The good, bad and weird things we're enjoying

By: Connor Threlkeld on August 10, 2014 - 5:16pm - Add new comment

In this GoPro spot, a Hawaiian man introduces the world to his surfing pig... to the tune of 1.5 million views in four days.

 

Because it's Hawaii. 

By: Connor Threlkeld on July 27, 2014 - 11:27pm - Add new comment

Because everyone is sending things into space with weather balloons, the phenomenon is starting to run its course. 

 

But when it's a Walter White bobblehead, you're guaranteed to attract attention from Breaking Bad fans. And the video has, with 1.54 million views in two weeks. 

By: Connor Threlkeld on July 20, 2014 - 7:40pm - Add new comment

A couple of weeks after the world's sporting focus was on Brazil and the World Cup, the focus of Seattle Sounders fans turned to Xander Bailey, whose Make A Wish dream game true as he appeared in a game with the soccer club. 

By: Connor Threlkeld on July 18, 2014 - 5:21pm - Add new comment

Gil Fulbright is running for Congress in Kentucky. Sort of. He's doing his best to tell it like it is, and share the realities of modern political campaigns with the masses. 

 

Watch and be entertained as he speaks from the heart on what those big money politicians would say if they had to be honest. 

By: Connor Threlkeld on July 13, 2014 - 11:33pm - Add new comment

Soccer gets made fun of a lot. Often because some of the best athletes in the world are also some of the best actors in the world. 

 

Players taking dramatic dives in the pursuit of an advantage plague the sport. It looks ridiculous on the playing field, and sure enough, it looks ridiculous in the course of everyday life. 

By: Connor Threlkeld on July 10, 2014 - 12:23am - Add new comment

People watching a St. Louis airshow in May were surprised during a demonstration by the Blue Angels. You'll just have to watch and see what happens.

By: Connor Threlkeld on July 4, 2014 - 12:02am - Add new comment

Fireworks are spectacular from the ground, but if you've ever wondered what they would be like from the sky, check out this video from a guy who decided to fly his GoPro-equipped drone through a fireworks show. 

 

Apparently the explosions of fireworks that sound so loud on the ground actually sound like Andrea Bocelli when you're in the sky. 

By: Connor Threlkeld on June 29, 2014 - 8:13pm - Add new comment

Remember that game, Fruit Ninja? The one you played for 3 minutes until you lost interest? There's a guy who does it in real life. 

 

And he's lucky to have all his fingers. 

 

Well, at least I think he has all his fingers. I didn't look that close. 

By: Connor Threlkeld on June 19, 2014 - 12:10am - Add new comment

Unlike the bear that recently took a stroll through an Augusta car dealership, this Alaskan brown bear was not bothered by humans. 

 

He proved it by walking up to a man camping next to a river, sitting down to enjoy the view, then walking away, just a few feet from the cameraman. 

By: Connor Threlkeld on June 8, 2014 - 7:44pm - Add new comment

A French comedian made a video of his effort to hit trick shots while wearing the jersey of every team that will be competing in the World Cup. 

 

It's pretty epic shooting, given the guy makes his living in comedy. 


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