YouTube Junkie

Other discussions not related to the Permanent Portfolio

Moderator: Global Moderator

User avatar
Desert
Executive Member
Executive Member
Posts: 3613
Joined: Sat Jun 26, 2010 2:39 pm

Re: YouTube Junkie

Post by Desert » Sun Jul 26, 2015 6:35 am

barrett wrote: Haven't been keeping up with this thread at all but I just saw Tenn's Chinese baseball link and had to share this Chinese hurdle race:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VmU6BChuiBs
Beautiful!  :)  Just total destruction, with no visible remorse whatsoever! 
Our greatest fear should not be of failure, but of succeeding at something that doesn't really matter. 
- D.L. Moody

Diversification means always having to say you're sorry.
barrett
Executive Member
Executive Member
Posts: 1516
Joined: Sat Jan 04, 2014 2:54 pm

Re: YouTube Junkie

Post by barrett » Sun Jul 26, 2015 7:39 am

Desert wrote: Beautiful!  :)  Just total destruction, with no visible remorse whatsoever!
Right. There is even a moment when he seems ready to throw up his hands in victory!

Here is the same guy on a moped:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CjgT8Af1kGc

The first collision is at the :05 mark.
User avatar
Greg
Executive Member
Executive Member
Posts: 1183
Joined: Sun May 20, 2012 6:12 pm
Location: Maryland

Re: YouTube Junkie

Post by Greg » Sun Jul 26, 2015 7:58 am

Wow hilarious. I was not expecting that ending on a moped. How can you tell it's the same guy as the runner/jumper?
Last edited by Greg on Sun Jul 26, 2015 8:40 am, edited 1 time in total.
Background: Mechanical Engineering, Robotics, Control Systems, CAD Modeling, Machining, Wearable Exoskeletons, Applied Physiology, Drawing (Pencil/Charcoal), Drums, Guitar/Bass, Piano, Flute

"you are not disabled by your disabilities but rather, abled by your abilities." -Oscar Pistorius
User avatar
Desert
Executive Member
Executive Member
Posts: 3613
Joined: Sat Jun 26, 2010 2:39 pm

Re: YouTube Junkie

Post by Desert » Sun Jul 26, 2015 8:11 am

barrett wrote:
Desert wrote: Beautiful!  :)  Just total destruction, with no visible remorse whatsoever!
Right. There is even a moment when he seems ready to throw up his hands in victory!

Here is the same guy on a moped:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CjgT8Af1kGc

The first collision is at the :05 mark.
If this is the same guy, he must be the Chinese version of Jackass.  :)
Our greatest fear should not be of failure, but of succeeding at something that doesn't really matter. 
- D.L. Moody

Diversification means always having to say you're sorry.
barrett
Executive Member
Executive Member
Posts: 1516
Joined: Sat Jan 04, 2014 2:54 pm

Re: YouTube Junkie

Post by barrett » Sun Jul 26, 2015 8:20 am

Greg wrote: Wow hilarious. I was not expecting that ending on a moped. How can you yell it's the same guy as the runner/jumper?
Just talking nonsense, Greg. He just seemed to have the same disregard for other vehicles as the runner did for the hurdles.
User avatar
Greg
Executive Member
Executive Member
Posts: 1183
Joined: Sun May 20, 2012 6:12 pm
Location: Maryland

Re: YouTube Junkie

Post by Greg » Sun Jul 26, 2015 8:47 am

barrett wrote:
Greg wrote: Wow hilarious. I was not expecting that ending on a moped. How can you yell it's the same guy as the runner/jumper?
Just talking nonsense, Greg. He just seemed to have the same disregard for other vehicles as the runner did for the hurdles.
Gotcha hah. I just hope that great pit of carkoon didn't have a sarlacc at the bottom of it.
Background: Mechanical Engineering, Robotics, Control Systems, CAD Modeling, Machining, Wearable Exoskeletons, Applied Physiology, Drawing (Pencil/Charcoal), Drums, Guitar/Bass, Piano, Flute

"you are not disabled by your disabilities but rather, abled by your abilities." -Oscar Pistorius
User avatar
dualstow
Executive Member
Executive Member
Posts: 8644
Joined: Wed Oct 27, 2010 10:18 am
Location: next to emotional support peacock
Contact:

Re: YouTube Junkie

Post by dualstow » Tue Aug 04, 2015 11:16 am

The org that doles out .org websites just sold itself to a for-profit company - theVerge
User avatar
dualstow
Executive Member
Executive Member
Posts: 8644
Joined: Wed Oct 27, 2010 10:18 am
Location: next to emotional support peacock
Contact:

Re: YouTube Junkie

Post by dualstow » Fri Aug 07, 2015 2:46 pm

fisherman's(?) knot + paracord = cinch your shoelaces in 0.5 seconds
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FNlUEe-5ye8
The org that doles out .org websites just sold itself to a for-profit company - theVerge
User avatar
dualstow
Executive Member
Executive Member
Posts: 8644
Joined: Wed Oct 27, 2010 10:18 am
Location: next to emotional support peacock
Contact:

Re: YouTube Junkie

Post by dualstow » Thu Aug 20, 2015 10:05 am

for medium tex

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NFzGjcakOgM

Flairs baby. Damn, that's a long lace.
The org that doles out .org websites just sold itself to a for-profit company - theVerge
Fred
Executive Member
Executive Member
Posts: 370
Joined: Fri Aug 07, 2015 4:55 pm

There's Bears in the Pool

Post by Fred » Sun Aug 23, 2015 2:44 pm

My new all time favorite. Kind of a metaphor for how a lot of Americans are feeling about illegal immigrants.

https://youtu.be/2PnzrWJ-GnI
Last edited by Fred on Sun Aug 23, 2015 2:49 pm, edited 1 time in total.
User avatar
dualstow
Executive Member
Executive Member
Posts: 8644
Joined: Wed Oct 27, 2010 10:18 am
Location: next to emotional support peacock
Contact:

Re: YouTube Junkie

Post by dualstow » Tue Aug 25, 2015 12:53 pm

artichoke blooms (24 seconds)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aA96yDuRZ-4
The org that doles out .org websites just sold itself to a for-profit company - theVerge
User avatar
dualstow
Executive Member
Executive Member
Posts: 8644
Joined: Wed Oct 27, 2010 10:18 am
Location: next to emotional support peacock
Contact:

Re: YouTube Junkie

Post by dualstow » Wed Aug 26, 2015 9:41 pm

Tariq Ali - New World Disorder
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e6TPkSPMK5Y
The org that doles out .org websites just sold itself to a for-profit company - theVerge
Post Reply