The good, bad and weird things we're enjoying

By: Connor Threlkeld on May 19, 2013 - 12:33am - Add new comment

It's been online for about 10 days, but it's still quite entertaining. The Tonight Show with Jay Leno presents Pumpcast News. 

By: Connor Threlkeld on May 15, 2013 - 5:29pm - Add new comment

Commander Chris Hadfield went to space on a mission. A mission to sing his way into music history. And do science and stuff. Yeah. Science. 


When they're not busy with unplanned spacewalks to repair ammonia leaks affecting the International Space Station's solar arrays, astronauts like to spend a little downtime on entertainment. 

By: Connor Threlkeld on May 9, 2013 - 8:29pm - Add new comment

Russia doesn't always get the best press (see the recent political decision to ban adoptions by U.S. parents) but this compliation of dash cam video presents a different angle of a country with a difficult past, showing people with heart helping their fellow man.


Shots include men helping the elderly and injured cross the road, helping people with car trouble, picking up a child wandering in the street and taking him to safety. 


By: Connor Threlkeld on May 2, 2013 - 12:04am - Add new comment

Has it been a while since a dancing baby video went viral? Not anymore...


This Evian water commercial has already racked up more than 42.7 million views on YouTube. 


Videos of my dance moves on YouTube? Zero views. And it's better that way.

By: Connor Threlkeld on April 25, 2013 - 12:27am - Add new comment

In this video, part of Dove's Real Beauty Campaign, women are asked to describe themselves for a forensic sketch artist who had never seen them, and then others were asked to describe them. The resulting sketches were eye-opening for the women involved.

As one YouTube commenter said, "This is not about being beautiful or not. It's about how we have a distorted view of ourselves and how we need to let those judgemental thoughts go."

By: Connor Threlkeld on April 17, 2013 - 8:26pm - Add new comment

Ever seen thousands of people sing the national anthem before?

Boston Bruins fans at the April 17 game took over for Rene Rancourt, who stopped singing and  simply directed the crowd. Powerful.

By: Connor Threlkeld on April 13, 2013 - 11:13pm - Add new comment

No, the video doesn't involve real animals. Or actual food eating. Just a lunatic acting like animals eating food.

By: Connor Threlkeld on April 6, 2013 - 10:17pm - Add new comment

The play of the game in Nebraska's spring game in front of more than 60,000 people belonged to a 7-year-old brain cancer patient named Jack Hoffman. 

Check out the story on ESPN's website

By: Connor Threlkeld on April 4, 2013 - 1:15am - Add new comment

Bubba Watson partners with Oakley to debut Bubba's Hover... a hovercraft for the golf course. Seriously. 


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