fails

The morning after Osama Bin Laden was killed, a guy went on a New York City subway train and tried to start a “USA” chant…But not a single person on the packed train joined in. 

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Doug Flutie’s Daughter Is Now A Smokin’ Hot Patriots Cheerleader

Doug Flutie‘s daughter Alexa will now be seen on the field where her father made that dropkick. The 23-year-old reigning Miss Massachusetts won a spot at the Patriots cheerleader tryouts, beating out hundreds of other applicants. (Andre Tippett‘s daughter also made the … Continue reading

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You Can Hypnotize Ducks With A Yo-Yo

…or – at least – get them hilariously dizzy. 

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Popping A Giant 6-Ft Water Balloon in Slo-Mo

These guys make a living putting together videos of doing stuff in slow motion. Popping a giant water balloon looks even cooler than it sounds. I would subscribe to their newsletter, if they ever put one out. Something tells me it … Continue reading

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Will Ferrell As George W. Bush Responding To The Death Of Osama

You knew this was coming: Ferrell reprises his role as the bumbling president to imagine how he’d react to the news that Obama finally brought Bin Laden to justice. 

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The Internet Grab Bag Rises Again

In my travels across this hellscape we call the Internet, I’ve stumbled upon many wonderous random pictures, charts and gifs that I (for some reason or another) took a fancy to and saved for a later day. I now want to … Continue reading

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Now THIS Is How You Catch A Foul Ball

At a minor league baseball game, this Chattanooga Lookouts fan is holding his young daughter and trying to squeeze down the aisle when a foul ball came flying right at him. No biggie.

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