Coming up with a weekly best YouTube video list is a daunting task, because there are so many great videos posted every week. But leading this week’s list is a video that stokes the fires of the basic importance of video sharing. The glory of YouTube is that just about everything in the world is caught on video. There are millions of people out there with video cameras and the ability to get those videos onto the screens of millions of us. The terror in the son’s voice shortly after the Texas fertilizer plant explosion is something that all of us hope to never have to hear:
Hey this song isn’t new, in fact it is a few months old. But when I think of a heartfelt song with great lyrics, Pink just doesn’t pop into my mind first, but this duet is a haunting performance of just how great collaborations can be:
Movies are great, and I love them. The new Superman movie could be a bomb, but this trailer proves other wise:
Equally important is the sequel to the hit “The Hunger Games,” and the trailer for “Catching Fire” makes the second installment on the adventures of Katniss Everdeen look positively breathtaking:
I’m a sucker for all things Psy and all things Deadpool, so when the two are paired in a colossally awesome video I take notice. The cameo by top notch cosplayer Vampy Bit Me is just the icing on my geeky cupcake:
So there you have it, my five video must list for the week ending April 20th. A little old mixed in with the new, and a lot of interesting things going on in the world of YouTube.