Magic Trick of the Day: Weird Al’s Floating Orb

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All these years we’ve been listening to his crazy cover songs, and only now are we discovering that Weird Al Yankovic is actually a wizard. Here he is performing a floating orb trick, which – once you see how it’s done – is not really as magical as it seems.

Wrap-Up of the Day: 2014’s Top Stories Via Christmas Carols

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Pop Roulette, a musical sketch comedy group from New York, has summed up all the big headlines of the year and injected them with some holiday cheer. Who knew that stories like Honey Boo Boo’s mom dating a sex offender, the Ebola outbreak, ISIS, and the infamous Solange/Jay-Z elevator brawl could sound so …

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Don’t Try This at Home of the Day: The Turkey Slurpee

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Snapchat superstar Shaun McBride (aka “Shonduras”) is famous for his amazing artwork using the app. This video is part of a recent #10SecondTalentShow series he posted on his account, with a girl performing “The Turkey Slurpee.” No, it’s not a meaty beverage, but something much stranger.

Music Video of the Day: Top Misheard Song Lyrics of 2014

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One of the most popular misheard lyrics of the year is arguably Taylor Swift singing about “Starbucks lovers” in her song “Blank  Space.” New York Magazine looked into the science behind why we hear it, and there are already some coffee parodies. (It’s actually “a long list of ex-lovers.”) But her …

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Crash of the Day: Bicyclist and Deer Collide on Camera

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Cyclist Silas Patlove was riding towards Sausalito in California last week, when a deer jumped over the guardrail knocking him to the ground. The entire thing was captured on video through his onboard Fly6 camera, which he uploaded to YouTube. He says he suffered only minor injuries thanks to his …

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