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.
Justin Bieber released the video today for his cover of "Santa Claus Is Coming to Town." Like your Christmas steam-punk style? Watch this:
Will Ferrell's out with some new commercials for Old Milwaukee. In the three spots below that have come out so far, Ferrell pulls out his signature goofy oaf act, selling the beer as a parody of "real American man's" brew. We see him doing manly-man Midwesterner things like fishing with his bare hands and running around in a too-tight Iowa shirt.
Reminiscent of that time a little boy asked Rick Perry about global warming, watch as a woman deploys her adorable, shy son to tell Michele Bachmann that his "mommy is gay and she doesn't need fixing." Bachmann handles it as well as she can, waving him off with a smile.
For the Planet Earth types, comes the latest footage from the forthcoming feature film Timescapes. Filmed in the American Southwest, the silent film captures nature in ultra-HD. The entire thing looks like a Lisa Frank photo -- the type of thing we imagine people who smoke a lot of weed would like.
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