Archive for the ‘History’ Category

2013 Presidential Inauguration Of Barack Obama [VIDEO]

Monday, January 21st, 2013

ABC News coverage of the 2013 US Presidential Inauguration ceremonies for President Barack Obama’s second term. Found at YouTube from ABCNews.

10 Most Popular Videos Of 2012 At Videolicious.tv [LIST]

Monday, December 31st, 2012

These are the 10 most popular videos of 2012 at Videolicious.tv for 2012, according to page views:

  1. Stewie & Brian Pitch WHeat Thins
  2. 3 Flash Mobs PSAs For Healthy Choices
  3. Ho Chi Minh City Time-Lapse
  4. How To Effortlessly (And Cleverly) Remove Yolk From Egg White
  5. The Most Poorly-Acted TV Commercial In The History Of The Universe
  6. Poop Already!
  7. San Francisco Days Before The Quake
  8. Amazing Jumping Robot
  9. Coke-Mentos Fueled LEGO Drag Racing
  10. Bomb Blasts Interrupt CNN Interview With Gaza Resident

The War Game [VIDEO]

Sunday, December 16th, 2012

The War Game is a fictional, worst-case-scenario docu-drama about nuclear war and its aftermath in and around a typical English city that was banned from the BBC in 1965. Found at YouTube from wanabee2w.

Gertie The Dinosaur [VIDEO]

Monday, October 15th, 2012

Gertie the Dinosaur is a 1914 American animated short film by Winsor McCay. Found at YouTube from eternalfrost21.

“Live” Coverage Of The Apollo XI Moon Landing

Thursday, July 26th, 2012

CBS’ coverage, with Walter Cronkite reporting, of the 1969 Apollo XI moon landing. Found at YouTube from jkottke.

CBS Coverage Of Moon Walk

Found at YouTube from jkottke.

Astronomers Watch Instant Replay Of Great Eruption [VIDEO]

Monday, July 9th, 2012

Astronomers are watching an instant replay of the Great Eruption, a spectacular outburst from Eta Carinae, a massive double-star system, which lasted from 1837 to 1858 and temporarily made Eta Carinae the second brightest star in the sky. Found at YouTube from futurityvideo.