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This Starts to Get Unnerving After a While

Thursday, January 29, 2015 9:00 pm

Even before I found this video, I was vaguely aware that Picard tugged at his shirt a lot, but watching him do it 130 times was more than I can bear. I admit I skipped ahead a few times.

What I found interesting was that, while Picard prefered the two-handed vertical pull, Riker, tended to do a one-side-other-side version


[Ode To The Picard Maneuver (With Data)] (Viewer #256,214)

Now that I think about it, didn’t Kirk used to do this a lot, too?

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Legolas Was a Prissy Chump – Here’s How a Real Man Would Shoot Orcs

Wednesday, January 28, 2015 9:00 pm


[Lars Andersen: a new level of archery] (Viewer #19,300,120)

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Some Historical Perspective for People Who Think America Stinks

Tuesday, January 27, 2015 9:00 pm


[Our Narrow Slice] (Viewer #4,186,988)

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Welcome to the World of Tomorrow!

Monday, January 26, 2015 9:00 pm


[#Equality] (Viewer #374,001)

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What Part of Nationalsozialistische Deutsche Arbeiterpartei Don’t You Understand?

Sunday, January 25, 2015 10:00 pm

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[The Nazis Were Socialists, Not Right-Wingers] (Viewer #12,473)

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Also, Trying to Get Logged Into HealthCare.Gov

Sunday, January 25, 2015 3:00 pm


[MAZES] (Viewer #997,616)

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Forgot About the Blunt Force Trauma

Saturday, January 24, 2015 10:00 pm


[Could Kool-Aid Man Break Through a Wall?] (Viewer #786,896)

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They Make It Seem So Possible

Saturday, January 24, 2015 3:00 pm


How To Win An Oscar – EPIC HOW TO] (Viewer #230,345)

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How to Build an Airplane

Friday, January 23, 2015 9:00 pm


[How An Airplane Is Made] (Viewer #617,224)

The first 55 seconds is just prattle about how he’s flying to Europe to tour the Airbus facility. Feel free to skip ahead to that point.

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It’s Like If Chuck Jones Had Directed “Cast Away”

Thursday, January 22, 2015 9:00 pm


[Dji. Death Sails] (Viewer #487,680)

[title reference link]

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I Didn’t Know a Single One of These!

Wednesday, January 21, 2015 9:00 pm


[19 Amazing Facts About Bells That Will SHOCK You!] (Viewer #4,121)

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Geeky Stuff About Computer Guts

Tuesday, January 20, 2015 9:00 pm


[Moore’s Law and The Secret World Of Ones And Zeroes] (Viewer #574,848)

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Apparently Hippies Are Genetically Engineered for Punching

Monday, January 19, 2015 3:00 pm


[The Evolution of Getting Punched in the Face] (Viewer #470,102)

NOTE: The face punching thing only lasts to 1:32. Watching the rest of the video is optional at your discretion.

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Mile-High Coming Soon?

Sunday, January 18, 2015 10:00 pm


[YouTube direct link] (Viewer #373,622)

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Learn Something New Everyday – Literally

Sunday, January 18, 2015 3:00 pm


[Learn Faster with The Feynman Technique] (Viewer #454,508)

If you’re impatient, skip to 1:18, where he finally starts talking about the technique.

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Apparently This Is How Frank Learned to Punch Hippies

Saturday, January 17, 2015 10:00 pm


[Why are we Ticklish?] (Viewer #464,267)

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Misconceptions About Driving

Saturday, January 17, 2015 3:00 pm


[Misconceptions about Driving – mental_floss on YouTube (Ep. 10)] (Viewer #161,604)

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Just Needs An Aluminum Rocket Launcher

Friday, January 16, 2015 9:00 pm

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[The Benton Dinosaur] (Viewer #71)

Also, gotta love that 70’s Super Funk soundtrack.

Backstory here

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Really Annoying Music, But a Cool Visual

Thursday, January 15, 2015 9:00 pm


[Chain Reaction | Pepsi Max | #LiveForNow] (Viewer #3,756,848)

Better music: Start this just before the first mouse trap goes off. The end doesn’t sync up well, but the first part is glorious.

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It’s a Video on the Internet. Of COURSE It’s Real!

Wednesday, January 14, 2015 9:00 pm

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[BBC: Spaghetti-Harvest in Ticino] (Viewer #111,034)

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