Web Moment: Falling down a YouTube rabbit hole

Posted at 11:24 AM, Sep 04, 2015
and last updated 2015-09-04 11:24:03-04

One day this week, I came open a video where two guys flipped an ATV as they tried to load it onto the back of a pickup.

This happened:

In an attempt to find the source video, I searched "loading ATV onto truck." That was a mistake.

Apparently, people with ATVs love to take video of the process of getting their vehicles onto the backs of pickups. Naturally, the failures end up on YouTube:

One after another:

The common weakness here seems to be the ramps. Though there are a lot of YouTube videos posted by the makers of ramps made for this purpose, there's also this:

All I have to do is learn that maneuver without falling over and ending up on YouTube.