We’re halfway through the week, which can only mean one thing—it’s time for our Weekly Dose of WTF! We bring you five of the weirdest, strangest and WTF-iest videos from the past week, including a man stuck in a storm drain, an amazing cup stacking trick, a dancing squid and more. So grab a coffee, sit back and prepare to be WTF-ified!
Man Gets Stuck In Storm Drain Planking
Here’s a news report about a 21-year old man that got stuck in a storm drain after allegedly being attacked by gang members. He crawled into the drain to get his phone, which he says was thrown in by the gang members. It’s a serious story, but nobody can seem to contain their laughter. My favorite part is when the news reporter crawls into the storm drain to demonstrate.
Street Cup Stacking
How the heck did he do that?!
The description on this video says, “I made a 24/h time-lapse video outside of my balcony on 5th and Spring in Downtown LA. I noticed a peculiar man walking, err…drifting along the street as if the wind was blowing him and nothing else. It’s 8 times the speed of normal time, so this video is about 5 minutes in real time.” Do you believe the description that he simply “noticed” this random coincidence, or do you think it was staged?
Dancing squid bowl dish in Hakodate
Would you eat a dancing squid? According to video comments, the sodium in the soy sauce is what causes the squid’s legs to move like that. I don’t know if I could bring myself to take a bite…
Are You Smarter than a 5th Grader – 352 Feet in a Yard
Please tell me that someone reading this knows how many feet are in a yard! I was in awe while watching this…352 feet in a yard? Are you serious?
Megan O’Neill is the resident web video enthusiast here at Social Times. Megan covers everything from the latest viral videos to online video news and tips, and has a passion for bizarre, original and revolutionary content and ideas.