4 in the Afternoon: Flashmobs, Yemen, Mario

March 18, 2011

Twice each day we scan our YouTube metrics as well as websites on the cutting edge of internet culture to discover the most buzzed about videos.
Irish Step-Dance Flashmob Violence in Yemen Rejected Ad First Person Mario
  1. This home movie has been very popular in Taiwan, where it is the Most Shared video today.
  2. Dramatic footage is being posted today from the violence that's broken out in the streets of Yemen. You can find more perspectives on CitizenTube.
  3. YouTube filmmaker Tom Ska has been making a series of popular "rejected" ads for the University of Lincoln in the UK. This is his final attempt. As seen on Daily What. WARNING: CONTAINS VIOLENT IMAGES.
  4. Freddie Wong's inventive recreation of the first Super Mario Brothers level is also appearing among our Most Shared and Trending videos.