Tag: YouTube

Film, Popdose Interviews

The Popdose Interview: Troma Entertainment’s Lloyd Kaufman

Originally intended to be the second part of Popdose's look at VHS videotape subculture, Troma Entertainment's co-founder Lloyd Kaufman had...

Internet, Popdose Interviews

Now Media: The ASMR Phenomenon — A Discussion With “the Gentle Whisperer”

Now Media digs into the new landscape of entertainment, from YouTube videos to websites devoted to offbeat topics....

Music, Popdose Interviews

The Popdose Interview: Brandon Schott Is a Man on (Many) Missions

Independent musician Brandon Schott is using his talents in an unexpected way -- to fight cancer....

Music, Popdose Flashback

Popdose Flashback 1993: Snow, “Informer”

Wherein Holmes and Dunphy make like The Carpenters and go on hurting each other....

Dw. Dunphy On..., Music, Television

Dw. Dunphy On… One of the Weirdest TV Conventions of the ’60s and ’70s

I am a writer for Popdose.com...and I'm in a band!...

Sad Cleveland Browns fans with paper bags on their heads

Football, Sports

Popdose Sports: The Five Stages of Grief for a Tortured Football Fan

It isn't easy being a fan of a lousy football team. But if you can recognize the stages of grief, maybe you can help. Or not....

Prince Performing on Light Night With Jimmy Kimmel

Music, News

Music News: Prince Is Back! (Online, That Is …)

Prince has been persona non gratis on the Internet for years, until now....

Music, Popdose Interviews

The Popdose Interview: Debbie Gibson

If you want to feel inspired, spend a few minutes talking with Debbie Gibson. Certainly, you’re probably aware of the chart success that...

AM Gold: 1975

Digging for Gold, Music

Digging for Gold: The Time-Life “AM Gold” Series, Part 54

This week's edition of Digging for Gold contains not one, but two references to Twilight. No reason why, that's just how we roll at...

Current Events, Dw. Dunphy On...

Dw Dunphy On…Stupid Humans

The species is doomed. Here are four more indicators of our extinction....

Music, Popdose Secret Single

Popdose Secret Single: The “Hits” Of Dr. Demento

Popdose prepares to stay deee-mented....

Internet, Popular Culture

YouTube Roulette: Unicorns!

Take a magically magic journey over a beautiful rainbow emanating from an ogre's butt....

Television

YouTube Roulette: The Worst Cartoons Ever

Perpetuating sadness and misery via the internet, Popdose presents YouTube Roulette!...

Television

YouTube Roulette: The Worst TV Commercials Ever

Pull the trigger and pray for mercy with NO PROBLEM! -- Popdose presents YouTube Roulette: The Worst TV Commercials Ever...

Music

YouTube Roulette: The Worst Music Videos Ever

Pull the trigger and pray for mercy -- Popdose presents YouTube Roulette: The Worst Music Video Ever....

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Lefschmutz, Music

Lefschmutz: Bob Lefsetz Thinks Graphs Are Sexy!

Our new column, where we dissect the latest rantings from the crazy, fucked-up world of America's creepiest music and technology...

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Music, Popdose Roundtable

Popdose Roundtable: When Rock Stars Aren’t “Rock Stars” Anymore

Rock stars? Grace and dignity?! Bwaahhh haaahhh haaahhh! (Here are a few reasons why not, provided by the Popdose Roundtable.)...

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Digging for Gold, Music

Digging for Gold: The Time-Life “AM Gold” Series, Part 4

We wrap up our look at Time-Life's AM Gold: 1962 compilation this week, and learn just how popular death songs were back then....

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Digging for Gold, Music

Digging for Gold: The Time-Life “AM Gold” Series, Part 1

Popdose breaks down the first five songs from Time-Life Music's AM Gold: 1962 compilation album, and takes time to enjoy a classic 1980s...

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Music, Popdose Guides

The Popdose Guide to Journey

Adored by their fans and scorned by critics, Journey never attempted to be more than they are: a rock band out to entertain you. As they...

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Music, Rock Court

Rock Court, Small Claims Division: Madonna v. Lady Gaga

The question's not whether Gaga's latest sounds like Madonna's hit. The question is whether she meant it or whether it was just born that...

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Fixing a Hole, Music

Fixing a Hole: The Beatles’ Imaginary Post-1970 Albums, Part 11

Part 11: Help Yourself (1993) I went through more iterations of this album than any other one in this series, but finally think I’ve got...

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Television

The Golden Globes: The (Verbal) Shots Heard ‘Round The World

Last night Ricky Gervais took down Hollywood's sacred cows and Popdose weighs in....

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Film, Film Reviews

Film Review: Ian Dury Lives in “Sex & Drugs & Rock & Roll”

In the United States, Ian Dury is a relatively obscure musical artist best known for his punk rock anthem, “Sex & Drugs & Rock...

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Film, Film Reviews

Film Review: A Unique and Darkly Animated World in “Metropia”

In the not too distant future, the earth is overpopulated and running out of oil. In Europe the underground train systems have been...

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Film, Film Reviews

Film Review: “The Infidel”

Only in indie cinema will you find a comedy about a burly, hairy English Muslim who explores his faith and personal identity after...

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Current Events, Numberscruncher

Numberscruncher: Viacom Sues YouTube

A video that always makes me happy, and violates Viacom’s copyright: kml_flashembed movie="http://www.youtube.com/v/vgMgLjMghuk"...

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Current Events, Dw. Dunphy On..., Meta

Dw. Dunphy On… The New Internet Superstar

I’ll cut to the chase. It’s Hitler. Adolf Hitler. Yeah, I’m rather shocked myself, but it seems like Herr Fuhrer is...

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Film, Popdose Interviews

Popdose Interview: The Man Behind Green Lantern’s (Fan-Made) Power Ring

An incredible-looking fan-made trailer for Warner Bros.' upcoming Green Lantern adaptation has had the Web all aflutter recently --...

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CD Reviews, Music

CD Review: Lelia Broussard, “Waiting on the 9”

Lelia Broussard – Waiting on the 9 (self-released, 2008) purchase this album (Amie Street) I’m pretty sure I have t-shirts that...