A Brave Beauty Ad for the YouTube Generation

As I’ve said before, beauty brands are notoriously bad at shifting from the 1950’s status quo but in recent months we have seen a few names out their shaking it up a little. The one to catch our attention most recently has been the team up between haircare brand Aussie Haircare and YouTube megastars Graydon…

Just for LOLs: Zen Riddles for Millenials

Haven’t done a ‘just for LOLs’ in a while, but humour tells us a lot about what’s going on in the world. This is a great one from College Humor about millennial frustrations. As Charlie Chaplin said, ‘Life is a tragedy when seen in close up but a comedy in long-shot’. Always bang on, another…

The ‘How Basic are You?’ Test

There’s a new phrase that seems to be knocking about (and even appearing on quite a few t-shirts) – ‘Basic Bitches’. The trend for hating on ‘basic bitches’ is pretty much akin to hating on, well anyone showing a lack of originality. There’s a pretty funny video on it from College Humour below… The thing…

Best Reactions to the New Star Wars Trailer

This is not the trailer you seek. Ah, no. It is. Sure you’re grand. The day after Happy Turkey Day, Lucasfilms caused the internet to collectively wet its pants when the new Star Wars trailer was launched into the webisphere. A lot of fans (myself included) had rather given up on the franchise – which had…

Top 10 Alternative Halloween Movies to Scream Along To…

I love, love, love Halloween. So thought I’d share a top Halloween movies list – one that doesn’t include the usual suspects. No, there’s nothing like the nostalgia of awaiting the classic screams in Scream – bowl of popcorn at the ready – but if you want some fresh reasons to check under your bed before…

Mattress Mick – Back with an Internetty BANG in a Music Video

This is the Irish internet equivalent of Christmas. Christ on a bike… Mattress Mick is back with a Bang (although I don’t think any of us in Dublin ever thought he’d gone away), with a hilarious music video. The video contains every ingredient to make it a viral hit – including dancing monkeys, gangnam-esque bad dancing and…

Trending: THAT Rihanna Video

…the latest music vid from Riri. It makes Miley Cyrus Wrecking Ball look like a nun. Yes, Miley-flippin-Cyrus. And it takes twerking a whole new level of butt-shaking-floor-grinding-giggly-ness. Just try to watch it without your mouth dropping open. I guess if it was shock factor the singer was going for, she certainly achieved it. And…