Vital Signs, My YouTube Picks

Tony Polito

Department of Marketing & Supply Chain Management, College of Business, East Carolina University


Here’s you’ll find some of my selections for all of you  from YouTube

… mostly a mix of my taste in eclectic music video …

but there’s also entertainment, Internet oddities &

moments to remember. For my young students, many of these
“classic rips & moments” will be a history lesson! Enjoy !



December 23, 2019—Yesterday, When I Was Young, Roy Clark, 1969


November 22, 2019—Puddles Pity Party … Chandelier , Hallelujah , Royals , You Don't Know Me , Crying , I (Who Have Nothing) .


November 21, 2019—Dean Z, The World's Most Awarded Elvis Impersonator … In The Ghetto , Kentucky Rain , If I Can Dream , Suspicious Minds , Rubberneckin , Little Sister .


October 8, 2018—Poetry Man, Phoebe Snow, 1974


September 17, 2018—Two To Tango, Vanessa Daou


August 7, 2018—Get Here, Oleta Adams


June 22, 2018—Tango! Buenos Aires World Championship, Buenos Aires (2016) … Kremlin World Cup, Moscow (2015) … & Antonio Banderas, Take The Lead (2006)


June 16, 2018—Dance Me To The End Of Love, Leonard Cohen, 1984


June 9, 2018--You Make Me Feel (Mighty Real), Sylvester, 1978


May 22, 2018—Classical Gas, performed by Tommy Emmanuel, 2011


May 6, 2018—Only Time, Enya, 2000


May 5, 2018—Theme from Midnight Cowboy, John Barry, 1969


September 25, 2017—Light Balance Dance Crew, America's Got Talent, 2017


September 23, 2017—24K Magic, Bruno Mars, 2016


September 10, 2017—Datarock, Fa Fa Fa, 2007 (the default alarm sound in my alarm clocks. Cool – until you've heard it a thousand freakin' mornings.)


September 5, 2017—Double Play: Last Date, Floyd Cramer (released in 1960)then performed by Cramer's grandson, using the original recording studio and piano, in 2014


September 1, 2017—Double Play:  Hallelujah, Leonard Cohen, 1985  Hallelujah, k. d. lang, opening the 2010 Winter Olympics


August 29, 2017—This Girl Is A Woman Now, Gary Puckett & The Union Gap, 1969


August 28, 2017—Rodney Dangerfield, Tonight Show, 1983


August 16, 2017—Nice Girls Don't Stay For Breakfast, Julie London, 1967


August 14, 2017—Queen at Live Aid, 1985 (once voted the greatest live performance in the history of rock)


August 13, 2017—Fields of Gold, Eva Cassidy, 1996


August 10, 2017—Send Me An Angel, Real Life, 1983


June 10, 2017—Las Vegas Movies Sizzle Reel


June 6, 2017—1990 commercial for Chanel Égoïste fragrance  btw, the French women are all shouting "Selfish b@stard (égoïste), how could you do this to me, show yourself! Égoïste!! Égoïste!! " The lines come from a 17th Century French play.


April 28, 2017—Kenny Rogers & Sheena Easton, We've Got Tonight, 1983


March 5, 2017—My One and Only Love, Doris Day, 2011


December 27, 2016—It's Oh So Quiet, Björk, 1995


December 14, 2016—24K Magic, Bruno Mars


November 4, 2016—Invictus


October 31, 2016—When October Goes, Barry Manilow, 1984. Lyrics by Johnny Mercer


July 18, 2016—The Argument Against Central Banking In Less Than Two Minutes, 2013


June 25, 2016—Creep, Haley Reinhart, 2015


June 21, 2016—Tom Jones DoublePlay—I, Who Have Nothing—Tom Jones, 1970 & Theme from Thunderball, Tom Jones, 2012


June 15, 2016—Flyover of Tenth Street Connector Project


May 15, 2016—'S Wonderful, João Gilberto, 1976


May 14, 2016—Harvest Moon, Neil Young, 1992


March 16, 2016—Michael Larson cheats a TV game show out of $100,000, 1984 … Part 1Part 2Part 3


February 28, 2016—September, Earth, Wind & Fire, 1971


February 27, 2016—You Make My Dreams, Hall & Oates, 1980


February 14, 2016—It's a Man's Man's Man's World, James Brown, 1966


January 22, 2016—Oye Como Va, Celia Cruz, 2000


January 21, 2016—Man! I Feel Like A Woman!, Shania Twain, 2014 (Live at Caesars Palace)


January 20, 2016—Barney Stinson's Hot/Crazy Scale


December 26, 2015—Zen SpaceDrum Chillout


December 24, 2015—Trunk Money Theft Retrieval SystemTrunk Monkey Pedestrian Clearance SystemTrunk Monkey Towing Recovery System


December 23, 2015—New York, New York, Lady Gaga, 2015 (from Sinatra's 100th Birthday Concert @ Wynn Las Vegas)


December 22, 2015—Al Green double-play: Let's Stay Together, 1971How Can You Mend A Broken Heart?, 1972


December 19, 2015—Apple's "1984" Super Bowl Advertisement


December 17, 2015—Lady Gaga & Tony Bennett Meet Cute at Barnes & Noble


December 16, 2015—One Of Us, Joan Osborne, 1995


December 10, 2015—Here's To Love, Ewan McGregor & Renee Zellwegger, 2003


December 4, 2015—Love Will Lead You Back, Taylor Dayne, 1990


November 27, 2015—Fool Me Once, Lindsey Webster, 2014


November 26, 2015—WKRP Turkey Drop, 1978


November 25, 2015—The Mathematics of Love, TEDx Talk by Hannah Fry, University College London (the discussion of the actual optimizing formula begins at 7:30)


November 24, 2015—Comfortably Numb, cover by Dar Williams & Ani DiFranco


October 27, 2015—When October Goes, Barry Manilow, 1984. Lyrics by Johnny Mercer


October 25, 2015—You Are So Beautiful, Joe Cocker, 1974


October 24, 2015—Soul Man, The Blues Brothers (SNL), 1978


October 20, 2015—Con Ti Partirò (Time To Say Goodbye), Paul Potts, 2012


October 17, 2015—Roxanne (Sting) / Stayin' Alive (Bee Gees) Mashup, DJ Zebra, 2008


October 5, 2015—Shut Up And Dance With Me, Walk The Moon, 2014


September 20, 2015—No Ordinary Love, Sade, 1992


September 12, 2015—Glen Campbell & The Boston Pops Orchestra, MacArthur Park, 1978


September 8, 2015—Major Razer, DJ Snake &  MØ, Lean On, 2015


August 31, 2015—When Will I See You Again, Three Degrees, 1974


August 30, 2015—Shannon, Henry Gross, 1976


August 29, 2015—Betcha By Golly Wow / You Make Me Feel Brand New, The Stylistics, 1975


August 12, 2015—"Miracle on the Hudson" Pilot Sullenberger Gives Congressional testimony about destructive managerial abuse of pilots & employees


August 2, 2015—Hillary Clinton Spews Blatant Lies about her 1996 Bosnia Visit during her 2008 Presidential Campaign


July 29, 2015—Like a G6, Far East Movement, 2010


June 28, 2015—Wichita Lineman, Glen Campbell, 1968


June 20, 2015—Gonna Build Me A Mountain, Sammy Davis, Jr. (as featured in a current Honda commercial)


June 16, 2015—Black Bear in Tree + Tranquilizer Dart + Trampoline = …..


May 29, 2015—Cry, Ray Charles, 1964


May 27, 2015—Computer Animation of the completion of Basílica de la Sagrada Família


May 17, 2015—Times of Your Life, Paul Anka, 1975


May 9, 2015--Damn It Feels Good To Be A Gangsta, Geto Boys, 1992


April 29, 2015—Como Fue, Latin Soul, 2011


April 15, 2015—Welcome To My World, Dean Martin, 1968


March 3, 2015—Signed, Sealed, Delivered, I'm Yours, Steve Wonder, 1970


March 1, 2015—Long As I Can See The Light, John Fogarty (of Credence Clearwater Revival), 2010


February 12, 2015—I'm Gonna Be (500 Miles), The Proclaimers, 1989


February 10, 2015—Let's Go To The Mall, Robin Sparkles, 2006


January 28, 2015—Lost Without U, Robin Thicke, 2006


January 15, 2015—One Sweet Dream, Mariah Carey & Boyz II Men, 1995


January 14, 2015—Right To Dream, Mariah Carey, 2008


December 18, 2014—Rapture, Blondie, 1981


December 2, 2014—Frank Sinatra Tribute Show, The Venetian/Palazzo, Las Vegas


November 16, 2014—Malagueña, Roy Clark, 1969


November 15, 2014—Music Box Dancer, Frank Mills, 1978


November 7, 2014—You’ve Got Me Wrapped Around Your Little Finger, Beth Rowley, 2009


November 3, 2014—Spanish Eyes, Al Martino, 1967


November 2, 2014—It’s All Right, The Impressions (w/ Curtis Mayfield), 1965


October 31, 2014—When October Goes, Barry Manilow, 1984. Lyrics by Johnny Mercer


October 6, 2014—Octopus Camo Change


October 3, 2014—JCVD Volvo Splitmusic by Enya


September 8, 2014—Baubles, Bangles & Beads, Eliane Elias, 2004


August 6, 2014—Green Onions, Booker T. & the M.G.'s, 1962


July 29, 2014—Here’s That Rainy Day, Barbara Levy Daniels, 2014


July 28, 2014—Corvacado (Quiet Nights of Quiet Stars), Laura Fygi, 2003


July 18, 2014—"Drunk Airline Pilot" skit, Foster Brooks & Dean Martin, early 1970s


July 16, 2014—Crying Indian Keep America Beautiful Public Service Announcement, 1971


July 15, 2014—It’s Impossible, Christina Aguilera & Andrea Bocelli


July 15, 2014—People Will Say We’re In Love, Sophie Milman


July 15, 2014—Something In The Air Between Us, Sophie Milman


July 15, 2014— Dindi, Jane Monheit


July 14, 2014—High Schooler Brett Nichols dances “Billie Jean” just like Michael Jackson … and here’s MJ, the King of Pop, the real deal !!


July 7, 2014—Guy stuck in Las Vegas McCarran airport overnight makes an interesting video


July 4, 2014—Steve Wynn speaks about how to motivate and honor employee performance (great examples at 3:50 – 9:15)


June 28, 2014—I Can’t Help Falling In Love With You, Elvis Presley, 1968 Comeback Special


June 26, 2014—Lovefool, Nina Persson & The Cardigans, 1996


June 25, 2014—Boogie Wonderland, Earth, Wind & Fire, 1979


June 17, 2014—It’s Easy To Remember, Dean Martin, 1957


June 7, 2014—Man! I Feel Like A Woman!, Shania Twain, Live In Las Vegas


May 17, 2014—Someone To Watch Over Me, Amy Winehouse, 2003


May 16, 2014—My Funny Valentine, Matt Dusk, 2013


May 15, 2014—Holden Soliloquy, Executive Suite, 1946


May 6, 2014—I Love Las Vegas, Brigitte Zarie, 2009


March 15, 2014—I Blame You, Ledisi, 2013


February 16, 2014—Don’t Take Her, She’s All I’ve Got, Johnny Paycheck, 1971


February 4, 2014—Coca-Cola’s 1971 Advertisement “I’d Like to Buy the World A Coke”


February 4, 2014—Pepsi-Cola’s “It’s A Small World” Exhibit at the 1964-1965 New York World’s Fair


December 19, 2013—Sampling of performances by the late Danny Gans, Las Vegas’ “Man of Many Voices” … and Entertainer of the Year … more than once


December 16, 2013—Animals (Original/Club Mix), Martin Garrix, 2013


December 12, 2013—Tom Jones DoublePlay: I’ll Never Fall In Love Again, 1967 & Delilah, 1968


December 5, 2013—One of the greatest movie car chases of all time … Bullitt (1968) … (At 2:52, the Charger actually crashes into the camera … and they pass the same green VW bug four times.)


November 3, 2013—Intro to Jackie Brown (1997) … a tribute to the Intro to The Graduate (1967)


October 10, 2013—VW Commercial based on Take On Me, A-ha, 1985.


August 19, 2013—Let’s Get It Started, Black-Eyed Peas, 2004


August 19, 2013—Get The Party Started, Pink, 2001


August 10, 2013—Summer Wine, Lee Hazelwood & Nancy Sinatra, 1968


August 9, 2013—Video Games, Lana Del Rey, 2012


July 3, 2013—Get Lucky, Daft Punk, 2013


June 15, 2013—Evicted Garden Gnomes: Unite!!


June 8, 2013—Pub Loo Shocker DWI PSA


May 15, 2013—Karma Chameleon, Culture Club, 1983


April 28, 2013--L'amour Est Bleu (Love Is Blue), Paul Mariat, 1967


April 17, 2013—Zou Bisou Bisou, Gillian Hills, 1962 … based on the 1960 Sophia Loren version … and recycled on Mad Men (Episode 501), 2012


April 16, 2013—Be Near Me, ABC, 1985


March 29, 2013—Hell Is Round The Corner, Tricky, 1995


March 19, 2013—Diana Krall / Burt Bacharach DoublePlay: The Look of Love (Live in Paris, 2001) & Walk On By (Live in Rio, 2008)


March 5, 2013—What Are You Doing The Rest Of Your Life?, Alexia Gardner


March 4, 2013—Teach Me Tonight, Amy Winehouse, 2005


February, 25, 2013—Butterfly, Mariah Carey, 1997


February 7, 2013—Northern Sky, Nick Drake, 1970


February 7, 2013—Boogie Oogie Oogie, A Taste of Honey, 1978


February 7, 2013—If I Can Dream, Elvis Presley, 1968 Comeback Special


February 2, 2013--Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini, Variation 18, Rachmaninov


February 2, 2013—If only EYE could sleep this well …


February 1, 2013—Parents who got their children an actual talent … instead of letting them play video games all day.


January 31, 2013—Bossa Nova Baby, Elvis Presley, 1963


January 6, 2013—Burning Love, Elvis Presley, “Aloha from Hawaii” concert, January 14,1973


December 20, 2012—Disappearing Car Doors


December 15, 2012—Gangnam Style, PSY, 2012


November 28, 2012—Samara Elevator Prank


November 14, 2012—The Problem With Public Education … and the phony ADD Epidemic, Sir Kenneth Robinson


October 22, 2012—All Is Not Lost, OK Go, 2011


October 5, 2012—Feels Good To Be A Gangsta, Geto Boys, 1992


September 16, 2012—Give Me Everything, Pitbull, 2011


September 15, 2012—Liberace: 1981 Las Vegas Hilton Entrance; Rings & Bling


September 8, 2012—Movement 3, Vangelis, 1975


August 29, 2012—Dog Rides Bike, Dog Conga Line Follows


June 28, 2012—The Girl From Ipanema, Astrud Gilberto and Stan Getz, 1964


June 3, 2012—Moody's Mood For Love, King Pleasure, Blossom Dearie, Teacho & Band, 1954 … covered by Brian Knight, Patti Austin & Take 6, 1995 … then by Amy Winehouse, 2002


June 2, 2012-- I'd Do Anything for Love (But I Won't Do That), Meat Loaf, 1993


May 12, 2012—There Is No Greater Love, Amy Winehouse, 2003


April 25, 2012—Fedex MBA


April 23, 2012—Students Occupy UNC Board of Governors Meeting, 2012-02-10


March 12, 2012—You Brought A New Kind Of Love To Me, Liza Minelli, 1977


February 21, 2012—MSNBC: Selling Cars In America


February 19, 2012—Vegas Cops beatdown and injure driver while he was in diabetic shock


December 23, 2011—Glitter In The Air (Grammy Performance), Pink, 2010


December 15, 2011—(Ma Come Cali) Bella Bimba, Dean Martin, 1955


December 10, 2011—Stevie Nicks double-play … Rhiannon (1976) & Edge of Seventeen (1981)


December 1, 2011—April In Paris, Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong, 1956


November 27, 2011—Was the Pentagon REALLY hit by an airplane?


November 18, 2011—Suavecito, Malo, 1972


November 11, 2011—Some Very Good Reasons NOT To Go To Graduate SchoolReason 1Reason 2Reason 3


October 31, 2011—When October Goes, Barry Manilow, 1984. Lyrics by Johnny Mercer


October 30, 2011—To Love Somebody, James Carr, 1969


October 26, 2011—Hamster Pigeon Commercial


October 21, 2011—The first rap/hip-hop hit song … Rapper’s Delight, Sugarhill Gang, 1979


October 16, 2011—5 camera angle replay of fatal IndyCar crash of Dan Wheldon at Las Vegas Speedway


October 15, 2011—New Scientific Study: Multiple Stab Wounds Shorten Life Expectancy


October 12, 2011—A George Harrison double-play … What Is Life (1971) and While My Guitar Gently Weeps (1968)


October 8, 2011—A Very Unusual Tony Bennett double-play … The Lady Is A Tramp w/ Lady Gaga … and Body & Soul, Amy Winehouse, her last day in the studio.


October 3, 2011—Cry For Me, Solomon Burke, 1962


October 2, 2011—Dean Martin DoublePlay … A Hundred Years From Today, 1968Besame Mucho, 1962


September 27, 2011—Television Weather Graphics Fail


August 28, 2011—Drive, The Cars, 1984


August 18, 2011—Your Love Keeps Lifting Me (Higher And Higher), Jackie Wilson, 1967


July 30, 2011—Make It Easy On Yourself, Jamie Cullum & Burt Bacharach, 2008


July 24, 2011—Con Ti Partirò (Time To Say Goodbye), Sarah Brightman & Andrea Bocelli, 1997


July 23, 2011—Teach Me Tonight, Amy Winehouse, 2005 (R.I.P.)


July 16, 2011—Baubles, Bangles & Beads, Miss Peggy Lee, 1954


July 12, 2011—“Friends With Benefits” star Mila Kunis attending Marine Corp Ball, November 18, Greenville, North Carolina


July 11, 2011—How Can You Mend A Broken Heart?, Al Green, 1972


July 11, 2011—More Bacharach/David … Walk On By, Dionne Warwick, 1964


July 10, 2011—One Less Bell To Answer, The Fifth Dimension, 1970 (Lead Vocal: Marilyn McCoo; Song/Lyrics: Bacharach/David)


June 29, 2011—2010 Kia Soul Hamsters commercial


June 25, 2011—Lion at zoo tries to eat baby through glass


June 17, 2011—History Repeating, The Propellerheads featuring Shirley Bassey, 1997


June 11, 2011—With or Without You, U2, 1987


June 5, 2011—Get Here, Oleta Adams, 1991


June 2, 2011—Marvin Gaye / Tammi Terrell Double Play: Ain't No Mountain High Enough … & … If I Could Build My World Around You … both from 1967


May 26, 2011—Man balancing an entire maze of sticks above his head


May 22, 2011— Classic Retro TV Commercial: 1950ish ‘hep-cat’ Snap-Crackle-Pop Rice Krispies


May 16, 2011—Poetry Man, Phoebe Snow, 1975


May 8,.2011—Wasted Days and Wasted Nights, Freddy Fender, 1975


April 30, 2011—Porcelain, Moby, 2000


April 29, 2011—“Jetman” … a Swiss man straps a wing with four jet engines onto his back … and flies!  Click here … and here!


April 24, 2011—Marshmallow Murderer


April 23, 2011—Doctor-Lawyer-Indian Chief, Betty Hutton (1945)


April 22, 2011—Rolling In The Deep, Adele (2010)


April 21, 2011—Did you know your iPhone is secretly logging where ever you go and sending the data back to Apple?


April 20, 2011—Middle School Campus Cop Pepper-Sprays a Baby Squirrel to Death For Kicks


April 9, 2011—Disco Lives!! Don’t Stop ‘Til You Get Enough, Michael Jackson (1979)


April 5, 2011—Local performer Nicky Harris covering Elvis’ “I’ll Remember You” … and an original which certainly appeals to me  “In Las Vegas”


April 4, 2011—Sugartown, Nancy Sinatra (1967)


April 3, 2011—Classic Retro TV Commercial: Choo Choo Charlie endorsing Good ‘n’ Plenty candy (circa 1962)


March 26, 2011—Big Time, Peter Gabriel (1986)


March 17, 2011—Bud Light Swear Jar commercial (that won a 2008 Emmy even though it’s never once been on TV)


March 17, 2011—Whack Retro TV Commercial: Joe Isuzu says “Save $2 billion!” (1990)


March 16, 2011—100 Days 100 Nights, Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings (2007)


March 12, 2011—Learn good lunchroom manners. Don’t be a Mister Bungle! (1959)


March 6, 2011—Classic Retro TV Commercial: Brylcreem Men’s Hair Dressing, “A little dab’ll do ya, the gals’ll all pursue ya.”


March 5, 2011—Classic Retro TV Commercial: When the Gasoline Companies still used to advertise


March 4, 2011—The Night They Invented Champagne, Leslie Caron/Louis Jourdan/Isabel Jeans, from Gigi (1958)


March 1, 2011—I Remember Sky, Dianne Reeves


February 28, 2011—Love Dance, Dianne Schuur


February 16, 2011—Jimmy Carter’s prescient “Malaise” (aka “Crisis of Confidence”) Speech, July 15, 1979


February 15, 2011—News reporter goes on camera while in the middle of having a mini-stroke


February 9, 2011—Legendary über-cheesy 1978 performance of Elton John’s “Rocket Man” by William Shatner (ie, Captain Kirk, Priceline’s Chop-chop Negotiator)


January 27, 2011—The Shoop Shoop Song, Cher


January 26, 2011—Whack Retro TV Commercial:  Dry your hair in JUST 22 minutes with the “portable” Sunbeam hair dryer


January 25, 2011—Whack Retro TV Commercial: 3-way clean makes a cool impression


January 25, 2011—Whack Retro TV Commercial: Teach your child to confront burglars with toy guns


January 24, 2011—1 Radio Controlled (RC) Airplane + 1 miniature jet engine = 365 miles per hour !


January 23, 2011—Max Headroom for “new” Coke, 1987


January 16, 2011—Someone Like You, Doris Day, 1949 (used in a current Cesar dog food commercial)


January 15, 2011—Classic Retro TV Commercial: Caveman FedEx


January 15, 2011—Classic Retro TV Commercial: Jets Quarterback Joe Namath wears pantyhose


January 14, 2011—Whack Retro TV Commercial: Invisible women know men go to private clubs to eat corned beef hash


January 13, 2011—Classic Retro TV Commercial: Valleydale Marching Pig Band


January 11, 2011—Whack Retro TV Commercial: More Doctors Smoke Camels


January 10, 2011—Whack Retro TV Commercial: Fred Flintstone smokes Winstons, why don’t you?


January 9, 2011—Classic Retro TV Commercial: Hai Karate After Shave, Be Careful How You Use It


January 5, 2011—Homeless Man With Golden Radio Voice


January 3, 2011—More Than This, Roxy Music, 1982


January 1, 2011—Deborah’s Theme, Ennio Morricone


December 23, 2010—Fred Flintstone’s Favorite Brand of Cigarettes …


December 22, 2010—Sophie Milman redux, Something In the Air Between Us, 2007


December 7, 2010—Attila, the surprised kitty


November 30, 2010—Voodoo Moon, Carmen Cavallaro, 1944


November 9, 2010—The Most Absolute Superlative Amazing Ultimate Football Trick Play


November 8, 2010—Don’t ya wanna buy a vowel or something?


November 6, 2010—Negreanu versus Hansen in the poker hand of the Century!


October 24, 2010—So Long You Fool, Sophie Milman, 2007 (used in a current Air Wick candle commercial)


October 11, 2010—Cebu Pacific Airline Flight Attendants Dancing in the Aisles to Lady Gaga


October 7, 2010—Air Force officers testify that UFOs control America’s nuclear weapons ( fer real ! )


October 2, 2010—The Wonder Of It All (Foxwoods Casino Theme Song), John Pizzarelli


September 22, 2010—I Melt With You, Modern English, 1983


September 12, 2010—Two years old. Two packs a day.


September 9, 2010—1960’s Mountain Dew TV Commercial … when it was still ‘Southern pop’ … it’ll tickle your innards!


September 5, 2010—Liston-Ali "Phantom Punch," May 25, 1965


August 30, 2010—Till There Was You, The Beatles, November 4, 1963. Their interpretation was inspired by the 1960 Latin-tinged version from Peggy Lee.


August 27, 2010—Believe or not, THIS was 1969’s #1 pop radio chart hit, surpassing the Beatles & The Rolling Stones


August 21, 2010—Here’s where Michael Jackson “borrowed” his Moonwalk (It’s at the very end of the video.)


August 20, 2010—The Five Minute University, Gilda Live!, Winter Garden Theatre, Manhattan, 1979


August 6, 2010—The Adventures of Seinfeld & Superman: A Uniform Used to Mean Something, 2004


July 18, 2010—Drastic Measures, II. Allegro, Composer: Russell Peck


July 16, 2010—BP Executives Spill a Cup of Coffee


June 23, 2010—Tom Mabe Coffee Shop Prank


June 22, 2010—How NOT to create a PowerPoint slide presentation


June 21, 2010—Come Fly With Me, Michael Buble, Famous 2006 Starbucks Commercial


June 20, 2010—Lamy Pico Penspinner


June 19, 2010—Scary Mary Poppins Movie Trailer


June 18, 2010—Summer Sun, Koop, 2002


June 11, 2010—Weird Al Yankovic parody of TI’s “Whatever You Like”


June 5, 2010—2009 Super Bowl Banned “Veggie Love” PETA Advertisement


June 3, 2010—Another tune from a current AT&T commercial: Pure Imagination, Gene Wilder, in 1971’s Willy Wonka & The Chocolate Factory


June 1, 2010—Vacation, The Go-Gos, 1982


May 30, 2010—Kung Fu Bear, Asa Zoo, Hiroshima, Japan


May 21, 2010—Midnight Train to Georgia, Alice Tan Ridley, NYC subway performer


May 18, 2010—AT&T’s “Blanket” Commercial featuring Nick Drake’s “From The Morning” (1972)

Nick Drake’s last ‘commercial’ appearance: 2008 VW Cabrio, “Pink Moon” (1972)

(Btw, AT&T outright plagiarized this ‘blanket’ concept. It’s the style of work from artists Christo & Jeanne-Claude.


May 11, 2010—Here’s GM CEO Ed Whiticare saying he’s paid off government loans in full. Here’s the truth, which is that he’s a liar liar pants on fire.


May 9, 2010— Keepers of the funk, arise. Brick House, The Commodores, 1977


May 7, 2010—Your lack of funk disturbs me. Give Up the Funk (Tear the Roof off the Sucker), Parliament, 1976


April 28. 2010—Star Wars Theme & Cantina Song (Galactic Funk Club Mix), Meco, 1977 (it went platinum, believe it or not.)


April 23, 2010—Happy Birthday, YouTube ! This is the FIRST video ever uploaded to YouTube, five years ago today.

(It’s YouTube co-founder Jawed Karim at the San Diego Zoo. Yeah, he’s really rich now.)


April 4, 2010—You’ve Got Me Wrapped Around Your Little Finger, Beth Rowley, 2009 (Pseudo-synch video. For higher quality audio, click here)


March 17, 2010—There’s a leprechaun on the loose in Mobile, Alabama !


March 13, 2010—Paris Hilton’s “banned” Brazilian beer TV commercial


March 13, 2010—Corporate zombie/moron turns U2 song into sappy love tune about Bank of America / MBNA merger


March 12, 2010—Yet another psycho first wedding dance …


March 11, 2010—I Kiss You, Mahir Çağrı, 2005


March 11, 2010—Brian Atene’s audition tape for Stanley Kubrick


March 10, 2010—Kangaroo beats down entire TV cast


March 9, 2010—The Ultimate Diet Coke + Mentos Experiment


March 8, 2010—That Way, The Chinese Backstreet Boys

(These guys now have a contract to do Pepsi commercials)


March 7, 2010—The WRONG way to start a wedding


March 6, 2010—Misirlou, Dick Dale & The Del-Tones, 1963and still kickin’ it at 58 years old (1996)


March 5, 2010—And I Love You So, Elvis Presley, 1976


February 5, 2010—Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernacke “misplaces” half a trillion dollars


February 4, 2010—Here’s what those bankers do all day to earn those huge bonus checks …


January 30, 2010 Roy Clark Double-Play: Yesterday, When I Was Young (1969) and Malagueña (1969)


January 11, 2010---Rick Astley’s only other chart-topper … Together Forever, 1988


January 6, 2010—Never Gonna Give You Up, Rick Astley, 1987 (Have you been RickRolled lately?)


January 5, 2010—Foster Brooks & Dean Martin: Airplane Pilot


January 4, 2010—Exploding glass! (Prince Rupert’s Drops)


January 2, 2010—Stool Pigeon, Kid Creole & The Coconuts, 1982


January 1, 2010—Method of Modern Love, Hall & Oates, 1984


December 7, 2009—Hold Me Now, Thompson Twins, 1983


December 2, 2009—Um, Um Good … Tur-duck-en!


November 24, 2009—The Great Pharaohs of Egypt must be turning over in their pyramids … 


November 21, 2009—If This Is It, Huey Lewis & The News, 1983


November 19, 2009—Take On Me, a-ha, 1985


November 11, 2009—Some Like It Hot, The Power Station, 1985


November 3, 2009—Get The Party Started, Pink, 2001


November 1, 2009—Sweet Dreams (Are Made Of This), The Eurythmics, 1983


October 29, 2009—Who Can It Be Now, Men At Work, 1981

            (still kickin’ 80s … )


October 26, 2009—Don Henley Double Play: Dirty Laundry, 1982 and All She Wants To Do Is Dance, Dance, Dance, 1984


October 24, 2009—Best Halloween Gag Ever (obviously staged but still durn funny!)


October 23, 2009—Giant seagull stalking newsman


October 22, 2009—The Pretenders Double Play: Brass In Pocket (1980) and Don’t Get Me Wrong (1986)


October 18, 2009—Billie Jean, Michael Jackson, 1982


October 17, 2009—Electric Avenue, Eddy Grant, 1982


October 16, 2009—Another 1986 hit from Peter Gabriel: Sledgehammer


October 8, 2009—What You Need, INXS, 1985


October 7, 2009—Like A Prayer, Madonna, 1989 … The Blond Ambition Tour


October 3, 2009—In Your Eyes, Peter Gabriel, 1986

            (My current 80’s fixation continues …)


September 30, 2009—Church of the Poisoned Mind, Boy George & Culture Club, 1983


September 29, 2009—New Sensation, INXS, 1987


September 28, 2009—West End Girls, Pet Shop Boys, 1984


September 27, 2009—If You Leave, Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark, 1986


September 24, 2009—Der Kommissar (‘s In Town), After The Fire, 1982


September 18, 2009—United Breaks Guitars


September 14, 2009—The Oogum Boogum Song, Brenton Wood (Live)


September 13, 2009—“May The Best Car Win,” GM Advertisement by CEO Ed Whitacre (formerly CEO of AT&T)


August 30, 2009—Exclusive Nightclub Fail


August 22, 2009—Pride (In The Name Of Love), U2, 1984


August 15, 2009—Guantanamera, Celia Cruz


August 2, 2009—Iko Iko, Captain Jack, 2001

                (Hey, mon, here’s the history of the song Iko Iko …)


July 11, 2009—Evian Skating Babies

            (Here’s how they made it.)


July 5, 2009—Air New Zealand pre-flight instructions are now given by naked flight crews (in body paint)


July 3, 2009—Drunk Vegas tourist scuffles with TV reporter


June 28, 2009—Michael Jackson's silliest video, Can You Feel It, 1980

            (A Pre-Thriller Jacko descends from Heaven to sprinkle magical gold glitter on Earthlings grateful to have his love)


June 7, 2009—Tango Scene, Scent of a Woman, Al Pacino, 1992


June 6, 2009—Who Can I Turn To, Sammy Davis, Jr., 1965


May 29, 2009—Woman waits 24 hours in Emergency Room, drops dead and then is ignored for an hour by hospital staff

                (The family was eventually awarded $2 million)


May 24, 2009—Try A Little Tenderness, Aretha Franklin, 1962


May 23, 2009—La Vie En Rose, Louis Armstrong


May 22, 2009—Hurt, Johnny Cash
(covering Nine Inch Nails; Grammy and CMA Best Video Awards, 2002)


May 11, 2009—Air On The G String (From Orchestral Suite Number 3 In D Major), J. S. Bach, from violinist Sarah Chang


May 10, 2009—Wilhelm Scream compilation

            (click here for background info on Wilhelm)


May 8, 2009—I’ll Never Fall In Love Again, Tom Jones, 1969


May 2, 2009—Another group of crazy people dancing in a train station


May 1, 2009—CNBC’s Rick Santelli’s Market Floor Rant, February 19, 2009


April 30, 2009—What You Won't Do For Love, Bobby Caldwell


April 26, 2009—So Many Stars, Jane Monheit, 2007


April 25, 2009—Ring Of Fire, Johnny Cash, Grand Ol Opry, 1968


April 24, 2009—Classic Club Wax

            Discopolis, Lifelike & Kris Menace, 2005

            Call On Me, Eric Prydz, 2004


April 23, 2009—Mama, don’t let your babies grow up to be Flo Ridas….


April 22, 2009—I Won't Dance, Jane Monheit & Michael Bublé, 2004


April 15, 2009—I Dreamed A Dream (from Les Miserables), Susan Boyle, Britain’s Got Talent


April 15, 2009—The Trouble with Twitter …


April 14, 2009—Faith, George Michael, 1987


April 13, 2009--Experts Agree: Giant Bioengineered Crabs Pose No Threat


April 12, 2009—Americans Are Not Stupid (With Subtitles)


April 11, 2009—New York Annual No Pants Subway Ride, 2009


April 7, 2009—Sound of Music Dance, Antwerp Central Train Station


April 6, 2009—Dub PimpStar LED Rims. Send pictures and/or text to your car’s wheels … $12,000, the four, laptop not included.


March 28, 2009—Peter Schiff TV interviews  Part 1Part 2Part 3Part 4Part 5

            Watch a bunch of “experts” who were completely 100% wrong mock and laugh at the one genius who was absolutely 100% correct.


March 27, 2009—Idiot Couple’s First Wedding Dance


March 20, 2009—Yellowbird … in steel drumsin Mills Brothers harmony


March 14, 2009—Everytime We Touch, Cascada, 2005


March 13, 2009—Wake Me Up Before You Go-Go, Wham!, 1984


February 28, 2009—Blue Man Group, The PVC/Drumbone Song


February 27, 2009—I Feel Love, Donna Summer, 1977

            (the disco hit that basically invented the techno/club robotic bass sound still popular today)


February 25, 2009—Japan’s Finance Minister, Shoichi Nakagawa, drunk at G7 Rome


February 24, 2009—The Barrel-eye, a strange fish with a transparent head, two neon green eyes inside of its head … and two big black nostrils up front


February 23, 2009---Domona Lisa


February 22, 2009—Al Di La (Beyond the Beyond), Emilio Pericoli, a Billboard hit from the 1962 film Rome Adventure

(that’s Troy Donahue and Suzanne Pleshette holding hands … )


February 21, 2009—Marlon Brando Refuses his Academy Award for The Godfather, March 27, 1973


February 20, 2009—Flying Eagle Bowling Trick


February 17, 2009—Grocery “Store Wars”


February 16, 2009—A little too much Novocaine at the dentist …


February 15, 2009—Eat It, Weird Al Yankovich … a parody of Michael Jackson’s Beat It (1982)


February 9, 2009—Ming Blue? (Johnson Automotive Badger Salesman)


February 9, 2009—Ka-pow-ee! (Johnson Automotive Badger Salesman)


February 9, 2009—Help! I’m being robbed! (Johnson Automotive Badger Salesman)Here’s several more Badger Salesman commercials.


February 8, 2009—Scary Maze Prank


February 3, 2009—1975 Advertisement for Chrysler Cordoba by Ricardo Montelban … so cheesy it became a classic


January 29, 2009—Really Fast Video Gamer


January 25, 2009—Mac vs. PC Transformers

(the author garnered a contract offer from Dreamworks for this production)


January 23, 2009—Amish Paradise, Weird Al Yankovich, 1996

            (parody of Gangsta’s Paradise, Coolio, 1995 … which many people don’t realize heavily samples Pastime Paradise, Stevie Wonder, 1976)


January 22, 2009—Peel Me A Grape, Diana Krall, 1997


January 21, 2009--Besame Mucho (Kiss Me Much), Andrea Bocelli, 2006


January 20, 2009—From George Washington to Barack Obama in under four minutes


January 17, 2009—Sand Artist Ilana Yahav


January, 16, 2009—Original Escalator Twirl Girl


January 15, 2009—That’s Amore, Dean Martin, 1953


January 9, 2008—Bang The Drum All Day, Todd Rundgren, 1983


December 25, 2008—The Christmas Song, Nat King Cole, 1946


December 24, 2008—Steve Wynn & Frank Sinatra commercial for Golden Nugget Atlantic City (1987 Super Bowl)


December 23, 2008—Man plays banjo during his brain surgery


December 12, 2008—Shut Up and Let Me Go, The Ting Tings, 2008


December 4, 2008—Steve Wynn introduces his new Vegas property … “Encore”

            Here’s the “behind the scenes” version


November 22, 2008, Cheater Cheater, Joey+Rory


November 21, 2008—Spectacular wingsuit flight … and crash


November 14, 2008—In Your Eyes, Peter Gabriel, 1986


November 12, 2008—Savannah Russo soccer flip throw


November 11, 2008—Big fat shrimp running on a treadmill


November 10, 2008—Russian high jumper tries to compete while drunk


November 9, 2008—The Closer I Get To You, Roberta Flack and Donny Hathaway, 1977


October 29, 2008—Mister Boombastic, Shaggy, 1995


October 23, 2008—Advertising or Quality. Choose one.


October 17, 2008—Rodney Dangerfield, The Tonight Show, August, 1983


October 13, 2008—15-year-old Philippine singing sensation Charice Pempengco

Covering the Whitney Houston hit “I Will Always Love You”

“Because You Loved Me,” a duet with Celene Dion in Madison Square Garden


October 6, 2008—Domino’s Invents Gross New Pizzas


October 5, 2008—Here I Am (Come And Take Me), Al Green, 1973 (live on Soul Train)

            (better yet, the studio version)


October 1, 2008—Big Blow, Manu Dibango, 2004


September 30, 2008—Missing, Everything But The Girl (Terry Todd Remix), 1994


September 29, 2008—Comedian Andy Kaufman and Pro Wrestler Jerry Lawler, doing a famous bit of “work” on David Letterman Show, July 28, 1982


September 28, 2008—Jim Carrey “covering” Comedian Andy Kaufman’s famous “Foreign Man Elvis” skit (in Man in the Moon, 1999)

(here’s Andy doing the skit himself on TV, circa 1977 … and again, on the Johnny Cash Show in 1979)


September 25, 2008—405: The Movie

(made at virtually no cost using CGI, this video was among the first to go viral, and made the producers famous)


September 20, 2008--I Don't Feel Like Dancing, Scissor Sisters, 2005

(Disco never dies! Tune composed by Elton John.)


September 19, 2008—Miley Cyrus defined as unsustainable resource, tracking on Brittney Spears burnout curve


September 17, 2008—Emergency FDA Pot Pie Recall


September 12, 2008—Money for Nothing (“I Want My MTV”), Dire Straits, 1985

            (The lyrics are based on a conversation actually overheard in a department store. Later parodied

by Weird Al Yankovich as “Money for Nothing, Beverly Hillbillies.”)


September 10, 2008—Say It's Possible, Terra Naomi


September 9, 2008—For The Love Of You, The Isley Brothers, 1975


September 8, 2008—These whack jobs want you to believe they won’t destroy The Earth with the black holes they are going to create.


August 28, 2008—The Apple IRack ( Thanks, Travis! )


August 25, 2008—Rodney Dangerfield, Stand-Up Bit, 1980s


August 24, 2008. More club hot wax. White Lies (Radio-Friendly Cut), Paul van Dyk, 2007
            Not found on YouTube: The less-trance-and-more-dance version --> White Lies (L.A. Mix)


August 23, 2008—Daft Hands video, “Harder, Better, Faster, Stronger,” Daft Punk


August 22, 2008—Destination Calabria/Unknown, Alex Gaudino, 2007

Top club/dance tune in 2007. Video likely influenced by the classic trio of mid-1980s Robert Palmer videos …

I Didn’t Mean To Turn You On, 1985

Addicted to Love, 1986

Simply Irresistible, 1987


August 21, 2008—Yes. More Elvis.

Viva Las Vegas, 1964

Suspicious Minds, Las Vegas Hilton, 1970

The Wonder of You, Las Vegas Hilton, 1970

A Little Less Conversation (from a 1968 Presley film, remixed by Junkie XL for a 2002 Nike World Cup Commercial)


August 17, 2008—All Summer Long, Kid Rock, 2008

(grand theft sampling from Werewolves of London, Warren Zevon, 1978 and

Sweet Home Alabama, Lynyrd Skynyrd, 1974)


August 16, 2008—Elvis, “Aloha from Hawaii” concert, January 14,1973

Entrance/See See Rider/Blue Suede Shoes

Burning Love

My Way

I Can’t Help Falling in Love with You

Elvis Exits The Stage

(Just in case anyone has forgotten who put gold bling, body english and stage presence into mainstream

Rock & Roll. This concert, which revealed the beginnings of Elvis’ ‘decline,’ was viewed live by half of Planet

Earth, a record that still stands. Elvis left the building – for the last time - 31 years ago today.)


August 13, 2008—“TV Dinner,” Simon’s Cat


August 12, 2008--Achmed the Dead Terrorist


August 11, 2008—France is NOT a country


August 9, 2008—Beyond The Sea, Bobby Darin, early 1970s TV performance
                (covered by Kevin Spacey, The Today Show, December 2004)


August 3, 2008—Learnin' The Blues, Matt Dusk, Live in Amsterdam, November 27, 2006


July 22, 2008—Love Song, Sara Bareilles


July 10, 2008—“Greed Is Good,” Michael Douglas, Wall Street, 1988


July 10, 2008—“Coffee’s For Closers,” Alec Baldwin, Glengarry Glenn Ross, 1992


July 9, 2008—“Prayer for the Dead,” Danny DeVito, Other People’s Money, 1991


July 8, 2008—“I’m As Mad As Hell,” Peter Finch, Network, 1976


July 7, 2008—Show & Tell, Al Wilson, 1973


July 6, 2008—Oh, Girl, The Chi-Lites, 1972


July 5, 2008—Ease My Mind, Annuals


July 4, 2008—The Pledge of Allegiance, Red Skelton, January 14, 1969


June 24, 2008—Jungle Love, Morris Day & The Time (Live in Amsterdam)
(opening tonight at The Flamingo, Vegas)


June 23, 2008—Please Don’t Stop The Music, Rihanna
                (which samples Soul Makossa, Manu Dibango, 1972)


June 22, 2008—Love Won’t Let Me Wait, John Legend (covering Luther Vandross’ 1988 version)


June 21, 2008—How to Sign Up for Google TV Beta (it’s a hoax)


June 13, 2008—Blockbuster Video Museum


June 12, 2008—Amazing Interactive Card Trick


June 10, 2008—Quizás Quizás Quizás, Nat King Cole


June 9, 2008—Where Is The Love, Roberta Flack and Donny Hathaway, 1973 (Grammied)

            (covered by John Legend and Corrine Bailey Rae, 2007, live)


June 7, 2008—You’ll Never Find Another Love Like Mine, Lou Rawls


June 6, 2008—I’m Every Woman, Whitney Houston, 1993


May 31, 2008—Bus Pirates, Episode 1


May 12, 2008—How to Light a Barbeque Grill Using Liquid Oxygen


May 11, 2008—Albinoni Adagio on Guitar


April 27, 2008—The South Carolina Fireworks Song


April 14, 2008—Bill Gates Retirement Tribute


March 9, 2008—World’s Best Card Trick


March 8, 2008—Medieval HelpDesk


February 8, 2008—Bob Newhart / Suzanne Pleshette “Dream Finale,” 1990


February 7, 2008—Mean Kitty Song


February 6, 2008—Taser Death, Vancouver Airport


January 20, 2008—Kiwi !


January 19, 2008—Marco Tempest, PhoneCam Magic # 5, The Kiss


January 18, 2008—Speeding Ticket Taser


January 5, 2008—The Ultimate Trick Pool Shot


January 4, 2008—Curiosity, Kid Creole & The Coconuts, 1984 (ripped from the 1982 movie Against All Odds. Click here for full version, higher quality video)

(Himself influenced by Cab Calloway, big band, carib/tropical and Latin/salsa, Creole in turn influenced

many 80s artists including Prince, Morris Day, MC Hammer and Robert Palmer … to name a few.)


January 3, 2008—Can’t Get Started With You, Sammy Davis, Jr. (Final TV Appearance, June 9, 1989)


January 2, 2008—School’s Out, Alice Cooper, 1972


December 29, 2007—The eBay Song, Weird Al Yankovic, 2006


December 28, 2007—Dancing Queen, ABBA, 1976


December 27, 2007—I'll Make Love To You, Boyz II Men, 1994


December 26, 2007—Wicked Game, Chris Isaak, 1989


December 25, 2007—Let’s Dance, David Bowie, 1982


December 24, 2007—Piano Cat—7 million hits


December 23, 2007—Very Naughty Christmas Neighbor


December 22, 2007—RockIt, Herbie Hancock, 1983

(theme music for a current Visa commercial)


December 18, 2007—All About Me, Matt Dusk, 2006


December 17, 2007—Can’t Touch This, MC Hammer, 1992


December 15, 2007—I’d Like To Teach The World To Sing, Coca-Cola advertisement, Christmas, 1984


December 14, 2007—Somewhere Over The Rainbow, Eva Cassidy, Live at Blues Alley, 1996


December 13, 2007—Tell Me, Wonder Girls, 2007

            (a song that is apparently all the rage with Korean teenagers)


December 7, 2007—One Man Star Wars Waiter


December 6, 2007—♪♫ I’m a Pepper, He’s a Pepper, She’s a Pepper ♫ ♪


December 5, 2007—Christmas in Hollis, Run DMC, 1987


December 4, 2007—A bunch of rapping Swiss firefighters …

(The message: Remember to dial 118 only in case of  FIRE. The number is similar to the new number for directory assistance.)


December 2, 2007--Evel Knievel, Caesar's Palace Las Vegas Jump, December 31, 1967


December 1, 2007—Cat Racks Up Huge Water Bill …


November 28, 2007—Here It Goes Again, OK Go


November 24, 2007—Mona Lisa, Nat King Cole, 1957(?)


November 21, 2007—GMail: Behind the Scenes


November 12, 2007—Train Runs Through Bangkok Marketplace


November 8, 2007—Crazy Frog


November 7, 2007—Thriller, Michael Jackson, 1982


November 1, 2007—Where the Hell is Matt?


October 28, 2007—SuperFreak, Rick James, 1981

                        (recently sampled …slightly … by Jay-Z)


October 27, 2007—Close Shave: 747 Landing at St.Maarten


October 26, 2007—Please Please Me, Matt Dusk


October 25, 2007—Billabong Odyssey, Mike Parsons Surfs “Jaws”


October 22, 2007—Big Belly Man


October 21, 2007—All I Wanna Do, Sheryl Crow, 1994


October 20, 2007—2002 Carolina Shaggers of the Year


October 9, 2007—Captain Fingers, Lee Ritenour (live, 2005)


October 5, 2007—Deer 1, Deer Hunter 0


October 2, 2007—Person Parking in Parking Lot Called “Suspicious” by Cop Who Then Threatens to Frame Him


September 26, 2007—Space Invaders, Now in a Theater Near You


September 24, 2007—Purple Rain, Prince, 1984
(while it lasts, Prince personally & routinely scours YouTube … )


September 23, 2007—Pachelbel’s Canon in D, covered by an amazing, anonymous guitarist


September 19, 2007—Student asks politician embarrassing question, get tasered and arrested


September 18, 2007—Don’t Know Why, Norah Jones, covered by Ysabella Brave


September 15, 2007—How they have to land ‘em at Hong Kong’s old Kai Tak airport (KoreanAir 747)
(also see Alitalia MD11, Thai 777, Cathay Pacific 777, SwissAir MD11, JapanAir 747)


September 14, 2007—Great Moments in American Sportsmanship: Oregon Duck vs. Houston Cougar
(for better quality video at CBS News, click here)


September 13, 2007—Take Five, Dave Brubeck Quartet, 1961


September 11, 2007—Microsoft ZunePhone


September 10, 2007—Strange Faces and Noises I Can Make III

                                    (this guy got eventually PAID for doing this … it was used in a Geico commercial)


September 8, 2007—Avalon, Chet Atkins/Les Paul Guitar Duet, 1978
(extended version found on the album Chester & Lester)


September 7, 2007—Synchronicity: The Wizard of Oz & Pink Floyd’s Dark Side of the Moon
(Just a few examples, there are many many more)


September 5, 2007—Office Space Slasher/Thriller Trailer


September 4, 2007--Inaccuracies in Larry King’s Paris Hilton Interview, June 27, 2007


September 3, 2007—Sheena Easton double-play … the song that made her famous

                                    and the song she’s best known for … both from 1981


September 2, 2007—Kill-Dozer, Granby, Colorado, June 4, 2004


September 1, 2007—Job Switching: The Candy Factory, I Love Lucy, September 15, 1952


August 30, 2007—Why Americans Can’t Locate America On A Map, Miss Teen South Carolina


August 29, 2007—Excerpts from When the Levees Broke, Hurricane Katrina, August 29, 2005


August 27, 2007—I Have a Dream, Martin Luther King, Jr., Lincoln Memorial, August 28, 1963


August 25, 2007—Jack Rafferty’s PumpCast News


August 24, 2007—Save Room, John Legend (2006) … a hit he heavily sampled off of

                                    Stormy, The Classics IV (1968)


August 23, 2007—Another AT&T / iPhone ripoff … a first-month bill for $4,190.76


August 22, 2007—Addicted To Love, Robert Palmer, 1986

                                    (probably the most parodied music video of all time … )


August 21, 2007—Pancake Mines (Claymation)


August 18, 2007—AT&T/Cingular shows its appreciation for new iPhone customers … with 300-page bills


August 17, 2007—Fade Into You, Mazzy Star, covered by Ysabella Brave


August 16, 2007—Bambi Meets Godzilla


August 15, 2007—“The Skittles Touch”


August 13, 2007—Summertime, Ella Fitzgerald, Live in Berlin, 1968


August 12, 2007—What A Wonderful World, Louie Armstrong


August 11, 2007—Muhammad Ali Lights 1996 Atlanta Olympic Cauldron


August 9, 2007—Where or When, Sammy Davis, Jr., Johnny Carson’s Tonight Show, 1983


August 7, 2007—Lost Without You, Robin Thicke


August 6, 2007—Hit & Run?


August 2, 2007—Dorm Infection !! Everytime We Touch, Cascada


July 31, 2007—All Your Base Are Belong To Us


July 28, 2007—If I Was President, Wyclef Jean


July 26, 2007—VW Cabrio Commercial:  Pink Moon, Nick Drake


July 24, 2007—Chad Vader, Day Shift Manager, Empire Market, Episode 2 (of 8)


July 22, 2007—Mad World, Gary Jules


July 20, 2007—Disco Alien


July 19, 2007—Marco Tempest, PhoneCam Magic #8, “Proximity”


July 18, 2007—Fly Me To The Moon, Matt Dusk


July 17, 2007—Numa Numa (Digitally Remastered)


July 14, 2007—Drunk Vegas Lawyer Causes Mistrial, Part 1 (of 4)


July 12, 2007—Will It Blend?—iPhone


July 11, 2007—Quick Change Artists on America's Got Talent


July 10, 2007—Do What You Want (Wallpaper Version), OK Go


July 9, 2007—Honda Accord Commercial: Cog


July 5, 2007—Banana Phone


July 3, 2007—Microsoft Surface Parody


July 2, 2007—Dramatic Chipmunk

                                    Here’s the original footage …


June 28, 2007—Ask A Ninja - Gifts


June 27, 2007—Logitech OrbitCam Demonstration


June 26, 2007—“Paris in Jail” Music Video




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