Every so often a Jeopardy! contestant comes along who embodies all that is well and good with deep trivia knowledge and pop culture awareness. There was IBM’s Watson who proved that there was basically no use in trying to compete with a super computer. Then there was Kat Deabill who introduced your Jeopardy! loving grandparents what shade was all about. Thankfully, the trend of badass Jeopardy! contestants lives on with one Louis Virtel, a popular web writer and YouTube personality known for his series Verbal Vogueing.
You’re doing yourself a huge disservice if you aren’t checking out his work, but for those unfamiliar with him, his recent appearance on Jeopardy is the perfect introduction.
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Singer and actor Chris Salvatore stopped by for a visit with his neighbor, and frequent co-star in his YouTube videos, Norma who gives Salvatore frank suggestions on what to do with his voluminous hair and gives her opinion on what guys he should go for, swipe-by-swipe, on Tinder and his other dating apps. Watch Norma talk aging, men and abs, offering rather wise advice in a sentence or less, with Salvatore, AFTER THE JUMP…
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YouTube user Olegcricket took parkour to new heights with a harrowing series of jumps, hundreds of feet in the air, on the outside of a building's pillar-type structure that will leave your guts churning.
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Sorry Game of Thrones and Harry Potter fans, but the guys behind ASAPScience released a new video explaining that your favorite, fictional bird messengers (owls, ravens, etc) are actually pretty incapable of accurately delivering written messages. However, ASAPScience details how humans can (and did) use carrier pigeons to deliver messages, making use of their mating methods and innate navigation abilities to do so.
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Ireland’s Fine Gael party released a new marriage equality advocacy video on Friday, urging Irish voters to vote yes for marriage equality on May 22. Fine Gael party members Eoghan Murphy, Minister Frances Fitzgerald and Simon Coveney along with singer-songwriter Jack O’Rourke appear in the video, explaining why Irish voters should vote yes on the marriage referendum and support their fellow LGBT citizens.
Fine Gael is the largest political party in the legislature of Ireland and its leader Enda Kenny currently serves as Taoiseach (prime minister).
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Irish marriage equality proponents have recently stepped up their advocacy game with politicians and Irish pop culture figures releasing marriage equality ads.
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A drone pilot posted a video to YouTube showing off his impressive, yet frightening drone piloting abilities with his tiny but incredibly nimble quad-rotor drone. The pilot has the drone perform several tricks such as barrel rolls and loops at dizzying speeds with deadly precision that evokes ideas of its potential future implementation in combat situations.
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