Tastefully Offensive: January 2015

Jan 31, 2015

Beagle Plays Dead in an Unconventional Way on 'Letterman'


In this older clip, Bailey the beagle shows off her hilarious "playing dead" trick during a "stupid pet tricks" segment on The Late Show with David Letterman.

[videobeagle/via redbuurd]

Hollywood Hacking


In this parody of cheesy computer hacking movies by Pistol Shrimps, a criminal hacker and an FBI agent must work together to save the world.

Previously from Pistol Shrimps: The Dancing Avengers (Trailer Parody)

[pistolshrimps]

Chinese People Try Panda Express for the First Time


A group of Chinese people sample popular dishes from the Chinese-Inspired American fast food restaurant Panda Express and compare them to traditional Chinese food.

Previously: Fast Food French Fries Taste Test

[sent by buzzfeed]

Babies Getting Their Mind's Blown by Tunnels


Six Mimi put together this cute compilation of babies going through tunnels for the first time.

[six mimi/via neatorama]

Lazy Cat Uses Paw to Drink Water While Laying Down


This lazy but smart cat has life all figured out.

[afvanimals]

Key & Peele: Marshawn Lynch and Richard Sherman's Joint Press Conference


In this sketch from Key & Peele's (Keegan-Michael Key and Jordan Peele) recent Super Bowl Special the comedy duo spoofs Seattle Seahawks' outspoken cornerback Richard Sherman and running back Marshawn Lynch, who famously avoids speaking to the media.

Previous Key & Peele sketches: East/West Bowl Player Introductions, Text Conversation

[comedycentral]

Jan 30, 2015

The Gregory Brothers Turn Tom Brady's 'Deflategate' Press Conference Into a Catchy Song


New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady sings about his love for balls during a "deflategate" press conference, thanks to some clever editing by The Gregory Brothers.

[schmoyoho]

Maymo the Dog vs. Robot Army


Maymo the lemon beagle fearlessly battles an army of small toy robots.
"Watch cute dog Maymo react as he is approached by a veritable army of robots. Using his signature ninja agility skills and combat strategy, Maymo knocks off each robot, until the enemy is vanquished."
Previously: Maymo is Addicted to Being Blow-Dried

[maymo]

Jimmy Kimmel and His Celebrity Friends Spoof 'Deflategate'


In this funny parody by Jimmy Kimmel, over half a dozen "Bostonians" come forward to claim responsibility for the New England Patriots' "deflategate" controversy, including Matt Damon, Ben Affleck, John Krasinski, Chris Evans, Steven Tyler, and more.

Here are some outtakes:

[jimmykimmellive]

The Baby in 'American Sniper' Was Even More Fake Than You Remember


College Humor hilariously spoofs the ridiculous fake baby prop that was used in director Clint Eastwood's American Sniper movie (more context below).

Here's a 'Today Show' clip about American Sniper's fake baby criticism.

Previously from College Humor: The Truth Behind Justin Bieber’s Calvin Klein Underwear Ad

[collegehumor]

Dog Says 'Hello' Back to Human


A talking Boston terrier hilariously responds back when a guy greets him with "hello".

[john freefor/via partyfriend]

Child Prodigy Tanishq Abraham Tells Science Jokes on 'Conan'


12-year-old genius Tanishq Abraham shares his favorite science-related jokes with Conan O'Brien.

[teamcoco]

Dog Keeps Himself Entertained by Balancing Ball on His Head


In this older (but worth watching again) video, a cute dog puts circus animals to shame with his impressive ball balancing act.
"Incredible dog can balance a ball on his nose and bounce it up and down...he even attempts spin moves. The cool thing is that the dog was never taught this, according to his owner. He learned it out of a sheer love for the art and he practices daily."
[kingtaj]

The Best Fails of January 2015


Fail Army's round-up of the best fail clips that hit the internet during the month of January 2015.

Previously: The Best Fail Clips of 2014

(PG-13 language) [failarmy]

Avocados From Mexico Imagines the 'First Draft Ever' in Their Super Bowl XLIX Commercial


In this 2015 Super Bowl ad by Avocados From Mexico, NFL legends Jerry Rice and Doug Flutie commentate on the "first draft ever" where countries take turns recruiting plants and animals.

[avocadosfrommexico/via adweek]

Baby Tiger and Puppy Are Best Friends


Hunter the Bengal tiger cub has developed an unlikely best friendship with a German shorthaired pointer puppy named Chelsea at The Farm Inn Wildlife Sanctuary in Pretoria, South Africa.

[barcrofttv]

Baby Laughs Hysterically at Dog Eating Food


Baby Austin can't stop laughing while watching the family dog, Mila, eat her dinner.

[rumble]

Jan 29, 2015

Clueless Gamer: Conan O'Brien Plays 'Mortal Kombat X' with NFL Players Marshawn Lynch and Rob Gronkowski


Conan O'Brien flew to Arizona to host a Super Bowl-themed Mortal Kombat X video game showdown between New England Patriots tight end Rob "Gronk" Gronkowski and Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn "Beast Mode" Lynch.

Previously: Conan Plays 'Call Of Duty: Advanced Warfare'

[sent by teamcoco]

Fluffy Kitten vs. Tennis Ball


This tiny Japanese Bobtail kitten shows her mini tennis ball who's boss.

[ilya kukoev/via dpf]

Dog Deals With Slippery Stairs by Climbing Them in Reverse


Chris Schnyder's cute pug Otto somehow figured out that it's easier for him to navigate up slippery hardwood steps if he climbs them in reverse.

[chris schnyder]

'Where Are the Unicorns?', A Funny French Ad by Canal+


The reason unicorns no longer exist today is finally revealed in this clever television commercial by French premium cable channel, Canal+.

[betcparis/via adweek]

Sleepy Cats Wearing Wine Glass Hats


Tyatora (orange) and Shiro (white) look festive in their brightly-colored wine glass hats, while enjoying an outdoor nap.

Previously: Tyatora Uses Shiro as a Comfy Pillow

[shironekoshiro]

The Official Trailer for 'Ted 2'


Seth MacFarlane's crude, talking teddy bear is back.
"Seth MacFarlane returns as writer, director and voice star of Ted 2, Universal and Media Rights Capital’s follow-up to the highest-grossing original R-rated comedy of all time. Joined once again by star Mark Wahlberg and fellow Ted writers Alec Sulkin and Wellesley Wild, MacFarlane produces the live action/CG-animated comedy alongside Bluegrass Films’ Scott Stuber."
(PG-13 content) [universal pictures]

Guy Performs Jason Mraz's 'I'm Yours' on Two Nokia Phones


An unknown guy performs an instrumental cover of Jason Mraz's "I'm Yours", using only the button sounds of two older Nokia cellphones.

[heywatsupyall/via shinandfin]

New Orleans Saints Quarterback Drew Brees Discusses the 'Deflategate' Controversy on 'Conan'


New Orlean Saints Quarterback Drew Brees shares his thoughts on the New England Patriots' "deflategate" controversy, then attempts to correctly guess football air pressures.

[sent by teamcoco]

How to Get Your Own Super Bowl Ring


In episode two of "Epic How To", a new web show that "teaches viewers how to turn their wildest dreams into an epic reality". Comedian Joe Bereta provides a detailed step-by-step guide on how to become an owner of an authentic Super Bowl ring.

Previously: How to Win an Oscar

[sent by awe me]

The Best News Bloopers of January 2015


A roundup of the funny, awkward, and unexpected moments that happened on live local news broadcasts during the month of January 2015.

Previously: The Best News Bloopers of 2014

(PG-13 language) [sent by newsbefunny]

Atlanta Hawks' Mascot Dances to 'Uptown Funk'


The mascot for the Atlanta Hawks NBA team, Harry the Hawk, dances and beak-syncs to Mark Ronson and Bruno Mars "'Uptown Funk" during a timeout.

[atlantahawks]

Dalmatian Puppy Plays with Patient Cat


Squirt the cat and Lovie the dalmatian puppy have fun roughhousing while Lovie's dad is nearby supervising the adorable playdate.

Here's another video of Squirt patiently playing with her new puppy housemates:

[jennifer pogue/rumble]

Danny Trejo and Steve Buscemi Star in Snickers' 'The Brady Bunch'-Themed Super Bowl XLIX Commercial


For their 2015 Super Bowl ad, Snickers hilariously adds actors Danny Trejo and Steve Buscemi to the famous episode of The Brady Bunch where Peter hits Marcia in the nose with a football.

Here's a behind-the-scenes look at the making of the commercial:

[snickers/via adweek]

Newscasters with Funny Names


Jimmy Kimmel's staff watches a lot of local news. Over the years they've noticed that a lot of newscasters have interesting names, so they put together this compilation to pay tribute to these "oddly-monikered individuals."

[jimmykimmellive]

Jan 28, 2015

Golden Retriever Loves Watching Australian Open Tennis


George the golden retriever goes crazy while watching an Australian Open tennis match.
"The Australian Open is on right now, which means my Golden Retriever is in heaven. Georges will watch this all day. While he does love all sports, tennis is his favorite."
[bearaids]

Fast Food French Fries Blind Taste Test


A group of six people blind taste test french fries from six popular American fast food restaurants (In-in-Out, McDonalds, Five Guys, Wendy's, Burger King, and Carl's Jr.), then decide which fries they like best.

Previously: Cheese-Lovers Try Vegan Cheese for the First Time

[sent by buzzfeed]

Nick Offerman Sings Nascar Promo Song for NBC Sports


Nick Offerman, America's favorite manly man, sings a Nascar "gut check" rally song to get fans pumped up for the upcoming 2015 season.
"America it’s time for a gut check. If the founding fathers saw us holed up in our little cocoons…texting each other smiley faces they’d hang their powdered wigs in shame. When our idea of danger is eating gluten, there’s trouble afoot. Yes, we the people have gotten soft and all the likes in the world aren’t gonna’ save us now. But one thing will…and it rhymes with MASCAR."
[nbc sports]

Tennis Star Novak Djokovic Plays Tennis Match With Tank


In this clever video by Melbourne-based filmmaker Michael Shanks (aka Timtimfed), Serbian tennis star Novak Djokovic faces off against an M1 Abrams Tank at the Australian Open.

Previously from Michael: Time Trap (Short Film)

[timtimfed]

Toddler Loses Balance While Playing in Rain Puddles


This cute toddler adorably struggles to stay on his feet while having fun splashing around in puddles on a rainy day.
"After weeks of rain in Northern California in December 2014. My son was going stir crazy, he needed to go outside. We have been experiencing the worst drought in decades and he had never been out in a rain storm, and the simple pleasure of splashing in a puddle was new to him. He became intoxicated by the splashing in the puddle he also became dizzy."
[lionel hutz/via jukin]

Key & Peele: East/West Bowl Player Introductions


In this new sketch from their upcoming Super Bowl Special on Comedy Central, comedy duo Key & Peele (Keegan-Michael Key and Jordan Peele) hilariously spoof the names of college football players, with help from a few NFL players.

Previous Key & Peele sketches: Aerobics Meltdown, Scat Singing Duel, Text Conversation

[comedycentral]

The Truth Behind Justin Bieber’s Calvin Klein Underwear Ad


College Humor reveals the Photoshop trickery that was used on Justin Bieber's Calvin Klein ad by showing the editing process in reverse.

Previously from College Humor: Why Tipping at Restaurants Should Be Banned

(PG-13 content) [collegehumor]

Instructional Videos for Teenagers #5: Vacuuming


British father-of-two, Will Reid, explains the complicated process of vacuuming in part five of his parody instructional video series, "Instructional Videos for Teenagers", which he created in an attempt to get his teenage kids, James and Beth, to do simple tasks around the house.

Previous tutorials: Turning Off Lights, Hanging Up Wet Towels, Loading the Dishwasher, Changing Toilet Paper Rolls

[will reid]

Weatherman Smoothly Plays Off Weather Map Malfunction


FOX 10 News weather reporter Cory McCloskey hilariously rolls with it when his weather map displays Arizona city temperatures in the 1000s.

[fox10phoenix]

'Just Surf the Net', A Musical Tribute to 90s Internet


Musician John D. Boswell, aka Melodysheep, pays tribute to the golden age of the Internet with this catchy musical remix of clips and sounds from 1990s Internet advertisements.

Previous Melodysheep Musical Tributes: Robin Williams, Steve Irwin, Mister Rogers

[melodysheep]

Bernese Mountain Puppy Sliding on Ice in Slow Motion


Quinn the Bernese Mountain Dog puppy was eager to go outside and play in the snow, but he wasn't quite prepared for such a slippery adventure.

[tj parker]

24 Origins of Cheese Names

Mental Floss' "List Show" host John Green reveals how 24 popular cheeses got their names.

Previous list: 26 Fascinating Facts About the U.S. Founding Fathers

[mentalfloss]

A Cute Compilation of Kitten Pounce Attacks


Beware of deadly pounce attacks from these furry little feline ninjas.

Previously: Sleepy Dogs Refusing to Get Out of Bed

[sent by mrfunnymals]

Beagle Performs Simple Tricks Amazingly Fast


Purin the beagle shows off his impressive ability to rapidly perform his human's simple commands of "sit", "stand", "down", and "sit up".

Previously: Purin Balances on Big Yellow Ball

[purin kumagai]

'Lost Dog', A Touching Budweiser Super Bowl XLIX Commercial


Have some tissues handy before watching Budweiser's heartwarming new 2015 Super Bowl ad, which is a follow-up to last year's popular "Puppy Love" ad.

Here's a quick behind-the-scenes look at the puppy star of "Lost Dog":

[budweiser]

A Supercut of 'Whoa-oo-oh' Being Used in Modern Pop Songs


Joseph Rubino noticed "whoa-oo-oh" showing up in a lot of modern songs, so he put together a supercut of 60 pop and indie songs (from 2006 to present day) that include "whoa-oo-oh" in their choruses. There's a full list of the songs included in this supercut available here.

Related: Guy Proves How Similar Hit Country Songs Have Become

[cuttingroom]

Jan 27, 2015

Kansas Farmer Makes Cow Art With Camera Drone


Kansas farmer Derek Klingenberg creates a huge smiley face using his hungry cattle and a feed truck, and films the entire process with a drone.

Previously: Derek Serenades His Cattle With a Trombone Cover of Lorde's 'Royals'

[derek klingenberg]

J.K. Simmons' 'Saturday Night Live' Promos


Actor J.K. Simmons hosts this week's "SNL" with musical guest D'Angelo on January 31st.

[snl]

SpongeBob SquarePants in Numbers


YouTube channel Alltime Numbers shares some interesting number-related facts about the beloved nickelodeon show, SpongeBob SquarePants.

Previously: Your Childhood in Numbers

[alltimenumbers]