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The 5 Most Intentionally Funny Videos This Week

by on September 12, 2011

While there are plenty of clips online of people/animals running into things or public marriage rejections, there are comedy videos that are actually intended to be funny and/or not faked (though they’re mostly still fictional).   Many of those get overlooked because online folks obsess over beluga whales being serenaded by mariachis, so I’ve gathered the 5 following videos posted over the last week or so that are supposed to be funny and actually are (meaning, yes, there are terabytes that aren’t).

Justin Timberlake, Make Music Again

Thanks to NY comedians Sara Schaefer and Nikki Glaser is is the best PSA about Justin Timberlake ever. Who cares is there isn’t another one?

Henry’s Kitchen Part 5- How to Make Henry’s Romantic Sushi for a Date

Henry Phillips’ cooking show is one of the funniest things online that is the least helpful. You’ll also notice that Nikki Glaser is included twice on this list and that’s because she’s damn funny.

 

Your Financial Being with Jeff Sloniker

One of the best sketch groups in LA, The Midnight Show, give their personal take on how to manage your personal spending habits, especially if you have poisonous snakes on hand.

 

Kumail Pinkiani-The Invention of Cheese 

Kumail Nanjiani, who has own podcast, The Indoor Kids, under the Nerdist umbrella, gets the cartoon pony treatment on one of his bits about heroin.

 

Louis C.K. Honors George Carlin

Even if you’re not a comedy nerd, you have to know this is something that’s worth your time.