Lance Armstrong's Radiohead Apology
Today in viral videos: Lance Armstrong "sings" the song "Creep," an Oscar-nominated Disney short film that's almost as good as the beginning of Up, and 60 years of pop music's valiant attempt to woo men.
We realize there's only so much time one can spend in a day watching new trailers, viral video clips, and shaky cellphone 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:
Lance Armstrong sort of skated by while we all got caught up in this whole Manti Te'o saga. But that doesn't mean we have forgotten about him. The Internet remixers sure haven't — and now there's a Radiohead version of his Oprah interview:
Disney's new Oscar-nominated animated short film, The Paperman, has finally hit the web, and apparently it introduces "a groundbreaking technique that seamlessly merges computer-generated and hand-drawn animation techniques." We say it's the perfect work break — and that it sorta feels like the beginning of that Up montage but stops before the tears start coming:
This one goes out to all the men out there. Never say pop music never tried to woo you:
And this is the cute overload that's born when a kitten meets a baby hedgehog. Pro tip: save this for the last five minutes of work....