The average American lives for 28,835 days – what does that look like represented by jelly beans?
Adrian Gonzalez, a first baseman for the Dodgers, leaned over the railing to catch a ball as it arced toward the stands. He almost got it. But spectator Keith Hartley snatched it barehanded right above Gonzalez’s glove. He did this while leaning over a railing and holding and bottle-feeding his 7-month old son.
The batter was ruled out due to fan interference and the Cubs went on to beat the Dodgers 1-0.
Chocolate Easter eggs, lambs jumping, Life of Brian and lovely bunnies. Hot cross buns to the bloody scene of the crucifixion, and cute chicks to an empty grave.
This short Easter film explores the true meaning of Easter and the evidence for the resurrection:
The latest in the People Are Awesome series has clips from videos uploaded in 2014. These people are doing awesome and crazy things – something I’ll certainly be using with my young people in the next few weeks:
Christmas can be an emotional time, catching up with family from far away lands.
Southampton Airport has made a video capturing people reuniting with their loved one. It’s reminiscent of the famous blockbuster, Love Actually, as Hugh Grant opens the film with a voiceover and viewers see people crying and embracing in Heathrow Airport:
I love this Spoken Word by Steven McLeish based in Scotland.
Watch this young boy park a go kart like a boss, using his momentum to roll backwards down a corridor, precisely into the spot he aimed for. Then he walks away like a boss.
Here’s a link to a really useful video from Bath YFC and their friends. It’s a contemporary and visually stunning retelling of the Parable of the Lost Son.
‘When he was still a long way off, his father saw him.’ (Luke 15:11-24)
Click here to view the video on vimeo
Find out more about Bath YFC (Youth for Christ) at bathyfc.co.uk.
Parents love witnessing and documenting their children’s firsts.
Proud moms and dads wait anxiously, clenching their iPhone, finger on the camera trigger, ready to capture a child’s first step or first word. But this YouTube clip captures a first moment that most parents don’t usually catch — a child’s first taste of lemon:
Fantastic, probably my favourite from this year’s April Fools jokes: