Category Archives: Random Stuff!

The Longest Jump

Okay, this came out a few days ago, but we have been busy okay? A while back professional skier, rally driver and ...

Invisible driver

Toyota recently teamed up with internet prankster Rahat to film a new promotion for its Aygo city car. This involved Rahat dressing up as a seat and driving the Aygo around Spain. It was relatively convincing, but as you will see, the best reactions came from the people who realised it was a guy dressed as a seat, rather than a driverless car – especially the motorbike cop at the end!

Goodbye you bastard…

R.I.P Rik Mayall, the man almost solely responsible for forming my concept of humour when I was a young, impressionable lad. Pretty much everything he did – from the glorious anarchy of ‘The Young Ones’ to the surreal blackness of “The Comic Strip Presents…” and the sleazy satire of “The New Statesman” – was hilarious and well worth watching. He will be sorely missed. To celebrate his wonderful life, here is a classic clip from the 1998 ...

Burying the Bentley

Burying the Bentley
There is an absolutely wonderful daily email called “Now I Know”  that I subscribe to that is a fantastic source of things that are rather interesting. It is written by a bloke called Dan Lewis and is a constant and always impressive surprise when it arrives (usually around midnight NZ time!) in my inbox. On ...

Nissan proves people are stupid…

In this video a bunch of people are told that they are going for a ride in Nissan’s latest version of the Altima racing car. They are excited. Even when they see what appear to be some very lightly modified road cars. Even when they see the bizarre, obviously fake interiors. Even when they sit in what are clearly ordinary road car seats. They scream and laugh at the power ...

Grand Theft Fido

Now, we are not entirely sure if this is a genuine ad from Subaru Russia or a clever amateur attempt – we don’t read Russian, after all – but it is brilliant either way! Set up like a ubiquitous Russian dash-cam video, it features a woman running over a dog. Not the best premise for an ad, to be sure, but stick with it because it gets much, much better!