Monday, December 13, 2010

Big Bang Theory: Jim Parsons

BIG BANG THEORY's Jim Parsons returns to Hollywood 411 to mull about the show's Emmy possibilities, high stakes ping-pong tournaments on the set and what makes a bunch of genius science geeks so darn likable.

How to play "The Office" theme song

A guy demonstrates how to play the theme song to the American version of "The Office". Hope you enjoy.

Wednesday, December 08, 2010

Por que o mundo precisa do WikiLeaks

Quem responde é o próprio Julian Assange neste vídeo de 19 minutos. A entrevista é de julho de 2010, e foi realizada em Oxford, na Inglaterra.

Saturday, December 04, 2010

William Bonner announces visit to King's College London

Esteemed journalist William Bonner (Globo / Jornal Nacional) will be visited the Brazil Institute at King's at the end of November to conduct a seminar about his work and the work of Jornal Nacional, the main news programme in Brazil.

Politically Incorrect Truths Or BS?

Saturday, November 27, 2010

Board Riders Review of Power Balance

This is something you've got to see! Check out this trippy technology that Power Balance has come up with to help pro surfers like Andy Irons & Bruce Irons stay "glued to their board". Pro Longboarder, Kaitlin Maguire and shredder Max Jesse take the Power Balance test.

Friday, October 29, 2010

Bird Hunted To Near Extinction Due To Infuriating 'Fuck You' Call

A bird expert visits Today Now! to show off the endangered Montana Merkel and discuss his efforts to save this incredibly annoying species.

CBS episode for guy gets beaten up by granny fans

How to Structure Your TOEFL Essay Get full points on the organization section of your TOEFL essay by following the steps in this lesson. If you have any questions about this lesson, please ask Rebecca on the forum at the website, engVid.

Wednesday, October 13, 2010

Autobot Bumblebee Hits DC Police SUV at Transformers Filming in D.C. - Fox 5 News WTTG-TV

WASHINGTON - A D.C. Police SUV was involved in a wreck at the filming of Transformers 3 in Washington D.C.

While the movie was filming a car chase scene on 3rd Street and Maryland Ave in southwest D.C., the police SUV collides with a yellow Chevy Camaro, which in the movie series is known as the character Bumblebee.

The police SUV was not supposed to be there and the wreck itself was not scripted.

Sunday, September 26, 2010

Monday, September 13, 2010

TimesCast: September 13, 2010

Today, the Tea Party takes aim at Delaware's Republican establishment, Russian opposition groups face threats from software piracy raids, and a look at filmmakers who documented atomic test blasts.

Saturday, September 04, 2010

Sunday, August 29, 2010

Taking a Road Trip - Lesson 20 - English Vocabulary

Topic: Words and expressions related to travel.
Level: Intermediate

STUDENTS: Additional practice is available at Please take the full lesson, which includes two quizzes. Remember it's free to sign up for an account.

Sunday, August 22, 2010

Is Your Cell Phone Bugged?

This short video explores ways to determine if your cell phone has been compromised to act as a bug. While it's obviously unlikely that this would happen to most people, it was recently revealed that the FBI has used this technique, and just as illicit wiretaps are possible, illicit cell phone bugging could also occur.

This video is based on Lauren Weinstein's December 2006 blog entry: "How To Tell If Your Cell Phone Is Bugged" located at:

Be seeing you!

Peppy English Pronunciation Lesson 3 - British and American Accents - Learn English with Steve Ford

Accent reduction classes with Steve 1-2-1:
free English practice:

Friday, August 13, 2010

Eat Pray Love: Rotten Tomatoes Show Review

Brett Erlich and Ellen Fox join forces with top movie critics to review "Eat Pray Love," starring Julia Roberts in the movie adaptation of Elizabeth Gilbert's best-selling novel about a woman who re-evaluates her life after a painful divorce.

Thursday, August 05, 2010

How To Clean Grout !!!!

Mold, mildew, and food are some of the culprits that stain grout in your bathroom and kitchen, but a few household products and some elbow grease can get your grout looking like new.

Friday, July 23, 2010

TOEFL iBT Independent essay sample topic + How to outline your response
How to begin your essay for the TOEFL independent essay task, using a good outline!

Saturday, June 26, 2010

Thursday, June 24, 2010

Apple iPhone 4 Design Video

While everyone else was busy trying to keep up with iPhone, we were busy creating amazing new features that make iPhone more powerful, easier to use, and more indispensable than ever. The result is iPhone 4. The biggest thing to happen to iPhone since iPhone.

Monday, May 17, 2010

Walk on water (Liquid Mountaineering)

Liquid Mountaineering is a new sport which is attempting to achieve what man has tried to do for centuries: walk on water. Or to be more precise: running on water. We are developing the sport from scratch. By accident we found out that with the right water repellent equipment you can run across bodies of water, just like a stone skimming the surface.

Liquid mountaineering is performed by professionals under professional supervision. Accordingly I must insist that attempting to do so is dangerous.


Sunday, May 16, 2010

How to Pick a Great Airline Seat ???

Watch this video for a demonstration of "How To Pick a Great Airline Seat". To complete the task, you will need:

A website with airplane seating diagrams
An early booking

Get started with the first step: There is no single “best seat” on an airplane — all have their pros and cons — so decide what’s important to you. Legroom? Peace and quiet? A quick exit? A smooth ride?

Sunday, May 02, 2010

The Times Square Hero!!!

Lance Orton, the man who alerted the NYPD of the suspicious vehicle that was later found to be loaded with a bomb, was not eager to speak to reporters today.

The Vietnam vet did not want to give his name or comment on Saturday night's commotion. But Orton, a t-shirt vendor, did end up giving some sound advice to his fellow New Yorkers: "See something, say something."

Sunday, April 04, 2010

MACGRUBER!! He’s Got A Red-Band Trailer Full Of Swear Words And Suggestive Dialogue You Shouldn't Watch At Work MACGRUBER!!!!

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Wednesday, March 31, 2010

No Hopers, Jokers & Rogues

A little bit of traditional gold - Cornish fisherman (well, a couple of them are) based in Port Isaac and its surrounds singing a sea shanty on the seafront

Sunday, March 21, 2010

Saturday, March 13, 2010

United States Census 2010 - A big concern

Rep. Bachmann appears on America's Newsroom with Megyn Kelly to discuss her concerns regarding the 2010 census.

Friday, March 12, 2010

Saturday, March 06, 2010

The Showbuzz: 2010 Oscars

From "Avatar" to "Up In The Air" to "Precious," CBS News' Karina Mitchell reports on this year's hottest Academy Award nominated films.

Sunday, February 28, 2010

Like Cooking ???

This week's 'Chef on a Shoestring' has catered for Al Gore, Sidney Poitier, and Sharon Stone. Dominique Crenn from "Next Iron Chef" will prepare a delicious meal for four under $40.

Sunday, February 14, 2010

The Miami Herald - Entertainment -

Toni Gonzalez on John Mayer's foot in mouth interview with Playboy, Jersey Shore to hit Miami, and Brooklyn Decker's Sports Illustrated cover -from Miami Herald Studios

Friday, February 12, 2010

What Obama Can Learn From The Bush Tax Cuts

War Child - An African Documentary

Emmanuel Jal has a terrifying past and a gentle soul. A former child soldier in Sudan, he is today a well known rap artist. This is the story of his war years, where he was uniquely profiled on film as a young and charismatic boy, undaunted by the pain all around him. And then his escape from the Sudan to the West where he found fame but never lost his pure heart.

A Brief History of Pretty Much Everything

This is the final piece for an AS art course, a flipbook made entirely out of biro pens. It's something like 2100 pages long, and about 50 jotter books. the person who did it worked on and off it for roughly 3 weeks.

Monday, February 08, 2010

The Best of the Super Bowl Commercials 2010

A 30-second commercial was estimated at $3.01 million for the 2010 Super Bowl. From Doritos to E*TRADE the Super Bowl lived up to expectations and delivered some funny commercials.

Sunday, February 07, 2010

English Speaking - Mistakes & Regrets

Sounding like a native speaker isn't all that difficult! Learn how to talk about mistakes you made or regrets you have. I'll give you a pronunciation trick, too!

Fans Create Super Bowl Ads

During the Super Bowl, some viewers actually find the commercials almost as exciting as the game. Now, some ad companies are looking to their fans for creative help. Anthony Mason reports.

Sarah Palin's Tea Party Speech