Ten years ago the first YouTube video was uploaded to the site. Who would have predicted that ten years later YouTube would be an addictive platform filled with cat videos and Taylor Swift cover music. So to celebrate a decade of procrastination, B&T has put together some of the great YouTube videos of the past ten years.
Me At the zoo
The very first YouTube clip was uploaded by the co-founder Jawed Karim at the zoo. Enthralling stuff. Today 300 hours of video are uploaded to YouTube every minute.
Charlie Bit My Finger
Charlie seeks revenge on his older brother in this hilarious brother versus brother showdown. This video has been seen over 800 million times since it was uploaded in 2007.
THE KEYBOARD CAT
Sweet Brown Cold Pop Escape
Ain’t nobody got time for that!
Thriller in a Filipino prison
Evolution of dance
There are around 2 million cat videos posted to YouTube. There is even a Internet Cat Video Film Festival.
Fenton the labrador is a very naughty dog.
Game Of Thrones Reaction Videos
A strange trend has emerged where someone video tapes other people’s reactions to the dramatic deaths during Game of Thrones. This started with the bloody”Red Wedding” episode and has continued ever since. As George R. R. Martin said during an interview: “now you know why your nerdy friend was depressed 13 years ago.”
Wasted guy at Coachella
Wrecking Ball (Chat roulette version)
Encouraging everyone to sign a pledge and stop an African warlord. Kony 2012 campaign made nearly $20 million, trying to “make Kony famous.” The campaign founder Jason Russell, had a very public breakdown after he was found running around the streets in his underwear “making sexual gestures and vandalising cars”.