Celebrate Easter with This Peep Video Marathon [VIDEOS]
Easter is coming, and that means the ceremonial Unwrapping of the Peeps should begin around now(-ish). What, you weren't thinking of eating them fresh, were you? That's un-American. After the jump, a bunch of Peep-related videos for your squishy enjoyment.
4 Amazing Fruit Cutting Videos
The web recently became enraptured by this video of a lady cutting up a pineapple with a hypnotizing, clever method. Decorative fruit cutting is the next big thing, you know. Catch the wave! Below, our friend with the pineapple and 3 other incredible feats of fruit sculpture:
How Technology Has Changed the Way We View Disasters [VIDEOS]
On Friday morning some footage of this tornado hitting Theodore, Alabama came across the wire. This sort of in-the-moment footage from the ground once was rare and came to us primarily from news cameras. These days, everything is captured by security cameras and mobile phones and broadcast throughout the world almost immediately, using YouTube and social networks to spread.
Blind Man’s Guide Dog Loses Sight, New Guide Dog Leads Them Both
In heartwarming news, the Daily Mail reports on a blind man whose seeing-eye dog went blind, so he got another guide dog to help him and his newly blind dog get around. Sound confusing? Check out the BBC's adorable video.
Incredible Stop-Motion Video of Appalachian Trail Hike
Don't have any vacation time left this year, but have always wanted to experience the 2,181-mile Appalachian Trail? This video is a pretty good approximation of the trek. Hiker Kevin Gallagher made the journey over six months, taking photos along the way, then he edited all the images together into a gorgeous stop-motion slideshow. Watch it below:
Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade: The Movie?
Yep. New York's biggest parade is being made into a Hollywood movie. What's next, a film based on a gum wrapper? Producers Scott Glassgold and Ramond Brothers of IAM Entertainment have bought the rights to develop a film based on the annual parade. Says The Hollywood Reporter:
Amazing Footage of a Trainer Resuscitating an Unconscious Dog [VIDEO]
If you're a dog lover, better grab a box of tissues. In this footage, a man gives CPR to a beautiful boxer named Sugar. It's a harrowing scenario, but the dog pulls through thanks to the quick-thinking dog trainer who performed the resuscitation.
Truck Full of Ink Crashes Colorfully [VIDEO]
This truck spewed hundreds of gallons of ink all over the highway outside Boston on Wednesday. Pretty colors! Ink is one of the most expensive liquid materials, so this might be one of the priciest truck spills in history (though the whale spill of 2004 still goes down as the grossest). Check out the video below:
11 Best ‘Inception’ Parodies [VIDEOS]
The Internet overfloweth with parodies of hit films. But nothing has inspired web video auteurs quite like last year's high-concept smash "Inception." In fact, if you can think of a word with the suffix "-tion," there's probably an "Inception" parody named for it. Here are 11 of the best iterations:
7 Adorable Puppies Chasing Ice Cubes [VIDEOS]
Move aside, cats on Roombas: puppies chasing ice cubes might be our favorite new category of animal videos. When these pups mistake slippery ice for skittering critters, a showdown (and a whole lotta adorable) ensues. Check out these clips of dogs facing off against ice cubes: