Head to Atlantic City for a ‘Guys Day’ with Conner O’Malley and Carmen Christopher
Frequent collaborators Conner O’Malley and Carmen Chrisopher are back with a brand new video today. Titled Guys Day, the short follows two friends — an Enterprise employee who really loves his job (Christopher) and a 1-800-GOT-JUNK employee who recently got kicked out of the house by his... [Read More]
‘So You’re Grounded’: The Definitive Training Video Parody
I’m a human. We all are (probably), and we’ve all got the Internet. That means one thing, and one thing only: we’ve all seen training video parodies. Lots of ’em. What we probably haven’t seen is the definitive parody, because So You’re Grounded only has abou... [Read More]
‘Boyfriend Rock’ Is a Wednesday Gift
Bridgid Ryan’s Boyfriend Rock is a well-produced music video with a perfect folk rock melody. That polish, though, is just preamble to the core genius of a small (literally and figuratively) core joke oriented at the center of a homograph that made me laugh out loud. Take a watc... [Read More]
Well Worth 1 Minute: This Week in Commercial Parody
These days, commercial parodies are a dime a dozen, and so is dad humor, but this dad-centric commercial parody from… The Dad still deserves 60 seconds of your time. Fast and focused, what this piece lacks in commentary, it makes up for with the kind of immediately funny p... [Read More]
Well Worth 1 Minute: This Week in Commercial Parody
These days, commercial parodies are a dime a dozen, and so is dad humor, but this dad-centric commercial parody from… The Dad still deserves 60 seconds of your time. Fast and focused, what this piece lacks in commentary, it makes up for with the kind of immediately funny p... [Read More]
See ‘See Something, Say Something’
Occasionally, we’ll feature live performances-cum-web videos (best not to Google that phrase), and this week is one of those times. See Something, Say Something somehow translates palpable energy in the Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre’s new Hell’s Kitchen home to video.&... [Read More]
Another Round of Layoffs Hit Funny or Die
A year and a half after a round of layoffs that shuttered the San Mateo engineering office and left 37 people without a job and almost one year since closing the New York office, Funny or Die has made some more cuts today. According to Deadline, Funny or Die CEO Mike Farah sent a memo to [&hell... [Read More]
‘Emergency Room’: Wonderful, Twist Aside
Not everything needs a twist. Tynan DeLong and Colin Burgess’s short Emergency Room is so well-executed at its simplest core idea–nurse/doctor isn’t sure how to contribute to life-saving surgery in a tense ER–that it’s worth featuring in spite of an ending that felt alm... [Read More]
‘Emergency Room’: Wonderful, Twist Aside
Not everything needs a twist. Tynan DeLong and Colin Burgess’s short Emergency Room is so well-executed at its simplest core idea–nurse/doctor isn’t sure how to contribute to life-saving surgery in a tense ER–that it’s worth featuring in spite of an ending that felt alm... [Read More]
‘Emergency Room’: Wonderful, Twist Aside
Not everything needs a twist. Tynan DeLong and Colin Burgess’s short Emergency Room is so well-executed at its simplest core idea–nurse/doctor isn’t sure how to contribute to life-saving surgery in a tense ER–that it’s worth featuring in spite of an ending that felt alm... [Read More]