A British newspaper has put together a list of most boring videos on
the popular website YouTube.
video released by Her Majesty's Revenue and Customs (HMRC) on tax
disclosure was claimed to be the frontrunner in drawing most yawns,
according to The Telegraph.
middle-aged man is seen wearing a dark suit with a red tie and poppy
stands in front of a plain turquoise background, discussing the
Other partners in crime included 'Watching paint dry' where the
maker had "cut out the middleman and put up the real thing", the
Placed at the third position was 'Wickford to Southminster' (part
one) showing a "computer simulation of what it would be like to sit
in the driver's carriage of an ex-FGE Class 315 on a journey from
Wickford to Southminster on a snowy day in December".
'Making an Airfix model of a Lysander' took the fourth spot, as it
depicted not the building of model aeroplanes but an inventory of
in line was nine minutes and 53 seconds of 'Watching grass grow'
followed by 'How to load and run a dishwasher' that gives an
"in-depth look at the best way to load a standard two-tray
Sitting at number seven was 'A washing machine does its thing' that
"goes to 1,000rpm and then, in a shocking twist, up to 1,200rpm" in
the nearly six minute video.
unsurprising sequel was 'a tumble dryer' that seemingly appeared to
show its "raining outside, so drying on the line is out of the
'Wrapping up the top 10 was 'The classroom-friendly pencil
sharpener' and 'A cow chews the cud' that apparently left viewers as
bored as the cows themselves.
The 10 boring videos on YouTube
1.HMRC's non-disclosure order
2.Watching paint dry
3.Wickford to Southminster (part one).
4.Making an Airfix model of a Lysander
5.Watching grass grow
6.How to load and run a dishwasher
washing machine does its thing
8.The obvious sequel: a tumble dryer
9.The classroom-friendly pencil sharpener
cow chews the cud