“American Viral” stands out among the best of the Thundershorts that I’ve seen so far. That being said, it also resembles the living nightmare of life in a social media age. Everyone networking together as one vast communal brain, only to produce and revel in B-grade filler for “America’s Funniest Home Videos”. Showalter makes you believe the earnest desire to force his family into becoming a YouTube creative content factory, it eerily mirrors several family channels on the site. It’s just that in five minutes for one episode, I don’t get a proper sense of what will come next. Check our Articles section for a look at the other releases.
On June 26, Thundershorts, An All-New, Free Streaming Video Site, Launches With An Original Slate Of Comedy That Is Both Funny Ha Ha And Also Funny In Like, A More Existential Way, Y’know?
Launching on Thundershorts.com and its dedicated YouTube Channel