About Brian Skellenger

Brian is an actor, musician, writer, babysitter, and former Olympian. One of these things is a lie. Based in NYC, Brian honed his skills in the suburbs of Minneapolis, where he could often be seen doing jazz squares down the halls of his middle school. After obtaining a degree in musical theatre, he graced the stages of Minneapolis and St. Paul before making the move to NYC. In his spare time, Brian can be found playing board games, hitting around a volleyball, and forcing friends to improvise with him.

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This Video Of The Proud Parents Of Miss Universe 2018 Reacting To Her Win Is Giving Us All The Feels ❤️

Footage of Miss Universe 2018’s parents reacting to their daughter’s victory has gone viral on Twitter. Catriona Gray, of the Philippines, was named Miss Universe 2018 in Bangkok, beating contestants from 93 other countries. When the big announcement was made, an American audience member named Michael Strahan who lives in Cambodia caught the reaction of … Continued


Christmas Elf Goes Viral For His Epic Dance Moves Outside Toy Shop ❤️

A Christmas elf giving it his all to entertain crowds on London’s Regent Street has become a viral hit on social media. The video, which has been viewed nearly 800,000 times on Twitter, sees three elves strut their stuff to the tune of “I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus” outside world-famous toy shop Hamleys. ‘Leading … Continued

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Twitter Joins In Solidarity After Journalist Is Kicked Out Of Australian Parliament For Violating ‘Insane’ Dress Code

Australian journalist Patricia Karvelas has received an apology from the government after she was asked to leave Parliament for allegedly breaching the dress code. The presenter for ABC News said she was “kicked out” of a parliamentary session for showing “too much skin” on Monday. Karvelas explained what had happened on Twitter, revealing that the … Continued

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Transgender Woman Who Received Ireland’s First Gender Reassignment Surgery In 1991 Opens Up About Her Incredible Life

As controversy continues over how young is too young for children to know they are transgender, Ireland’s first ever recipient of complete gender reassignment surgery has told how she felt trapped in the wrong body when she was only three. Born in County Longford, Ireland, then moving to Dublin at aged seven for the rest … Continued

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Celebrities Defend David Beckham After He’s Called Out For Kissing His Daughter On The Lips

Celebrities have taken to social media to kiss their children on the lips in solidarity with David Beckham, who has received negative comments for doing so. The former footballer posted a photo to Instagram of himself and his seven-year-old daughter Harper kissing by an ice rink in London. The photo was criticized by some, causing … Continued


Guy Hilariously Chronicles His Journey Home After Drunkenly Buying A Massive Pokemon Cushion 😂

Anyone who has drunkenly bought something on the internet will relate to Callum Underwood’s dilemma… how to get a giant Pokemon cushion from the US to the UK without paying 1,000 dollars in shipping? “You’ve gotta catch ’em all”, as the saying goes, so the 31-year-old bought the huge Snorlax plush for about £150 ($193) … Continued


Dad Spends Four Years Making Short Action Film Starring His Two Young Sons—And It’s Impressive AF 😮

A dad has turned his sons into robot-fighting action heroes in a barn-storming action film shot entirely on an iPhone. Brian Vowles, a 3D animator from Toronto in Canada, spent thousands of hours over more than four years producing the short movie Robot Attack, in which Dylan, six, and Brandon, seven, explore a post-apocalyptic wasteland … Continued


This Interview Of A World Champion Darts Player Denying Farting During Competition Is Everything 😂

Champion darts player Gary Anderson was forced to deny farting on stage during a darts tournament in what must surely be the strangest post-match interview of his career. The Scot had just beaten Dutchman Wesley Harms 10-2 to progress to the quarterfinals of the Grand Slam of Darts in Wolverhampton, England, when an interviewer for … Continued

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Women Are Posting Photos Of Their Underwear To Protest Teen’s Thong Being Used In Rape Trial

Female activists in Ireland have been posting photos of their underwear online after a barrister in a rape trial drew attention to a female complainant’s thong. In the case in Cork, the jury was encouraged to consider the 17-year-old’s choice of underwear in the defense lawyer’s closing speech. The accused was subsequently found not guilty. … Continued


Someone Left A Brilliantly Brutal Note On Woman’s Badly Parked Car—And It’s Everything 🙌

Most drivers wouldn’t take kindly to being told their parking was sub-standard, but one woman in the U.S. reacted rather differently after a hilarious note was left on her windshield. Shelby, 27, from California, was attending the gym and parked her car in the “pretty much empty” car park before heading inside. However, on her … Continued