Archive for June, 2010

Houston’s Funniest Person 2010

Nathan Hosey is a comedian based out of our fair city.  Oh, he was also named the funniest person in Houston in 2010.  Check out more videos by him here.

Houstatlantavegas Pains ft. Drake – Major Lazer & La Roux (Lazerproof)

Nice remix of Drake’s Houstatlantavegas off the new Major Lazer + La Roux mixtape.  Thanks Michael for the tip.

Per urban dictionary:

“Houstatlantavegas” clearly represents a fictional setting/city, combining the names of three major cities with a very hostile/lively nightlife, in which lights are flashing, people are moving, and there is no sign of slowing down; if not a state of mind in which it is called “Houstatlantavegas” in order to represent an accelerated train of thought lacking anything wholesome, substantial, or important, an almost “high off life” mentality.

Little Black Dress Project

Neal Hamil Agency’s 2nd Annual LITTLE BLACK DRESS PROJECT Featuring Texas Fashion Design Students Benefiting the Fashion Group Foundation of Houston.  I love the editing on this video!

Guarantee – Men’s Wearhouse Commercial (2009)

That’s what you call an instant classic!

Trench – Men’s Wearhouse Commercial (2010)

From CultureMap: Houston-based Men’s Wearhouse plans a new mobile phone app — and they guarantee it

Web Zeroes (The Office parody)

The guys at Smooth Few Films give us an intro set to The Office.

Law & Order – Web Zeroes Intro (Parody)

Just in time for the last season of Law & Order, the guys at Smooth Few Films give us their take on the iconic intro.

RSA Animate – The Secret Powers of Time

YouTube Play. A Biennial of Creative Video

This is interesting. The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum is teaming up with YouTube to curate:

YouTube Play.  A Biennial of Creative Video

Nominate yourself: www.youtube.com/play.

Now through July 31, 2010, participants are invited to submit new or existing videos created within the last two years at http://www.youtube.com/play. Submissions may include any form of creative video, including animation, motion graphics, narrative, non-narrative, or documentary work, music videos, and entirely new art forms.