Hold back the tears listening to Alex Jones as a melancholy folk track

Bon Iver songs are sort of a mood unto themselves, at once wistful and melancholy, digitized but organic. The second you hear Justin Vernon’s voice you feel something—not exactly a lump in the throat, but a sense of the cycle of life spinning wildly around you. It barely matters what he says, as evidenced by the…

Here is the weirdest possible live stream of the Comey testimony

Right now, fired FBI Director James Comey is testifying before the Senate Select Committee On Intelligence regarding Donald Trump’s possible attempt to obstruct an investigation into Russia’s influence on the 2016 election. And like nearly every other big moment in the Trump presidency—whether it be the Trumpcare saga…

Begin your day with this 2-minute descent into the mind of Kellyanne Conway

Kellyanne Conway had a great weekend, with her husband being appointed to a key Justice Department position and not one but two massive profiles dropping in major magazines. If you don’t have time for those, though, why not instead take Super Deluxe’s two-minute journey into the depths of her mind? The video positions…

There will never be too many supercuts of Alex Jones freaking out

Alex Jones is many things. He’s a radio host and conspiracy theorist known for promoting everything from globalist lizard people nonsense to despicable Sandy Hook false flag bullshit. He’s an old friend of filmmaker and fellow Texan Richard Linklater and has some pretty on-brand cameos in two of his films. And he’s…

Vic Berger finds a way to make Trump’s insane press conference even more surreal

We are big fans of Vic Berger’s surreal, terrifying, hilarious video edits, which have isolated and underlined the absurdity and depravity of the past year’s political theater. But Trump’s press conference last week, in which he alternately pleaded for affection, boasted about his electoral win, badgered the press,…

Super Deluxe is doing a live choose-your-own-adventure telenovela right now

The comic minds at Super Deluxe have finally cracked the problem of truly interactive storytelling: Right this second, they’re running a live telenovela on Facebook Live, using audience votes to determine which way the story goes. El Hogar Es Donde Esta La Casa (a.k.a. The Home Is Where The House Is) is full of all…

Live the dream of punching Richard Spencer, Milo, and Hitler himself square in the face

After seven decades under the radar, the hot trend of 2017 is punching Nazis in the face. Yes, that time-honored hobby of the Greatest Generation has made a resurgence, as throughout America masked avengers are soaring in from off screen to land sucker punches on the foppish faces of the neo-Nazi’s troll army.…

Steve Harvey gave up whatever was left of his soul when he met with Donald Trump

Super Deluxe’s Vic Berger has forged a comedic niche by editing existing footage to exploit the subtle behavioral tics or odd phrasings of his subjects, which can run the gamut from Donald Trump to doomsaying televangelist Jim Bakker. One of his favorite subjects of late is one of the highest paid entertainers in the…

The Max Headroom hijacker remains at large, but Super Deluxe is on the case

As regular readers of The A.V. Club’s Wiki Wormhole know, the Max Headroom broadcast signal intrusion is one of the great enigmas in the brief history of tech-savvy doofuses messing with the rest of us. To this day, questions surround the identities and the methods of the culprits who brought a few seconds of masked…

Nathan Fielder gets bleaker than usual in the new Super Deluxe series David

Nathan Fielder’s Comedy Central series Nathan For You is already kind of bleak, what with Fielder playing a lonely, well-meaning version of himself who’s desperate to make friends (or more) with every unwitting business owner he’s ostensibly showed up to help. Now, a new web series from Super Deluxe and Marcel The…

Super Deluxe takes tiny kitchen videos to their darkest level with “Mini Last Meals”

The internet’s favorite new trend is cute little food videos. Sometimes, they involve actual cute eaters, like the much-shared hamster that ate the tiny burrito, but there’s also the ever-popular Japanese genre of “tiny kitchen” videos, which involve an actual candle-powered tiny stove. Super Deluxe has taken the…

The Vic Berger Election Special ventures awkwardly into Trump territory

In his day job as a video editor, it’s Vic Berger’s professional obligation to make celebrities and politicians look as pathetic and foolish as possible. But what happens when Berger himself steps in front of the camera? Super Deluxe decides to find out with the two-part video series The Vic Berger Election Special,…