Archive for August, 2009

Reporters and Politicians Unintentionally Become Musical Artists in YouTube Mashup Videos

A new series of YouTube videos titled “Auto-Tune the News” takes video clips of reporters and politicians and mashes them up to create entertaining music videos. The creator of the videos, Michael Gregory, uses the software program Auto-Tune (which is used by musicians like Cher and T-Pain) to change the pitch of reporters/politicians voices and [...]


Man Has Car Towed – Attempts to Pay in Pennies

When a Florida teen recently had his car towed he decided to pay the towing company fees ($88) in pennies. Yup, 8,800 of ‘em. The cashier at the towing company was not amused and refused to take the the massive number of coins, but the teen argued she had to because it is legal tender. [...]

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