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The Marines behind Montage 2.0. Photo credit: YouTube Being an American Marine in Afghanistan isn’t fun – it’s hot, it’s dusty, and there are a lot of people trying to kill you. So, when they aren’t in action, it’s understandable that US servicemen need to unwind, let off a little steam. Here’s the latest spoof music video from the guys who brought you their unique take on Britney Spears’s “Hold It Against Me.”
In this poem, disaster strangely invades the ordinary. A man standing at the bus stop reading the newspaper is on fire Flames are peeking out from beneath his collar and cuffs His shoes have begun to melt The woman next to him wants to mention it to him that he is burning but she is drowning Water is everywhere in her mouth and ears in her eyes A stream of water runs steadily from her blouse
This is a superbly created piece of animation which captures the imagination. The world is monochrome until an invisible hand starts to color it in. Unfortunately, one animal is asleep and misses the chance to be painted... Surprisingly, this is in fact an advert for French kid’s channel TiJi. While we normally wouldn’t embed adverts like this in to Kuriositas, our French readers are such a small minority that this could not be mistaken for a plug for the channel, so we let it slip in. It is such a lovely piece of work, how could we fail to allow it some space?