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John Oliver on Native Advertising (Video)

John Oliver on Native Advertising (Video)

Last Week Tonight with John Oliver takes on ‘native advertising’, or ads disguised as editorial content:

I Don’t Look Good Naked Anymore by The Snake Oil Willie Band (Video)

I Don’t Look Good Naked Anymore by The Snake Oil Willie Band (Video)

The song of the summer 2014.

French Singer Cries When Crowd Sings His Song (Video)

French Singer Cries When Crowd Sings His Song (Video)

This is old but I haven’t seen it before and I’m assuming there are a lot more people out there that would love this video. French singer Patrick Bruel gets completely overwhelmed with emotions when the audience sings his song ‘J’ te ‘L’Dis Quand Meme’ during a 1991 concert at the Olympia music hall in Paris.

Jeff Bridges Bowls First Pitch at Dodgers Stadium, ‘Big Lebowski-Style’ (Video)

Jeff Bridges Bowls First Pitch at Dodgers Stadium, ‘Big Lebowski-Style’ (Video)

Jeff ‘The Dude’ Bridges bowls his first pitch at Friday night’s Dodgers game, Lebowski-style, instead of throwing a traditional ceremonial pitch. The 64-year-old actor is currently promoting his new movie, ‘The Giver.’

Couple’s Sign Language Sing-a-Long to ‘You’re the One That I Want’ (Video)

Couple’s Sign Language Sing-a-Long to ‘You’re the One That I Want’ (Video)

American Sign Language (ASL) interpreter, Tina Cleveland, and her fiancé, Paul Sirimarco, have some fun in their car with a sing-a-long dance party to ‘You’re The One That I Want’ from the musical ‘Grease’:

Julia Louis-Dreyfus and Jerry Seinfeld Sing ’16 Going On 17′ on ‘The Late Show’ (Video)

Julia Louis-Dreyfus and Jerry Seinfeld Sing ’16 Going On 17′ on ‘The Late Show’ (Video)

Julia Louis-Dreyfus stopped by David Letterman Thursday night and talked about the 25th anniversary of Seinfeld. It was a great opportunity for ‘The Late Show’ to re-upload this footage from the year 2000, when she was singing The Sound of Music’s ‘Sixteen Going On Seventeen’ with Jerry Seinfeld:

Best News Bloopers of July 2014 (Video)

Best News Bloopers of July 2014 (Video)

This month’s compilation of news bloopers features people shouting profanities into camera, a BBC reporter swallowing a fly, and Joan Rivers just being Joan Rivers. Of course, there’s more: Sent by Comedy Wizard

John Oliver on Nuclear Weapons (Video)

John Oliver on Nuclear Weapons (Video)

Nuclear weapons were the main story on HBO’s Last Week Tonight with John Oliver, last night. Seriously funny, as always:

Morgan Freeman and Jimmy Fallon Talk on Helium during The Tonight Show Interview (Video)

Morgan Freeman and Jimmy Fallon Talk on Helium during The Tonight Show Interview (Video)

Morgan Freeman inhales helium and talks to Jimmy Fallon about his science show on Thursday’s Tonight Show:

Woman Sings Her Heart Out to Beyonce’s ‘Halo’ on NYC Subway Platform (Video)

Woman Sings Her Heart Out to Beyonce’s ‘Halo’ on NYC Subway Platform (Video)

An unknown woman was filmed on a subway platform in Brooklyn, New York, singing Beyonce’s ‘Halo’. I’m amazed that everyone around her is so calm about it, her voice is amazing!