This Week I Learned to Rip a Phonebook in Half

  • Published on Mar 7, 2018
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    In this episode of TWIL I learn how to tear a phone book in half.
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  • Marvalker
    Marvalker 6 hours ago +1

    New Video)

  • Destinys Savior
    Destinys Savior 12 hours ago

    Heeeey. I live in Alberta👍🏻

  • Justin Gatlin
    Justin Gatlin 12 hours ago


  • Dankferosum
    Dankferosum 16 hours ago

    Progress 💪💪

  • randomshyone
    randomshyone 19 hours ago


  • Pheonix Gamer
    Pheonix Gamer Day ago

    Do you stalk me? I AM FROM SCOTLAND

  • Gdawg
    Gdawg Day ago

    You should do learning to flip a butterfly knife(not sharp/trainer)

  • leFFoH
    leFFoH Day ago

    Can you learn the handflute please ?

  • Timmy Chow
    Timmy Chow Day ago

    Learn how to play a diabolo

  • Pls No
    Pls No Day ago

    This is a TEARABLE video

    Just joking this video is amazing

  • Fireblade2002
    Fireblade2002 Day ago

    Learn how to moonwalk.

  • Paul Harman
    Paul Harman Day ago

    It was already cut you fucking pedophile looking rapist ass looking black cock in your ass while your in prison looking rat. Noone to fool and hope you are reading this one.

  • zlow 3
    zlow 3 Day ago

    I thought we wasn’t gonna use a tutorial

  • Magic
    Magic Day ago

    Learn how to chug a beer

  • Carlos is legal
    Carlos is legal Day ago

    Interviewer: Do you have any special talents?

  • Mystiq Fogz
    Mystiq Fogz Day ago

    5:08 the book is already cut when he ripped it

  • catherine turner

    You should try my old phone book it’s at least 2 times larger than that

  • Adrijus Zukas
    Adrijus Zukas Day ago

    What's the point?

  • TaeTae
    TaeTae Day ago

    Learn how to dart

  • asmr zeitgeist
    asmr zeitgeist Day ago

    wanna learn how to tear a phone book in half?

    *S q u a r e s p a c e*

  • Freak Out 4 real
    Freak Out 4 real 2 days ago

    Learn to cup stack

  • golden_gamer
    golden_gamer 2 days ago

    Learn how to hot wire a car

  • Luke Wickman
    Luke Wickman 2 days ago

    Learn to play the drums

  • Kowling
    Kowling 2 days ago

    You should learn how to get good at fortnite

  • crazykid_ 55
    crazykid_ 55 3 days ago


  • Resty Roxas
    Resty Roxas 3 days ago

    mike can you do drums can you plz

  • Toopan esirpus
    Toopan esirpus 3 days ago

    I ripped a few books in my rage yesterday
    Not as thick as what youre ripping tho

  • Taylor nielissen
    Taylor nielissen 3 days ago

    He just destroyed the religious texts.

  • Haleigh Hyde
    Haleigh Hyde 3 days ago

    For some reason I get a phone book for free

  • Loki High
    Loki High 3 days ago

    All the trees...

  • David Turner
    David Turner 3 days ago +1

    its funny bc he said the little books were pathetic.BUT HE COULDNT RIP THEM

  • Chr1zt1Anyeah
    Chr1zt1Anyeah 3 days ago

    What's its use?

  • kill hean
    kill hean 3 days ago

    videos are getting slightly more fake every time, inspiring channel nonetheless

  • QwertyYT
    QwertyYT 3 days ago

    Watch 5:00 and 5:05 it’s fake the book is already partially ripped...

  • Tech Land
    Tech Land 3 days ago

    A more clean edge pls no change kidding 😁
    I liked the video

  • U ar vasting ur life Jbpk

    Paper cuts

  • Tina maze
    Tina maze 3 days ago

    799.799 subs lool

  • The Wierd and the Asian

    Your left handed?

  • The Wierd and the Asian

    I think he’s Moon from kill’em. P A T H E T I C

  • Extreme Hydroman
    Extreme Hydroman 4 days ago

    dude,you waste 10 fully grown tree that can make more air for us
    dont do that again

  • Mr Steal your nut
    Mr Steal your nut 4 days ago

    Fuck, he literally should have called me up. I have a yellow pages book with the thickness of kim Kardashian

  • Lazy Bear
    Lazy Bear 4 days ago

    3:50 . You're Welcome

  • TheUltimate BrosTV
    TheUltimate BrosTV 4 days ago

    R.I.P Phonebooks
    May you Rest In Peace

  • Galaxious Night
    Galaxious Night 4 days ago

    Me in class

  • Jeremy Jongko
    Jeremy Jongko 4 days ago

    This is satisfying

  • Baba Wethu
    Baba Wethu 4 days ago

    Mike! You should try learning to throw a needle through glass like the shaolin monks do!

  • Shubh Arora
    Shubh Arora 4 days ago +1


  • Extreme 9000
    Extreme 9000 4 days ago

    Just subbed

  • Jesús Fuentes de la Cruz

    Why was I unsuscribed?
    TVclip isn't working good

  • Tiffany Nguyen
    Tiffany Nguyen 4 days ago

    That "party trick" would make me cry

  • Sujat Miah
    Sujat Miah 4 days ago +1

    I'm assuming Argos catalogues don't exist in Scotland jk 😂

  • Your Friendly Neighborhood Australian

    Sir.. I'm from Australia

  • federico saviano
    federico saviano 4 days ago


  • Kooty Turnip
    Kooty Turnip 4 days ago

    Learn to split an arrow with another arrow

  • John Frederick Kenneth Yen

    Kids in Africa could've eaten those paper...

  • James Crummack
    James Crummack 4 days ago

    What about the time used to watch the video?

  • ManieqElk
    ManieqElk 4 days ago

    Learn to walk on your hands

  • Nathan Lin
    Nathan Lin 4 days ago

    Wow! I live in Edmonton too!

  • Crispened Ham
    Crispened Ham 4 days ago

    when i did some shit as a kid my momma would beat me with a yellow pages, now kids got this shit easy

  • Hiim Liar
    Hiim Liar 4 days ago

    Do beatbox

  • teasin951
    teasin951 4 days ago

    Why are you watching tutorials? That challange is pointless now...

  • bogdan stefan
    bogdan stefan 4 days ago

    Learn to throw a needle through glass

  • TheMeMeS
    TheMeMeS 4 days ago


  • John william Vlogs
    John william Vlogs 4 days ago

    Is that even learning? Its just to see how strong you are.

  • huuba
    huuba 4 days ago

    Learn how to windmill or other breakdance move

  • 馬鹿Godly
    馬鹿Godly 4 days ago


  • Owen Belfield
    Owen Belfield 4 days ago +1

    Challenge idea: learn to make 10 NBA regulation free throws in a row

  • Born 4 A thing
    Born 4 A thing 4 days ago

    Rip my math book in half

  • Reggae Music
    Reggae Music 5 days ago

    Mike you learn a muscle up and now I chellenge you to learn a planch its a hard move

  • UniqueCorn
    UniqueCorn 5 days ago

    l e f t y ?

  • Owen Casavant
    Owen Casavant 5 days ago

    I live in Edmonton

  • EnderOnFire14
    EnderOnFire14 5 days ago

    Tbh won't be surprised when one day you upload a video: "This Week I Learned How to Rob a Bank"
    "This Week I Learned How to Stage a Coup Against the Government"

  • Erwin Bale
    Erwin Bale 5 days ago

    Next Challenge learn the backlever

  • Ameer Sbeih
    Ameer Sbeih 5 days ago

    All that paper should be shredded and turned into confetti and congratulate yourself! 😂

  • Jackeh Boyeee
    Jackeh Boyeee 5 days ago

    Could have used a paperback Harry Potter book

  • *MARKED*
    *MARKED* 5 days ago

    Learn to planche

  • Giel
    Giel 5 days ago

    Gay phone birds!

  • Vepp
    Vepp 5 days ago

    8 minute diffrence

    BUNGASM MAMAFUFUU 5 days ago

    Waste of Paper

  • matthew frame
    matthew frame 5 days ago

    Hey Mike. Would be really cool to see you throw a needle through glass like the slowmo guys showed😏

  • asCii88
    asCii88 5 days ago

    Don't ever rip a book in half again, you, monster!

  • Stev
    Stev 6 days ago +1

    What's the point of ripping a book in half?

  • vleesevlons
    vleesevlons 6 days ago

    Alright, now rip it in half.

  • Atriniity
    Atriniity 6 days ago

    My yellow pages is still damn huge

    GERONIMO VEGA 6 days ago

    5:08 boi that shit pre cut

  • PopularMods 1
    PopularMods 1 6 days ago +1

    You must have A LOT of talents

  • Dopsu
    Dopsu 6 days ago

    learn to kill inferno in osrs

  • Sam Nuts
    Sam Nuts 6 days ago

    I dare you to make fire with 2 stick of wood ! survival style :)

  • Kolby Howell
    Kolby Howell 6 days ago

    I feel like if i ripped a book in half at a party everyone be like “what the hell”

  • Turkey Legs
    Turkey Legs 6 days ago

    Man, go to my grandma... she has the fattest phone book

  • Thijs van Gisbergen
    Thijs van Gisbergen 6 days ago

    all millenials be like: what the hell is a phone book?!

  • The Animal
    The Animal 6 days ago

    Learn how to shotgun a beer 🍺

  • Aisha Sadek
    Aisha Sadek 6 days ago

    Learn to do speed stacking in under 10 seconds!!

  • kandydavins
    kandydavins 6 days ago

    i thought you had to have huge muscles, like the guys who do this at schools

  • Jacob The fish
    Jacob The fish 6 days ago

    Ca is short for Canada also I live in Winnipeg Manitoba canada

  • Jacob The fish
    Jacob The fish 6 days ago

    I live in canada to!

  • Stuart Little
    Stuart Little 6 days ago

    10 quid. Holy Shit Mike.... 😂

  • Uki Djordjic
    Uki Djordjic 6 days ago

    Omg are you left handed?

  • Kuhrmys
    Kuhrmys 6 days ago

    Wasn’t mathematically in half. Disliked ;)

  • DepressedParadox YT
    DepressedParadox YT 7 days ago

    Wait the tutorial said use a non-dominant hand and he used a right hand, SO HE’S LEFT HANDED?!