If you thought to yourself while watching live coverage April 30 of a shirtless fellow holding a puppy while hitting on a KTLA-TV reporter covering the Etiwanda Fire, "Gee, I'm surprised he's not from Huntington Beach," well guess what? The so-called "Shirtless Bro" viral video star was born and rai ... More >>
Internet marketing is hard, and viral video marketing is even harder so when an obviously corporate-produced viral video actually makes me go wow, well.. wow. Hey Pass Me a Beer is a video of a series of more and more complicated beer hand-offs produced to promote Old Milwaukee beer, Pabst Brewing' ... More >>
Yup, Antoine Dodson of ye olde "Bed Intruder Song" fame is back, and he's out to reclaim the lost art form of the slow jam on his song, "Lovesick Lullabye." Featuring another guy big on the Internet, Brent Morgan, it's slick ultra-autotuned fodder, but it's pleasing to the ear and really makes yo ... More >>
Coming to television after the new year: The Annoying Orange.No, it is not yet another reality series based in our lil' slice of heaven, although practically all of them that have or are airing from here could easily use that title.The Annoying Orange is an Internet phenomenon crossing over to th ... More >>
The Garage Theatre
Scott Thompson's comedy style is damn sexy--and edgy, funny, witty, and Canadian as well. This Kids in the Hall member is breaking away from three out of the five-person tribe to hit up the Irvine Improv this Thursday (August 4) through Sunday (August 7) along with Kevin McDonald in "Two Kids ... More >>
According to TMZ, our favorite YouTube sensation Antoine Dodson was arrested in Alabama on Saturday for possessing weed. That's right--weed. He was also arrested for failing to appear on a traffic charge, failing to have insurance and speeding.
Antoine Dodson has had his 15 minutes of fame and then some. He received more than 67 million hits on YouTube for "The Bed Intruder" jam, and we're still not over the catchy song that rose to viral fame last summer. Now the bona-fide superstar is taping a reality-show pilot with media compan ... More >>
But not your WiFi! In 2010, the Internet was the medium by which we all went what the fuck?
LOLCats may be uber 2007, but where do you go when you're feeling the holiday doldrums and need to get entertained? This year, LOLCats put an emphasis on music and cats. Check out how these kittens know mewsic, as evidenced by this kitty stylist...icanhascheezburger.com
[Mental Notes] Antoine Dodson beyond the Internet, plus Justin Bieber in comic-book form
[Mental Notes] Disney parodies viral video to market Rapunzel movie 'Tangled,' Glee's Matthew Morrison hooks up with 'NSync's JC Chasez
Disney Enterprises, IncReally, Disney? Movieviral.com reports that Tangled, the alternative, animated story of Rapunzel set for release on Nov. 24, just released a parody of the viral video "Double Rainbow" as a marketing ploy. Titled "Double Tower," it apparently is the first of five viral vide ... More >>
She opened Saturday night's show with a scowl and a simple "I really fucking hate Sarah Palin." It may seem obvious—particularly from a bleedin' heart lib, fag hag, Christian right-hatin' (and, notably: former Sunday school teacher) comedienne like Margaret Cho. She was met with cheers of course. ... More >>
The goofiest story in OC academic history just got goofier! Check out our slideshow on the whole Erwin Chemerinsky-Michael Drake almost-debacle, done in the style of those charming LOLCats that have taken yr internetz by storm. If there's one thing I love more than (rumored) failed anti-intellectua ... More >>