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If Luke Skywalker was MacGyver [Video]

Only a sick and fevered mind could have imagined this ‘Star Wars’ title sequence, in the style of techie action man MacGyver. Which goes to show that it’s an ill wind that doesn’t blow some good. I do hope the guy is feeling better now though. [youtube]http://youtu.be/C54yPPiQMfw[/youtube]   HT: Emmet Ryan, who – thankfully – is […]

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Attack of the Random Narrator [Video]

So you’re minding your own business, perhaps lost in thought, when you suddenly hear a dramatic narration of the scene, featuring you as the star. It’s one thing to imagine a soundtrack to everyday life, but here’s a guy who’s decided that random strangers need a narration! [youtube]http://youtu.be/5sX-H2Z9Dfk[/youtube]

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Daddy Gives Baby a Diabolical Disguise [Video]

Of course, what every cute baby face really needs is the addition of Guy Fawkes / Anonymous style eyebrows, moustache and goatee. You didn’t know that? Well, now you do! [youtube]http://youtu.be/JVWt4cQVFTU[/youtube]   Related articles November 2014 in pictures: Comets, riots and marches…oh my! Anonymous: The Movement Behind the Mask Interests.me and Why Pseudonymity is Important […]

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The Ballad of Lidl and Aldi [Video]

… I’d go out to Lidl or Aldi for a pound of sausages, and I’d come home with a pound of sausages, and a cordless drill, and a wetsuit, and an inflatable dinghy, and a portable generator … – Mickey MacConnell What I like about Aldi and Lidl is the lack of choice. There’s usually only one brand of everything, […]

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Imagine Getting Today’s Photos Developed at the Chemist in 80s Ireland

Maria, aka Twisted Doodles, is a very funny person with an extraordinarily witty insight on life – especially Irish life. You can check out her cartoons at TwistedDoodles.com – and buy some clever cards for Christmas! I love this one:   Related articles John Murray releases Christmas CD for mental health charity Aware Irish government warns undocumented not to […]

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GettingSmarter

Amazon Echo Parody: “Look It Up, You Insufferable Imbecile”

Amazon’s announcement of Echo last week came as a surprise to many. Think Siri or Cortana, except it’s not just another app on a device. Instead it comes in its own standalone hardware: a cylindrical audio interface, i.e. a speaker with seven embedded microphones which is always listening, ready to respond when you use a keyword to awaken it. If that […]

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Two Irish Guys Explain Clickbait – You Won’t Believe What Happens Next

Irish comedy duo Peter Ganley and Chris Greene have had viral success with their YouTube videos such as 2 Irish guys watch Miley Cyrus. So Channel 4 On Demand commisioned a series from them. Episode 2 of Craic Addicts is all about clickbait: those teasing, misleading, ‘curiousity gap’ headlines that make you want to click – even though you […]

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