This week, it seemed like everyone jumped on the "Blurred Lines" parody bandwagon, creating alternate versions that featured everything from reversed gender roles to the cast of Growing Pains. CollegeHumor released a trailer for a Daria movie (here's hoping!) starring Aubrey Plaza as the title character, and Veronica Mars fans got their first glimpse of the upcoming movie. Check out those clips and more in our weekly roundup of the best online videos:
"Blurred Lines" Gender Swap: You might have heard about the controversy surrounding the video for Robin Thicke's ubiquitous single "Blurred Lines," which basically features a bunch of nearly-naked women dancing around Thicke, as well as some farm animals. Here's what the video might look like if the genders were reversed:
"Blurring Pains": And here's a mashup of "Blurred Lines" with the theme song from Growing Pains (which starred Robin Thicke's father, Alan).
Daria Trailer: Whether or not a Daria movie actually happens, this fake (for now) trailer from CollegeHumor is amazing. Who better to play the title character than Parks and Recreation star Aubrey Plaza? And how long before a Kickstarter crops up?
Veronica Mars First Look: Speaking of Kickstarter, check out an early look of the Veronica Mars movie, which is currently in production. (via Tubefilter)
26 Genre Alphabetical Song: Two musicians created this song, featuring 26 different musical genres in alphabetical order. (via Tubefilter)
"Ice Ice Baby" Goes to the Movies: Stop, collaborate and listen. This mashup features Vanilla Ice's "Ice Ice Baby" as "sung" by snippets of movie dialogue.