Communication

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The Smile Man

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VideoSift shared a nine minutes and 42 seconds YouTube video showing a short Russian film titled "The Smile Man".

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The 67th Annual Tony Awards 2013 Behind the Scenes - Director on FIRE!

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VideoSift shared a two minutes and 12 seconds YouTube video showing "... a behind the scenes view of this year's Tony Awards from Radio City Music Hall.

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Dialect Survey Results -- Heat mapping dialect differences in the mainland United States (U.S.).

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Reddit shared an interactive web site titled "Dialect Survey Results" showing the second round to the heat mapping dialect differences in the mainland United States (U.S.) -- "... The composite map gives a picture of the overall distribution, coloring each cell according to whichever answer is estimated to be most likely at that location. The more clearly one answer dominates, the darker the color. Individual maps show estimated probability of each particular answer at a given location, with larger probabilities shown in red and smaller probabilities shown in blue. At the moment, only the four most popular answers for each survey question are displayed..."

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This Was First -- First Posts and Products on the World's Most Popular Websites

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Boing Boing shared This Was First showing the "First Posts and Products on the World's Most Popular Websites".

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The Baby Bachelor

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This YouTube playlist shows Jimmy Kimmel Live's The Baby Bachelor. There will be five/are episodes that make fun of The Bachelor, but with babies.

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The Trajectory of Television (TV)--starting with a big history of the small screen.

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Ars Technica has a three pages article on "The Trajectory of Television (TV)--starting with a big history of the small screen.

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C.G.P. Grey -- Complex things explained.

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C.G.P. Grey's YouTube video channel shows many educational and interesting episodes of "complex things explained."

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Your car is not a tornado shelter, etc.

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Boing Boing shared a bunch of interesting links on "your car is not a tornado shelter":

"... That said, if a situation kills experts, you probably don't want to be that untrained person trying to navigate it on your own.

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How do you pronounce GIF (Graphics Interchange Format)?

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"No F****** Around In Room 427" That Has A Very Strange Addition.

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VideoSift shared an amusing two minutes and 28 seconds Vimeo video titled "No F****** Around In Room 427 -- A short film about a hotel with strict policies."

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Fatawesome's YouTube Video Sketches/Skits like Cat-Friend versus/vs. Dog-Friend

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Fatawesome's YouTube video channel has a bunch of funny YouTube videos based on "... video games, superheroes, pop cuture, pranks, and dicks." As you can see, some of these are not suitable for sensitive and younglings. :P

For examples for good ones: VideoSift (#1 and #2) shared two short (under/less than 2 minutes) funny YouTube videos (#1 and #2) showing human actors spoofing/parodying humans, a cat, and a dog together at home

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Anatomy of a Logo: Star Wars

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Boing Boing shared a Tenth Letter of the Alphabet blog of Alex Jay's examining the evolution of the first Star Wars movie/film

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"Why Do We Feel Nostalgia?" and Other Vsauce's Videos.

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Vsauce has three YouTube channels (#1, #2, and #3) showing mind-blowing facts, creations, the best of Internet, etc.

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S*** Support Agents Say

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VideoSift shared an 1.75 minutes YouTube video showing "S*** Support Agents Say -- Phrases you will hear a lot if you call customer service..."

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Jack Bauer as a spiderman?

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This Savage Chickens comic strip shows a funny comic strip showing 24's Jack Bauer as a spiderman?

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I Like You in Real Life (But Not on the Internet)

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VideoSift shared a funny 3.5 minutes YouTube video showing "I Like You in Real Life (But Not on the Internet)".

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A phonetic description of the annoying sounds teen(ager)s make and a linguistic dissection of 7/seven annoying teen(age) sounds.

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VideoSift shared an amusing one minute and 42 seconds YouTube video showing "a phonetic description of annoying sounds teenagers make -- This is what linguistics was invented for: so we could give precise phonetic descriptions of those rude sounds adolescents make. This accompanies the article, "A linguistic dissection of 7 annoying teenage sounds".

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50 Common Misquotations

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VideoSift shared a 7.75 minutes YouTube video showing "50 Common Misquotations - Mental Floss (mental_floss)) ... looks at 50 common misquotations and misattributions."

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It's Not About the Nail: She Says, Can't You Just Listen?!

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VideoSift shared an one minute and 41 seconds Vimeo video parody/spoof titled "It's Not About the Nail" -- "'Don't try to fix it. I just need you to listen.' Every man has heard these words. And they are the law of the land. No matter what..."

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