Lauren Orsini & I at the official Daily Dot party

On Thursday night at the official Daily Dot party, trying so hard not to do my troll face…

Daily Dot Summit 2011 (San Francisco):

The lovely Lauren Orsini at my side. Polaroid taken by Fernando Alfonso, also a fellow Daily Dot writer.


words of wisdom, found in YouTube comments

“people who write fail or fake and gay are them selfs just TROLLS !!!!!! i love them they make me laugh my ass off , and your youtube video doesn’t mean shit until people write fake and gay on your page”  via  117dallas 5 hours ago

bolded emphasis mine, found on this Leeloo impression video here

Happy Birthday, Raquel Welch!

Yes, I know it is also Freddie Mercury’s birthday. Considering all the digital love he’s gotten (which he deserves, don’t get me wrong, even if he is dead), I thought I’d share with who ever is reading this blog my favorite videos of Welch. If you don’t know who she is, go skim her wikipedia page first please.

These are all found on YouTube, because my new job is to cover YouTube…

I first came upon Rachel Welch, like most of America,  when I watched One Million Years B.C.  (Starting the Earth’s Children book series in Junior High will do that) It is only fitting that I begin this video list with a compilation of her from One Million Years B.C.

I don’t expect you, dear reader, to watch all of the above video, but I do expect you to watch all of the one below. It’s only 3 minutes long, and while there is no dialog until the very end, I can promise it is engaging. It’s literally one of the best fan compilations on YouTube.

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