Yesterday marked the nine-year anniversary of YouTube and even though the popular video-sharing site and a treasure trove of music videos, funny clips and god knows what else, YouTube’s very first video was, well, kinda boring. Uploaded by a user named Jawed on Saturday April 23rd, 2005 at 8:27 p.m., the video shows a boy […]
Oscar winner Lupita Nyong’o was revealed as People Magazine’s Most Beautiful Woman this week and naturally, this made news headlines everywhere…too bad people are still struggling to pronounce the actress’ name. Jimmy Kimmel pointed this out on his show last night and followed that up with a compilation of reporters messing up Nyong’o’s name and […]
Two years ago, Against Me! frontwoman Laura Jane Grace came out as a transgender woman, detailing her childhood dealing with gender dysphoria and bravely sharing her story with everyone. Much recently got to sit down with the punk rocker to talk about the changes, or lack of changes, in the band’s music since and how […]
The VICE videos showing up on YouTube are outdated by about 3/4 days. This one was posted yesterday, but is related to events of April 16.
The late postings tell me that VICE is being gagged and censored by the powers-that-be that a…
I eschewed the prompt for today. Instead, I wanted to reflect the sounds of the stone mason students in my video.
tap tap tap
music to our ears
listen to the music again
what can you hear?
at first the pitch is sweet
As we all know now, Martin Scorsese’s Oscar-nominated film The Wolf of Wall Street broke records last year when it squeezed in 506 f-bombs in its nearly three-hour run. That’s a whole lotta swears. But there are non-swear words in the movie, we swear! The following video by The Screen Junkies does an amazing job […]
TV personality Stephen Colbert will be taking over for David Letterman on The Late Show in 2015, but that wasn’t the first time he’s applied for a job at the late-night talk show. Before The Colbert Report was even a thing, Colbert applied to become a writer on The Late Show With David Letterman and […]
Frisky froggies –see the eggs below!
It’s the most exciting season of the year, although I love the changes for them all!
The frogs were singing merrily until we got down there. You can hear them in the first video. The wood frogs are the first t…
Not as bad as Muskoka last April, or Calgary in June, but it is bad. The high waters are flowing, and community after community is being affected. The Rideau River was swollen, and fast flowing.
Smiths Falls Rideau River from Jennifer Jilks on Vim…
Phoebe choosing nest site from Jennifer Jilks on Vimeo.
The pair have been around for days, going around the house, searching for the perfect nesting site. The male singing his song all around the perimeter of the tree line.
So tough to capture…
Dan Browns famous novel “The Da Vinci Code” mixes history, mystery, and a curious plot that keeps pages turning. Whether you love it or hate it, I personally remember putting that book down several times while reading it and thinking “Woah, it all makes sense!“. That feeling of “what the…” is hard to come by. […]
I was in the bathroom and heard some scritching in the ceiling fan. On no, mice!
Then, I spotted Dorah up on the window ledge, gazing determinedly at the tree outside the window. She was bird watching.
You know that spring brings busy birds. If they c…