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Father Talks His Way on to a St. Patrick's Day Float12m56s

Father Talks His Way on to a St. Patrick's Day Float

David Freiheit had the luck of the Irish with him on this St. Patrick’s Day. Most families spent this past weekend enjoying the St. Patrick’s day festivities around the world. David was getting ready to enjoy the parade in Montreal with his family when he had an idea. He was walking into the parade with his girls and joked with them about trying to get on a float. Along the way they met marching bands and other parade goers. While speaking with someone from the Lakeshore Kiwanis, a volunteer group based in Montreal, David asked if they could ride on the float never thinking they would agree. The folks at Lakeshore Kiwanis welcomed him and his girls on board and they got to experience the parade from the other side. The adventure was long and proved to be a little too much for his youngest but the family enjoyed the celebrations.

Pug Eats Clementine, But Nearly Gets Stuck in Railing36s

Pug Eats Clementine, But Nearly Gets Stuck in Railing

Grenouille the pug loves eating clementines so much that she was willing to get her little head stuck in a railing. Filmed in Antibes, France, Grenouille reckless abandon initially paid dividends, as she enjoyed the sweet taste of the delicious fruit she sought, but her head did, temporarily, get wedged in the railings. Thankfully, she quickly removed herself from any bother.

Brainy Boy Builds Backyard Bridge Made Entirely Out of Sticks2m28s

Brainy Boy Builds Backyard Bridge Made Entirely Out of Sticks

Mark’s nephew Stick-Boy loves constructing and creating, so when he visited his uncle in County Meath, Ireland, last summer, he decided to build a bridge out of sticks in the backyard. The result was quite impressive. *Clients, please note that a rights free music version of the video has been added and is available via the ‘Download’ button.

Brainy Boy Builds Backyard Bridge Made Entirely Out of Sticks2m28s

Brainy Boy Builds Backyard Bridge Made Entirely Out of Sticks

Mark’s nephew Stick-Boy loves constructing and creating, so when he visited his uncle in County Meath, Ireland, last summer, he decided to build a bridge out of sticks in the backyard. The result was quite impressive. *Clients, please note that a rights free music version of the video has been added and is available via the ‘Download’ button.

Great White Shark Approaches Fishing Boat in New Zealand37s

Great White Shark Approaches Fishing Boat in New Zealand

A leisurely Sunday afternoon fishing trip off the coast of Stanmore Bay, New Zealand, on March 19 took a frightening turn when a great white shark approached. Julie Bluck says she was at one of her favorite fishing spots when the shark neared, but she remained calm, telling Storyful it “turned into an amazing encounter with a fabulous animal.” Earlier this month, on March 3, a great white shark was spotted off the coast of Stanmore Bay circling another fisherman’s boat.

Timelapse Shows Mount Etna Eruption1m05s

Timelapse Shows Mount Etna Eruption

This timelapse captures lava flowing down the slopes of Mount Etna on March 19. Mount Etna, Europe’s largest and most active volcano, experienced an increase in volcanic activity on March 15. The activity was reported at its southeast crater.

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Published: March 22, 20175 views
Emergency Services Carry Away Injured After Westminster 'Terrorist Attack'1m09s

Emergency Services Carry Away Injured After Westminster 'Terrorist Attack'

Emergency services attended what was being described as a “terrorist incident” in the Westminster area on Tuesday, March 22. One woman was confirmed dead and an unconfirmed number of people were injured when a vehicle drove into pedestrians on Westminster Bridge. A police officer was also left in critical condition after being stabbed near the Houses of Parliament. The parliament building was subsequently placed on lockdown, during which time MPs shared photos and video from inside the complex. Video shared to social media shows people being carried away by paramedics on the southern end of the Bridge. A full statement from the Metropolitan Police is available here.

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Published: March 22, 20175 views
Two Playful Whales Approach Boaters in California35s

Two Playful Whales Approach Boaters in California

Two playful whales delighted boaters on March 19. Two whales approached tourists on a charter boat in Fort Bragg, Califonia. One whale can be seen approaching the boat full of tourists and blowing water from its blowhole before leaving. The second whale then approaches the boaters and also blows water from its blowhole before they both depart.

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Published: March 22, 20175 views
Two Playful Whales Approach Boaters in California35s

Two Playful Whales Approach Boaters in California

Two playful whales approached a charter boat in Fort Bragg, California, on March 19, to the delight of tourists onboard. One whale can be seen approaching the boat full of tourists and blowing water from its blowhole before leaving. The second whale then approaches the boaters and also blows water from its blowhole before they both depart.

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Published: March 22, 20172 views
Average Dad Takes Daughter to the Zoo4m08s

Average Dad Takes Daughter to the Zoo

Average Dad is convinced that his daughter will grow up to be ‘a Sir David Attenborough’ after her trip to the Zoo showed her skill and passion for talking about animals. The little girl was particularly enraptured by the penguins and the fish.

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Published: March 22, 20172 views
Kayak Fisherman Catches Pike on Canadian Lake6m43s

Kayak Fisherman Catches Pike on Canadian Lake

This kayak fisherman went out onto a Canadian lake hoping for some catch and release but unfortunately had to keep this mortally wounded pike. The pike extracted a modicum of revenge, however, in cutting the man’s hand.

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Published: March 22, 20171 views
Trapper Pulls Alligator Out of Florida Sewer30s

Trapper Pulls Alligator Out of Florida Sewer

John Ruel was walking his dog in Oldsmar, Florida, on March 20 when he saw an alligator stuck in a sewer. He then filmed as a local animal trapper pulled the gator out. The trapper, from the State of Florida Wildlife, taped up the gator’s mouth as it was sticking out of the mouth of the sewer, and eventually freed the animal by pulling it backwards up through a manhole.

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Published: March 22, 20174 views
Energetic Corgi Loves to Chase Drone1m27s

Energetic Corgi Loves to Chase Drone

This is one way to make sure your dog gets the exercise they need. Cute corgi Prince loves to chase his dad Chris’ drone around the backyard. The 2-year-old Pembroke Welsh corgi goes nuts every time the drone is pulled out and seems to have more energy than the drone.

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Published: March 22, 20175 views
Boy Kicks Ball Over Trampoline, Ends Up in Very Unlikely Place1m02s

Boy Kicks Ball Over Trampoline, Ends Up in Very Unlikely Place

Father and son Alex and Nick were playing with a ball on the trampoline in their back yard in Atenas, Costa Rica, when Nick accidentally kicked the ball over the trampoline. From that point, the ball went on quite the journey. Rolling down the roof of the house, the ball ended up bouncing on a table before finding its final resting spot, in a bowl. Quite the journey, indeed, and it was all captured on camera!

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Published: March 22, 20171 views
Three-Legged Dog Shows Her Inner Rocky and Races Up Stairs35s

Three-Legged Dog Shows Her Inner Rocky and Races Up Stairs

French bulldog Princess Bethanee Hamilton is looking stylish in her new workout outfit. The sweet dog does her best Rocky impression and runs up a long set of stairs with ease. The cute three-legged rescue pup is a cancer survivor and is all about living life to the fullest. Princess also works to raise awareness for pets in need.

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Published: March 22, 20174 views
Lion Kills Buffalo Calf Left Behind by the Herd2m04s

Lion Kills Buffalo Calf Left Behind by the Herd

Cliff Butlin, a guide at the Mjejane Private Game Reserve in South Africa, on March 21 found himself and his guests amid a herd of buffalo stampeding to escape some lions. In this video, a calf becomes separated from the pack and is killed by a lion. Butlin can be heard warning his guests to “sit very, very still” as the lion approaches the calf and only decides to move the vehicle away from the kill after a male lion approaches the scene. Butlin said that he was literally shaking after witnessing the events unfold, according to reports.

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Published: March 22, 201716 views
Lion Kills Buffalo Calf Left Behind by the Herd2m04s

Lion Kills Buffalo Calf Left Behind by the Herd

Cliff Butlin, a guide at the Mjejane Private Game Reserve in South Africa, on March 21 found himself and his guests amid a herd of buffalo stampeding to escape some lions. In this video, a calf becomes separated from the pack and is killed by a lion. Butlin can be heard warning his guests to “sit very, very still” as the lion approaches the calf and only decides to move the vehicle away from the kill after a male lion approaches the scene. Butlin said that he was literally shaking after witnessing the events unfold, according to reports.

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Published: March 22, 20172 views
'Almost Drowned'  Cat Rescued From Sydney Floods48s

'Almost Drowned' Cat Rescued From Sydney Floods

Thousands of homes in Sydney were without power on Wednesday, March 22, as a powerful storm system swept across parts of New South Wales. Here, a cat is rescued from a flooded area in South Penrith. The animal was brought to a nearby animal hospital. Authorities were working to restore power to the upwards of 30,000 homes affected.

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Published: March 22, 201712 views
23-Year-Old Meets Biological Father for the First Time7m53s

23-Year-Old Meets Biological Father for the First Time

In September 2016, Elijah Thomas traveled to Atlanta, Georgia, and knocked on his biological father’s house, without giving prior notice. It would be the first time that Elijah had ever met his real dad, at the age of 23. The video is taken from Elijah’s documentary Lucky Bastards, which shows what it’s like when adopted children meet their biological parents. The clip is, as you expect, extremely emotional and, despite reservations from both his adopted parents and birth mother, Elijah decided to go and meet his real father.

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Published: March 22, 201711 views
Student Takes Funny Approach to the Classroom Roll Call2m41s

Student Takes Funny Approach to the Classroom Roll Call

Filmmaker Dylan Hancook wrote and directed this video about his college experience. The University of Michigan student was participating in Spotlight’s 48 hour iPhone competition. The sketch is based on Dylan’s experience with his college professors. At the start of every class the teachers would take attendance and Dylan noticed all his teachers seemed to do this in the same way. He decide to take a funny approach to the daily task and created these ridiculous characters.

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Published: March 22, 20173 views