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Me at the Zoo

YouTube Just Turned 10, And This Is Its First Video Ever

The Huffington Post | Ed Mazza | Posted 04.24.2015 | Technology

Thursday marked the 10th anniversary of "Me at the zoo," the first video ever uploaded to YouTube. The clip was posted on April 23, 2005 by Jawed ...

Something Monumental Happened On YouTube 8 Years Ago

The Huffington Post | Posted 04.23.2013 | Technology

The video is extremely unassuming. "So here we are, in front of the elephants," Jawed Karim, on camera, narrates. "The cool thing about these guys is ...

Me at the Zoo Focuses on Chris Crocker as Defender of Not Only Britney Spears, but Tragic Southern Mothers Everywhere

Oscar Raymundo | Posted 08.25.2012 | Gay Voices
Oscar Raymundo

Why can't a teen make videos in his home, post them on the Internet, be crazy, experiment with gender identify, have fun, dance, incite conversation -- all that without fearing for his safety or that of his family?

Noah Michelson

Chris Crocker On New Documentary, Doing Porn, And One Thing That's Off-Limits | Noah Michelson | Posted 06.22.2012 | Gay Voices

Internet superstar Chris Crocker is best known for his "Leave Britney Alone" video, which has racked up close to 44 million views since it hit YouTube...

Internet Star Chris Crocker's New Look Featured In 'V' Magazine, Doc To Premiere On HBO

Posted 05.05.2012 | Gay Voices

Over the last five years Chris Crocker has racked up over 270 million views on YouTube, many of which came from his 2007 "Leave Britney [Spears] Alone...

Happy 7th Birthday, YouTube

The Huffington Post | Posted 04.23.2012 | Technology

Today marks the seventh anniversary of the first-ever video uploaded to YouTube, the auspicious, investigative piece, "Me At The Zoo," seen above. ...

Noah Michelson

The Return Of Chris Crocker | Noah Michelson | Posted 01.23.2014 | Gay Voices

[Note: Some language included in the videos below may be offensive to some readers.] In 2007 three little words -- "Leave Britney Alone!" -- arguab...