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'Bieberhood' Is The Film That 'Boyhood' Could Never Be

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 03.16.2015 | Comedy

Never mind the groundbreaking achievement of filming the Oscar-nominated movie "Boyhood" over 12 long years. How about the life of a Justin Bieber ...

The Most Annoying Things About YouTube In 2014

The Huffington Post | Katla McGlynn | Posted 06.30.2014 | Comedy

Two words: Google Plus. In their annual summary of the biggest complaints about YouTube, Barely Political nails everything that's wrong with the si...

A Tribute To The World's Most Annoying Music Videos

Posted 01.28.2014 | Comedy

Official lyrics videos: who asked for them, who watches them, who stumbled across one and thought, "yes, this will do just fine"? Answer: no one. ...

Kristen Stewart Explains Thanksgiving, But Whatever

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 11.20.2013 | Comedy

Only Kristen Stewart could make Thanksgiving sound this uncomfortable, and only Laura McDonald could impersonate Kristen Stewart this accurately. ...

The Key Of Awesome's Lorde Parody

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 10.23.2013 | Comedy

Seriously, no matter how hard you try and spin the Lorde song "Royals," it is inescapably catchy. This parody by The Key of Awesome is no exceptio...

An Ode To Narcissistic Musicians

Posted 06.24.2013 | Comedy

Barely Political and The Key Of Awesome made a music video parody to pay homage to all the YouTube Musicians who love reminding everyone they can play...

Learn How To Dress Like Johnny Depp

Posted 04.16.2013 | Comedy

It's not easy to dress like Johnny Depp. Fortunately, Johnny Depp himself is here to reveal all of his secrets. Secret 1: Wear everything all the ...

WATCH: It's 'The Sasha & Malia Show!'

Posted 02.27.2013 | Comedy

The first daughters may be forbidden from using social media, but thanks to YouTube channel Barely Political, now they can have their very own vlog. ...

How To Be Funny on YouTube (VIDEO)

Shira Lazar | Posted 10.27.2012 | Comedy
Shira Lazar

We've gathered some of YouTube's top comedians to give their best tips on what makes a video funny, how to get laughs online, dealing with negativity, and just staying committed to doing what they love.

WATCH: K-Stew Explains The 4th Of July

Posted 07.04.2012 | Comedy

Need something explained? You can always turn to K-Stew. She gets it. All of it. She's explained Valentine's Day and Christmas, and now she's here ...

WATCH: Annoying YouTube Complaints Mocked To Perfection

Posted 06.30.2012 | Comedy

Between relentless "first" commenters, the ramblings of illiterate racists, endless supplies of "sh*t ___ say" videos and videos simply titled "boobs,...

WATCH: Walking Dead Mad Men

Posted 04.05.2012 | Comedy

AMC's hit shows "The Walking Dead" and "Mad Men" seem to inspire as much consternation amongst fans as they do utter delight. Nevertheless, both show...

Did Obama Girl Help Elect A President? HuffPost Exclusive Interview

Lee Stranahan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Lee Stranahan

Ben Relles: "When we did the first video Obama was trailing Hillary Clinton by a significant margin. Online video kept playing an increasingly important role."

Barely Digital: Obama Girl Team Launching Tech Parody Spinoff

New York Times | BRIAN STELTER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

With the presidential campaign over, the producers of the Obama Girl videos have a new target for parody: technology. The Obama Girl character, pla...

The DNC Funnies: The 23/6 Big Tent Comedy Show

Huffington Post | Rachel Sklar | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

As mentioned, last night I was lucky to be included in 23/6's Big Tent comedy show, along with far brighter lights like Fred Armisen, Eugene Mirman, L...

McCain Girl and The Enchanted Republican Forest: Brilliant Video From Barely Political

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Barely Political has released a new video, "McCain Girl and The Enchanged Republican Forest." Barely Political is the creator of the Obama Girl pheno...