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The 5 Most Intentionally Funny Videos This Week 2/5

Well, you saw and laughed, got confounded, or possibly were disappointed by the Super Bowl ads this past Sunday. I personally am sort of saddened at the fact that Budweiser… more

Cobra Commander Wants YOU!

[youtube] Anybody can be a G.I. Joe; it takes real courage to join Cobra! The paramilitary… more

Nerdist Podcast: William Shatner

The legendary William Shatner chats with Chris and Jonah about his upcoming show Shatner’s World in movie theaters around the country, his love of making people laugh, and his… more

“Iron Man 3″ Extended Super Bowl Spot

Last week, we shared the teaser to the Super Bowl ad for Iron Man 3, in theaters May 3rd. It was very short. Then, the promised Super Bowl ad aired… more

Role-Playing With Chris ‘n’ Wil on “TableTop”

The latest episode of Geek and Sundry’s celebrity table game show TableTop has host Wil Wheaton bringing some role playing action to the table with the pen-and-paper version of Dragon… more

EXCLUSIVE: “Superman Unbound” Trailer Premiere

[youtube] Look, up in the air! It’s a bird! It’s a plane! It’s Superman!… more

EXCLUSIVE Premiere: “A Simple Walk Into Mordor” Ep. 5: The Ring Is Found

You’ll recall that last December, we premiered the third episode of Rooster Teeth’s A Simple Walk Into Mordor, in which Rooster Teeth’s Kerry Shawcross and Chris Demarais, celebrating the… more

The 5 Most Intentionally Funny Videos This Week 1/29

The fiscal cliff problem’s been pushed back for now, so you don’t have to read up on what it exactly is for a few more months, but, more importantly, you… more

Dissecting Trailers: “Olympus Has Fallen”

[youtube] I haven’t done one of these for awhile, but since we’ve gotten to the time of… more

Meet the Freaky Tarsier

[youtube] The latest in Ze Frank’s series of “True Facts” videos is about the Tarsier, which is… more

Beta’d: It’s “The Elder Scrolls Online” Trailer!

[youtube] The prospect of stealing sweetrolls from all across Tamriel with hordes of other player characters is… more

The 5 Most Intentionally Funny Videos This Week 1/22

The inauguration of President Barack Obama for his second term marks an end to election jokes. To fill that void, watch this week’s 5 Most Intentionally Funny Videos This Week,… more

The D.I.C.E. Awards (And Assassins) Are Coming For You

[youtube] Who knew that the D.I.C.E. Awards had such badass security? This… more

Watch This DIY Sci-Fi Computer-Animated Student Short

It’s become commonplace for people to make their own animated shorts using just their computers, but even in an age when animation is a dime-a-dozen on YouTube and Vimeo, this… more

An Exclusive Preview from the “Chris Hardwick: Mandroid” DVD

[youtube] As we’ve mentioned, the DVD and CD versions of Chris Hardwick: Mandroid, the Man Himself’s Comedy… more

The Art Of “Chris Hardwick: Mandroid”

The DVD and CD release of Chris Hardwick: Mandroid, the expanded, unexpurgated version of Chris’ Comedy Central special, is coming up on Tuesday (January 22nd), and while we wait (although… more

The 5 Most Intentionally Funny Videos This Week 1/15

If you can’t unfix your eyes from Tommy Lee Jones’ Golden Globes face while Will Ferrell and Kristen Wiig presented — it was strikingly similar to his face throughout No… more

Poppin’ Some Tags With a Violin Cover of “Thrift Shop”

Macklemore’s “Thrift Shop” covered by a guy on a violin? Why not?: [youtube] Well, it IS grandpa’s… more

Listen to the “Game of Thrones” Kids Freestyle Rap Over the Intro

[youtube] Winter is coming, y’all, so brace yourselves for the lyrical prowess of House Stark as the… more

“Gun Machine,” the Trailer, Narrated by Wil Wheaton

As a follow-up to the Nerdist podcast with Warren Ellis, here’s a very cool trailer posted by Mulholland Books today promoting “Gun Machine,” with Wil Wheaton reading from the book… more

The 5 Most Intentionally Funny Videos This Week 1/1/13

It’s 2013 and some of you, hopefully, might have realized that it’s just another week, because time is linear and doesn’t recognize years. If you’re currently having an existential dilemma,… more

Higgs, the Musical

[youtube] Why not close out 2012 with John Boswell of Symphony of Science fame and his latest… more

Mmm… Sour

[youtube] Kids like sour candies, right? The more sour (sourer?), the better? Here’s a compilation by the… more

Old Computer Equipment Covers “We Are Young”

I had to do this. Because I know how annoyed our own Jonah Ray gets when the subject of the band fun. comes up, here’s Toronto’s BD594 using all sorts… more