Known primarily for their kitty, puppy, and owl
cams, The Pet Collective has also created some entertaining music and film parodies featuring primarily cats and dogs. Among the best of their music parodies are Royals
(with a very weird final scene), Wake Me Up
, Thrift Shop
, Wrecking Ball
, and We Can’t Stop
. Among the better movie parodies are Star Wars
, Hunger Games
, and Jaws
Since it debuted on the blue
in '11 // Epic Rap Battles of History
preppin' // to score itself more than a billion views
// and become TopDog of the pack YouTube
Made by NicePeter
// (two improv comics by Maker
employed) // The series pits icons of legend renowned // in a slick-wit freestyle rap throwdown
With snappier writing, and better FX // online celebs
(and Google Ad checks) // The Epic Rap crew's halfway done with the brew // that is Epic Rap Battles of History Part Deux
The midseason's close? It comes out today. // In one corner: Santa Claus, fresh from his sleigh
And his prophet o' doom? "He ain't Mayan," ERBoH sez.
It's Snoop Dogg -- Snoop Lion -- as mothafuckin' Moses
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You've read The Backstroke of the West
; now WATCH The Backstroke of the West
! (MLYT, some NSFW language. The first minute or so of video is missing, but the rest of the movie is there in its full glory.)
Brooklyn natives Atomic Tom
cover "Don't You Want Me" in a video filled with celeb cameos and '80's references: Vimeo
(from the Take Me Home Tonight
Dr. Seuss does Star Wars
. Transmogrifications by Seattle cartoonist Adam Watson.
"Security officer demonstrates how to easily hack into every imperial computer system with a simple jail-breaked R2 unit. #wookieeleaks"
to the leaks of top-secret military documents concerning the war in Afghanistan
earlier this week on Wikileaks
, (covered previously on MeFi
) Twitter users started posting their “Star Wars”-themed parodies of the scandal
days later using
the hash tags #Wookieleaks
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If you're Jay Z
, you have an Empire State of Mind. If you're Darth Vader
Best appreciated by watching the videos in order.
"I learned it by watching you!
Romance Of The Jedi.
Yet another Brokeback-esque mashup, but at least this one doesn't use text nor that guitar song. Please, PLEASE, let this be the last one.
MMG Strikes Back
* The creators of Star Ballz
* , an adult cartoon parody, have successfully argued
for the lifting of a preliminary injunction in this lawsuit by George Lucas
which was keeping them from distributing their video online while the lawsuit was ongoing. (more inside)
*contains some "adult" animation, probably not suitable for those at work