Jun 242013

Even though the excitement and buzz surrounding the president has calmed, there’s no question that his biggest fans can still be found online.

One of the greatest examples of this is Baracks Dubs, the YouTube channel dedicated to recreating pop songs using older footage of Barack Obama speaking.

For their latest serving of political music, the popular channel has parodied Daft Punk’s latest hit single Get Lucky with an Obama twist. As expected, the new spoof has instantly gone viral. 


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Jun 192013

Roman Atwood is well known on YouTube as one of the most popular prankster online. But he may have gotten himself into a bit of hot water over his latest venture.

After the news broke out that the government is openly spying on innocent American citizens, Roman thought it would make for a good prank to wire tap some government agents back. As in literally tap them on the shoulder with a wire

As is evident from this video, it seems the US government doesn’t have much of a sense of humor. 

Of course, most veteran viewers are assuming the entire video, though seemingly well done, was a setup. 


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Jun 152013

FOX San Antonio is the publisher of this week’s most viral news report. 

Sebastian De La Cruz had the once in a life time opportunity to sing  the National Anthem at Game three of the NBA Finals in a Mariachi outfit earlier this week. But after doing a great job, especially for an eleven year old, he was hit by a storm of negative tweets online, just because of his family’s country of origin. 

Now, the video has been seen over 2 million times


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Jun 142013

By now, even the most apathetic have heard the news that government is–and has been for a while now–spying on innocent Americans.

All the usual political pundits have added in their two cents, but now an unexpected Internet face has stepped on stage.

As a spoof of the recent events, and as a early celebration of the Fourth of July, Laina, better known as Overly Attached Girlfriend, dressed up as Uncle Sam and sang a reassuring song to calm the American people to the tune of The Star Spangled Banner


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Jun 052013

Canada and America share the longest, straightest border in the world, so it’s a good thing the sister countries get along so well. But still, both great countries like to pound their chest at the other to make it clear whose side of the continent is whose.

Popular online history educator CGPGrey explains that most people don’t know, but the Canada and the US even cut a twenty foot barrier at their borders. For all 5,500 miles of it. 


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