When 'Game of Thrones' Becomes a Show About Nothing

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We realize there's only so much time one can spend in a day watching new trailers, viral video clips, and shaky cell phone footage of people arguing on live television. This is why every day The Atlantic Wire highlights the videos that truly earn your five minutes (or less) of attention. Today:

Welcome back! Let's get right into the video roundup. So without further ado, here is Prince Joffrey getting slapped and synchronized to a laugh track: 

And Dikembe Mutombo and Old Spice creating a laugh track to call their own: 

Whew. Now, we really really want to go to Brazil. It's so very cold on the East Coast, and sunning on the beaches of Rio de Janeiro sound pretty awesome right now. OK fine, we'll settle for Florida or something. But, like, if we or you get to Rio just remember: these people's "jokes" are not to be trifled with: 

And finally, if you want to get out of work early just play this video nonstop without any headphones on. You will be on your way home in no time. (The Atlantic Wire will not take any responsibility for the loss of your job, but we'd be happy to get some drinks with you and your severance package)

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