Toddler Allegedly Forced To Eat Cockroach For Camera

In horrifying news you shouldn't read while eating, a family in Guatemala City is being investigated after videos of a young child eating cockroaches surfaced on YouTube. The video is several years old but only recently gained steam on social media, which has prompted an outcry and an investigation by protective… » 2/01/14 12:00pm 2/01/14 12:00pm

RIP 'First' and 'Gay': YouTube Comments at the End of an Era

Gone are the days when YouTube viewers could be as nasty as they wanna be—anonymously, that is. The video-sharing site now requires commenters to sign in with a Google+ account, meaning that whatever they say will be attached to their real names. And people are not happy about it. » 11/08/13 5:00pm 11/08/13 5:00pm

The Gender-Swapped ‘Blurred Lines’ Video Is Suddenly Age-Restricted

Mod Carousel's fantastic gender-swapped "Blurred Lines" parody (which we posted the other day) has been saddled with an 18+ age restriction on YouTube since going viral. Interestingly—or maybe not, I'm not quite sure—Robin Thicke's original video is still up on YouTube with no age restriction. » 7/24/13 1:50pm 7/24/13 1:50pm

Cancer-Stricken YouTube Star Talia Castellano Has Passed Away

Talia Castellano was diagnosed with cancer when she was just seven years old. A self-professed make-up junkie, she began posting videos of herself doing makeup tutorials on YouTube about a year ago. By the time she was thirteen, she had over 15 million views on her YouTube channel, and she was named an honorary… » 7/16/13 5:10pm 7/16/13 5:10pm

Tajikistani President Is Wasted at Son's Wedding, Becomes YouTube Star

Tajikistan is one of those "quirky, hilariously terrible" countries that falls short of North Korea and Iran levels of instant-name recognition and South Park episodes. That's gotta suck. Like, you're trying hard at instating corruption that penetrates all levels of society, becoming a main passage for drugs and weapons… » 6/06/13 12:20pm 6/06/13 12:20pm

Husband Asks Wife to Wake Him with a Slap Each Morning

According to the Daily Dot, the man's name is Zach Curd, a musician living in Livonia, MI, and it's next to impossible for him to wake up every day. So, he asked his wife Erin to slap him silly to get him outta bed. This is a supercut of the slapping, and you'll notice that Erin is extremely crafty with her technique. … » 3/03/13 8:30pm 3/03/13 8:30pm

Jennifer Lawrence Has Taylor Swift in a Big Coffin, and More Terrible…

These bad lip readings are incredibly enjoyable, right? I don't know why, but I can't get enough. The Hunger Games one is just getting me more excited about Catching Fire. There's a 90 percent chance that Jennifer Lawrence is watching it at home right now — just eating cheetos and laughing at herself on YouTube; god… » 2/26/13 11:30pm 2/26/13 11:30pm