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David Attenborough and Blind Baby Rhino

I’m a huge animal lover, and an equally huge fan of David Attenborough‘s legacy of work in this area. He’s amazing. From his Blue Planet and Planet Earth to his most famous Life series, he does fascinating work. This is a great clip of him interacting with a baby rhinoceros with... read more

Oscar Alternative Host Andy Samberg

I thought Seth MacFarlane did a decent job with the Oscars. Pretty much what people who know his oeuvre expected. The night before the main event, the indie film community had their party, featuring Andy Samberg. I laughed at both opening monologues, but moreso at the (film) Independant Spirit Awards. For your dining and dancing... read more

Mr. Lube Commercials

I love the vibe of a couple recent television commercials for Mr. Lube. The first one from 2011 is called Dear John and features a lead character that looks a lot like Gary Cole from Office Space. The most recent one called Keep on Rockin’ features a song from Loverboy and a perfect portrayal of “that guy” from the 80s. Really fun stuff from Rethink. Here they... read more

Most Sane and Most Insane Responses to Obama Victory

I’ve found two video clips that highlight the best and the worst responses to Obama’s reelection. We’ll start with the insane, because it’s always more entertaining. Despite the long stretches of blackness, this is a video, though the audio is the best part. Audio NSFW: Unfortunately imbedding is disabled, so you’ll have to visit Obama Was Re-Elected – I’m pissed... read more