Here we are. There was no reason to think that Videogum would be around, the way that it has been for the past six years, forever. It is a blog on the Internet, which already puts it in a precarious position, and it is a blog that has done its very…

videogum • 5 years ago

Life is a highway, RIP Videogum and RIP Rocket Dog http://vimeo.com/3771062

videogum • 5 years ago

If you’re unfamiliar with the long-running Videogum column “Hey, What’s Up With Topher Grace?,” what is wrong with you? Here we are, on our sort of deathbed, and you’re going to insult us by feigning ignorance about one of Gabe’s most beloved…

videogum • 5 years ago

Well, this is difficult. For nearly six years, Videogum has been the best blog on the Internet. (Oh no, here we go.) A friend introduced me to Videogum about five years ago after I mentioned to him, without overstating anything, that I could not…

videogum • 5 years ago

The question that was on every kid’s fruit punch-tinted, cold weather-chapped lips ahead of the announcement of this year’s Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards host was, of course, “How is the Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice committee ever going to top last…

videogum • 5 years ago

Listen, hah, okay — this is funny. I know what this looks like. Yes, my entire head is in what you have to admit is a very large lunch bag for a tiny baby. (Just as an aside, and feel free to not answer because I know this is none of my Dog…

videogum • 5 years ago

“I told you that you would have a good time if you just let yourself relax,” said Meryl, playfully punching 50 Cent in the arm. “You’re right, Mer. Sorry I was such a grump earlier.” “50, please, no apologies necessary — we all know I’m the queen of…

videogum • 5 years ago

I had no idea that match heads were filled with tiny spider egg sacs.

videogum • 5 years ago

Arnold Schwarzenegger recently did his second reddit AMA, during which he invited those participating to ask him “some crazy questions.” Most of the questions are not crazy (“Of all the things you are famous for, which are you most proud of?”) (of…

videogum • 5 years ago

One of the great pleasures in mastering the game is having the ability to invite those around you to share a close look. To be sure, you didn’t get to where you are — sneakers planted on the green, swatter in hand — by merely watching from the…

videogum • 5 years ago

As members of the digital age, there are few mysteries left in our lives that are allowed to linger. “What else was that actor in?” “Who is this song by?” “Are you using that word correctly?” “How far away is the place we’re going?” “I know that you…

videogum • 5 years ago

Huh. That move usually works? Grab the face and throw it? VERY, very strange how it did not work this time — I’d blame it more on some weird one-time circumstance than the actual move. The actual move is GOOD. (Via SayOMG.)

videogum • 5 years ago

“What did you do at work today, honey?” “Oh, just a little thing called…learned how to say spaghetti!” “NO!” “Yep!” “And you can say it now?” “Yup, just did, and I’ll say it again — spaghetti.” “Oh my god, congratulations, that is so great!” “Thank…

videogum • 5 years ago

Putting together a tote bag with your beach towel, a fun book, and some sunscreen…packing a few friends into the car with a cooler full of water bottles and brews…picking out the best spot on the gloomy, icy snow…running over the ice barrier and…

videogum • 5 years ago

What is the best story you have about being someone’s plus one to a party? The story about when you had a few decent interactions with strangers — I mean, definitely not great, but you got through them and it’s fine – and then went home early…

videogum • 5 years ago

And if it comes at the end of a local news story about an ATM being stolen from a man’s store, well, that’s when it comes. (Via DailyPicks.)

videogum • 5 years ago

I AM NOT THE BIGGEST FAN OF THE PHRASE “SHUT IT DOWN” WHEN IT IS HASTILY APPLIED TO ANYTHING ON THE INTERNET, LIKE, “MILEY CYRUS WORE THIS UNBELIEVABLE SHIRT — SHUT IT DOWN” OR WHATEVER, KIND OF LIKE THE THING EVERY DOES NOW WHERE THEY’RE LIKE “VERY…

videogum • 5 years ago

Welcome to unveiling of the 2013 Viral Video Gummy Award winners. Please, take your seats. Obviously, this year has been full of many great viral videos. It has also, as every year will be in — we can assume — increasing amounts for the rest of our…

videogum • 5 years ago

We continue our unveiling of the year’s Gummy Award winners today with your (and the readers of Stereogum’s) choices for the year’s best movies. If any movies are reading this, make sure your phones are nearby for when your publicist calls! And…

videogum • 5 years ago

I don’t know what “adjust your cute levels for maximum cute” is supposed to mean, but who cares, ARE YOU SEEING THIS VIDEO? (Via DailyPicks.)

videogum • 5 years ago