Funny Stuff

Neat Trick: How to Sip Soda Through a Straw
Neat Trick: How to Sip Soda Through a Straw

It sounds so simple: stick a straw in the can and drink, right? But as this fun video shows, it's… >>

Napolean Wasn't Short! 5 Historical Myths Debunked
Napolean Wasn’t Short! 5 Historical Myths Debunked

This video from the Smithsonian's terrific website blew my mind, and I expect it will blow yours… >>

Must-See Videos: Three Wild & Crazy Talents
Must-See Videos: Three Wild & Crazy Talents

If you've ever watched America's Got Talent or seen a performer in a train station or park, you… >>

Must Read: Derek Jeter's (Fake) Diary
Must Read: Derek Jeter’s (Fake) Diary

You don't have to be a fan of the New York Yankees to appreciate writer Mark Lisanti's brilliant… >>

Monsters University, Now Accepting Applications
Monsters University, Now Accepting Applications

Though my interest in the latest Pixar flicks has diminished slightly since I first saw Toy Story… >>

Misspellings Give Old Movies New Life on Tumblr
Misspellings Give Old Movies New Life on Tumblr

From "Removies" All it takes is the removal of one letter to make a movie title take on a whole… >>

Mel Brooks Tells Funny Stories, and His Favorite Joke
Mel Brooks Tells Funny Stories, and His Favorite Joke

Suddenly, Mel Brooks is hot … again! At age 86, the writer/director of such comedy classics as… >>

Marry you? Marry me!
Marry you? Marry me!

Marriage proposals are tough. Ask my wife. She had a lot of trouble proposing to me. I made it… >>

Lowbrow Goes Highbrow in 'Fake Criterions'
Lowbrow Goes Highbrow in ‘Fake Criterions’

Most movie dorks are doubtless quite familiar with The Criterion Collection, "a continuing series… >>

Look Twice: 10 Funny Hotel Photos
Look Twice: 10 Funny Hotel Photos

Fancy camera tricks—busted! If you've ever been disappointed entering a not-so-majestic hotel… >>

Lonely Rover Seeks Companion (Pref. Not A Rock)
Lonely Rover Seeks Companion (Pref. Not A Rock)

Photo by NASA/Wikimedia Commons Life seems easy for NASA's Curiosity Rover. After landing on… >>

Larry the Cable Guy's Funniest Episodes
Larry the Cable Guy’s Funniest Episodes

Larry the Cable Guy as an honorary beekeeper on the History Channel's “Only in America with Larry… >>

Is This the Funniest Animal Video Ever?
Is This the Funniest Animal Video Ever?

"Did you hear the one about..." Two of the stars of BBC's Wild Side. When I owned a dog, I was… >>

Inside the Comic Mind
Inside the Comic Mind

Andy Haynes getting a lift from a fellow comic prior to his Conan debut. One of the roughest… >>

In Case You Missed It: 'Gangnam Style' Goes Gangbusters
In Case You Missed It: ‘Gangnam Style’ Goes Gangbusters

You didn’t really think you’d heard the last of “Gangnam Style,” did you? The viral video… >>

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If Google Had Been Invented in the 80s…

Remember how (only a few short years ago!) you couldn't use the Internet and make a phone call at… >>

socks album cover
Iconic Album Covers Made of Socks

Remember when half the fun of buying new music was checking out the album cover art? If certain… >>

I'll Take The Funny One! Ben Stiller's Two Faces
I’ll Take The Funny One! Ben Stiller’s Two Faces

After working on a story about how the left and right sides of the face convey very different sets… >>

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I Hope You’re Hungry For Napkins, Dear

This befuddling sign found at a (literally) exclusive eatery:   Also spotted on the… >>

Holiday Lights, 'Gangnam Style'
Holiday Lights, ‘Gangnam Style’

"Gangnam Style," the dance hit  by Korean pop star PSY, has become perfect fodder for video… >>