This Week I Learned to Rip a Phonebook in Half

7 mar 2018
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In this episode of TWIL I learn how to tear a phone book in half.
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  • try picking the lock to a car. i feel like that would be interesting

    I-Is-WatchdogI-Is-WatchdogPirms 3 dienām
  • This Week I Learned to Rip a Bong

    Kingston TierneyKingston TierneyPirms 4 dienām
  • It’s funny how half of the video is you just trying to find a phone book 😂

    All JelloAll JelloPirms 4 dienām
  • My heart broke when he tore the the novel😢😢

    J's StoriesJ's StoriesPirms 5 dienām
  • You never know when knowledge will curse you

    Oliver CairnOliver CairnPirms 7 dienām
  • i am physically too weak to perform this feat. i am also not going to buy one of those things.

    Roy ChenRoy ChenPirms 8 dienām
  • Weird flex but ok

    Moritz HoffmeisterMoritz HoffmeisterPirms 10 dienām
  • when the book rips Mike face was there Idk

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    • 0:08

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  • Learn how to code

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  • It is a good and impressive skill but can you imagine how much paper is getting wasted? It’s impressive how you rip these phone books apart but it takes quite some trees to make that much paper you know. good strength too!

    Connor Kenway118Connor Kenway118Pirms 27 dienām
  • This man has learned so many useless skills it takes him 4 seconds to learn a new one

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  • Am about to try it out on my "French" book

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  • 5:00 me when I get homework

  • Just noticed Mike is left-handed.

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  • RIP phonebook

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  • Nobody 3:28 *YaY PhOneBoOks! NoW I cAn DiAl aNyOnE in AlbErTa* Subtitles: *GAY PhOne BiRds! NoW I cAn DiAl aNyOnE in AlbErTa

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  • 2:01 cheater

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  • How to turn a novel into a short story in one quick easy lesson.

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  • Where are my fellow Edmontonians/Albertans/Canadians at???

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  • Using thumbs is just a cheap tactic to make weak hands look stronger.

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  • 3:16 oh, the berm peak aka Seth bike hacks of sound track.

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  • This is probably the shortest time you have ever done a skill!

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  • 4:54 when kids buy skin in fortnite bc they are rich

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  • 🤬🤬🤬

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  • Dr Jerry will be proud

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  • u were laughing on wasting paper !!!!!!!!!!

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  • 4:55 did I hear CHICKEN WINGS ??

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  • me: watches the video eureka math book: nono pls

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  • How dare you rip a book

    Maria HruscaMaria HruscaPirms Mēneša
  • I bet I can’t rip a single page of a phone book.

  • Wow that took ummmmmm so long ya

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  • why?

    GiedriusLTUGiedriusLTUPirms Mēneša
  • Crime rate perpetrated by phone books has dropped to a staggering 0%.

    OmniumOmniumPirms 2 Mēnešiem
  • This guy can tear a phone book but I can't even (sometimes ) open a bag of chips

    Evoe DeleonEvoe DeleonPirms 2 Mēnešiem
  • He be strong steve

    BuckyBoi21BuckyBoi21Pirms 2 Mēnešiem
  • After watching this video I now have no work in school

    HypeHypePirms 2 Mēnešiem
  • Thanks I'm going to rip up my school's textbooks for fun now

    CrustyCrustyPirms 2 Mēnešiem
  • This should be like a speedrun category

    AspestosAspestosPirms 2 Mēnešiem
  • Where can I learn this power?

    Anju SasidharAnju SasidharPirms 2 Mēnešiem
  • Waste book = waste tree :(

    Kenichi Matteo SalimKenichi Matteo SalimPirms 2 Mēnešiem
  • I've been doing this with ease since I was 13. They always leave yellowbooks in our mailbox, so I had the pleasure of ripping all of them.

    Garrison RobbieGarrison RobbiePirms 2 Mēnešiem
  • Where's the disclaimer : No books were harmed during the making of this video

    KarthikKarthikPirms 2 Mēnešiem
  • Poor Trees

    ManduruguyzManduruguyzPirms 2 Mēnešiem
  • Just seeing him trying to rip it and not succeeding just gives me anxiety

    FF C KFF C KPirms 2 Mēnešiem
  • Thanks now I can rip up my homework easier

    KomplexKomplexPirms 2 Mēnešiem
  • Do u use the leftover paper or just waste them

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  • A thing every student would like to do but not phone books😏

    Adnan AhmedAdnan AhmedPirms 2 Mēnešiem
  • As a Canadian, I automatically had to smile when he pulled out that bottle of maple syrup

    Adrien LeisAdrien LeisPirms 2 Mēnešiem
  • Someday this guy's title would be how to wipe without toilet paper and without hands.... would be really helpful skill..

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  • Mike:let's learn more useless pointless skills

  • Hard-back book next?

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  • When he throws it he does not even look like he regrets his choice of throwing it 🤔

    Team 3 Boy HamsterTeam 3 Boy HamsterPirms 2 Mēnešiem
  • I was gonna say, can you even find phonebooks anymore ? lol

    Wind of changeWind of changePirms 2 Mēnešiem
  • I love how he pronounced book as buk

    Andrey TesoroAndrey TesoroPirms 2 Mēnešiem
  • 3:22 when my mum saw me when I was born

    joe7426joe7426Pirms 2 Mēnešiem
  • It's like that one tom and jerry episode . Where tom becomes super powerful

    AzazelAzazelPirms 2 Mēnešiem
  • “No trees were harmed in the making of this video”

    TheDumbGuyTheDumbGuyPirms 2 Mēnešiem
  • Grandparents who still use phonebooks watching this

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  • My account book is same thick as that phone book Now im gonna tear it in front of my teacher

    sahil shresthasahil shresthaPirms 2 Mēnešiem
  • go to asian markets for phonebooks they damn thick. Very thick

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  • Mike: Use Squarespace to make your website! Me: No Mike you are not my mom you can't just tell me do do something and expect me to do it. Instead I will go to skillshare and learn coding and you can do nothing about that.

    Suf SaninSuf SaninPirms 2 Mēnešiem
  • I’ve never seen someone so happy to flip a phone book

    Mason LavalleeMason LavalleePirms 2 Mēnešiem
  • Me watching this video infront of a phone book . Phone book: sweats infestly

    Krishna ChaudharyKrishna ChaudharyPirms 2 Mēnešiem
  • It worked, but my fingers are now like hot sauce.

    Krishna ChaudharyKrishna ChaudharyPirms 2 Mēnešiem
  • In future kids wactching this video be like: what are phone books?

    Krishna ChaudharyKrishna ChaudharyPirms 3 Mēnešiem
  • This is all I got to say “CONSIDERING-BANKRUPTCY.CA”!

    Engine EarEngine EarPirms 3 Mēnešiem
  • Me trying to rip my grade 9 maths book Me = rip☠️☠️☠️☠️☠️☠️

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    GvsteraGvsteraPirms 3 Mēnešiem
  • Good luck ripping that maple syrup bottle in half

    jonathan belljonathan bellPirms 3 Mēnešiem
  • Awesome.

    Me BallermanMe BallermanPirms 3 Mēnešiem
  • Long live Islam ☪️

    TheQarisahebTheQarisahebPirms 3 Mēnešiem
  • Allah hoo Akbar

    TheQarisahebTheQarisahebPirms 3 Mēnešiem
  • Ive never seen before someone that was so happy Just because rip an phone book

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  • 2:30- A good way to waste 10 bucks and (added) thousands of trees my friend.....

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  • Thanks for teaching me. My book just gave me a paper cut.

    CapCapPirms 3 Mēnešiem
  • Such a pathetic size said mike Rips the phone book ‘ Embarrassed cuz he can’t actually do it

    NotJoNotJoPirms 3 Mēnešiem
  • Me: wants to do it Also me: dont have a phonebook

    CactuzCactuzPirms 3 Mēnešiem
  • just buy literally any math textbook and use that

    Cassie TCassie TPirms 3 Mēnešiem
  • Cool I’m from Edmonton!

    Ethan 1607Ethan 1607Pirms 3 Mēnešiem
  • why do you want to rip a phonebook in the first place???

    William Ekaputra Wijaya 1540019William Ekaputra Wijaya 1540019Pirms 3 Mēnešiem
  • Oh that’s cool but can you rip a phone book in half ? Lol

    Maruclan 4Maruclan 4Pirms 3 Mēnešiem

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  • Are you just small or is that book huge

    Mistery TacoMistery TacoPirms 3 Mēnešiem
  • Physchiartist: why are u here Mike: uh uh.. Physchiartist: why are u here Mike: uhhhh I tear phone books Physchiartist: wtf!! Mike: yeah..

    Cs playsCs playsPirms 3 Mēnešiem
  • i also did it. yay

    ChaandChaandPirms 3 Mēnešiem
  • Uh, it is a stereotype Canadians put Maple Syrup into everything Canadians:

    SchereScherePirms 3 Mēnešiem
  • What did we learn? Mike is left-handed.

    Andres J.Andres J.Pirms 3 Mēnešiem
  • This week I learned to waste paper

    Lakshay GoelLakshay GoelPirms 3 Mēnešiem
  • What a waste, you better have recycled everything

    memeulessmemeulessPirms 3 Mēnešiem
  • 3:28 Ehrmagehrd, berks!!!

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  • Just get a R.D Sharma 🤣🤣🤣

    Karan KukrejaKaran KukrejaPirms 3 Mēnešiem
  • Pre-quarantine I used to do this to the lunch trays at school after I finished my food. 😂

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  • Why don't my comments get responses any way that is actually amazing

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  • No hate just gonna say!

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  • He has piano music and piano keys on the wall

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  • Good for you!

    Michelle RegisMichelle RegisPirms 4 Mēnešiem
  • 5:09 why is that so satisfying

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  • is it just me or did that phone book look pre cut

    Vladimir ZimaVladimir ZimaPirms 4 Mēnešiem
  • 0:11 le ME after EXAMS

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