Category Archives: Video

Review: ‘FELT’ by Nils Frahm

I am taking a modern improvisation/choreography project class this semester in dance and a few weeks ago our assignment was to create a piece to a song called “Less” by German musician Nils Frahm.  This song is primarily swelling silences … Continue reading

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Review: ‘If You Leave’ by Daughter bleeds emotion

I first happened upon the band Daughter when exploring the wonderful thing that is the YouTube suggestion bar. Their sound immediately drew me in and I have been listening to them continually ever since. Daughter is an indie rock, alternative, … Continue reading

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Dear Some Rappers, This Generation Deserves More

Oh wow, another rapper going on about how they get all the money, cars, clothes and…well you know the rest. While I do love hip/hop and rap music from a musical perspective, I can’t always vibe with the lyrical side. … Continue reading

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“Emma Approved” Returns Monday

In the first 24 episodes of “Emma Approved,” the YouTube adaptation of Jane Austen’s classic novel “Emma,” the first major plot arc of the novel was covered. We met the idealistic, entrepreneurial Emma Woodhouse (played by an on-point Joanna Sotomura), … Continue reading

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The Most Influential Movie of 2013: Fruitvale Station with Michael B. Jordan

This year we found out how great Gatsby could be (Great Gatsby), followed Katniss as she outsmarted the Quarter Quell (Catching Fire) and floated into outer space (Gravity). But no movie made more of a statement and left a greater … Continue reading

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Commercials That Put Movies to Shame

In the advertising business, making a short and informative commercial that draws attention to you is difficult. We live in an advertising era with ads everywhere from highways to on our bodies (I am not kidding, businesses pay people to … Continue reading

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Confused About a Lesson in School? Try Using YouTube as a Studying Tool

Many days after a lesson is taught, I find myself confused about the content or even bamboozled by the burden. Just thinking about it scared the heck out of me… until I found YouTube as a study tool. With the … Continue reading

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Kerry Washington Stars on Saturday Night Live (SNL)

In case you missed Scandal star and mommy-to-be Kerry Washington hosting SNL this past Saturday as the only black woman (or woman of color period) in the cast, here are some of the highlights: Washington opened the show as Michelle … Continue reading

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Pride and…video blogging?

Teen Takover staff writer Madeleine Nesbitt reviews The Lizzie Bennet Diaries a vlog.

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Look at these really cute cats.

Hank Green, his wife Katherine Green, and Quigley the really cute brush-tailed bettong get real in this AWESOME SciShow vid.

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