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OK, This Parody of 'World's Toughest Job' Is Actually Pretty Funny Sorry, Bud Light

Bud Light's spoof of the super-viral American Greetings "World's Toughest Job" video was a bit underwhelming. But now Funny or Die has delivered a more amusing one—even if the "punch…

April 18, 2014, 4:01 PM EDT

Bud Light Does Its Own Version of 'World's Toughest Job' … for Dads Could you be a Director of Whatever?

Every giant viral ad needs a parody (or a few dozen), and so Bud Light is here with a spoof of the American Greetings "World's Toughest Job" video—celebrating dads instead…

April 18, 2014, 9:16 AM EDT

Extreme Oatmeal? Not Real, but the Gamers at Pax East Didn't Know That Cards Against Humanity's latest trick

Pwnmeal Extreme Gaming Oatmeal goes way beyond steel cut. This hot, lumpy cereal is EXTREME!!! Alas, the caffeinated glop won't be coming to breakfast aisles anytime soon. The "official porridge of…

April 14, 2014, 11:58 AM EDT

Ad Guys Make Popsicle Stick Jokes That Are So Sad, They're Hilarious (GIFs) W+K creatives explain themselves

You probably remember popsicle stick jokes as a fun, charming, innocent part of your childhood. Jason Kreher and Matt Moore are here to wreck those memories. The pair of creatives at…

April 10, 2014, 3:08 PM EDT

Best Wedding Present Ever? Photographer Remakes Hollywood Posters Starring Bride and Groom 'A labor of love, for sure'

In a world where love is patient and love is kind, one couple refused to play by the rules. This summer, they're going to the chapel and someone's going to…

April 8, 2014, 1:09 PM EDT

Social Networks Are Kingdoms at War in Beautifully Crafted Game of Thrones Homage HootSuite sets the bar for self-promotion

If you love nerding out about social media almost as much as you love nerding out about Game of Thrones, then have I got the video for you. Social media management…

April 4, 2014, 2:18 PM EDT

Game of Thrones Becomes a 1970s Sitcom in Newest of Many Mashups Fans keep remixing, and it keeps being funny

In today's installment of making new things look old, Game of Thrones gets retrofitted into a 1970s sitcom, complete with overly long exposition and freeze-frame introductions for each actor. The idea…

April 4, 2014, 11:36 AM EDT

Spoofs and Pranks Prove to Be Viral Hits BaneCat gives you permission to watch these videos at work

There are two things that are (almost) always guaranteed to do well on YouTube. One involves riffing on pop culture. The other takes advantage of people being duped. This past week’s…

April 2, 2014, 4:46 PM EDT

April Fools' Day 2014: The Best of the Brand Hoaxes A working list of this year's fun pranks

Happy April Fools' Day! This year, all the usual brand suspects are joined by a host of tech companies and startups in trying to throw you for a loop—a near impossibility…

April 1, 2014, 12:14 PM EDT

Quiznos Cooks Up a Winner With 'House of Thrones,' but Will Funny Videos Be Enough? Building buzz, facing bankruptcy

The buzz is heating up for Quiznos, who has scored a hit with its House of Cards/Game of Thrones mashup called House of Thrones. Machiavellian Congressman Frank Underwood is transported to…

March 28, 2014, 9:44 AM EDT

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