Oxycontin Problem in W. Virginia Focus of Documentary 1:27

Oxyana Teaser from Sean Dunne on Vimeo.

Oceana, West Virginia is an old mining community that helps provide energy to the country. Filmmaker Sean Dunne documents how the prescription drug Oxycontin has marred the community as the economic climate worsened and residents fell into a slump. Although life goes on, Dunne says most men and women are addicts and are dying epidemically. He is using Kickstarter to try and raise the funds to have Oxyana made. 

 

You May Also Like

Anthem for Stalking Your Most Successful Friends on Facebook

Anthem for Stalking Your Most Successful Friends on Facebook

Unless you've been living under a rock, chances are you have a Facebook account. Comedian Pat Regan composed this "funny-cause-it's-true" song about stalking your most successful friends on social media. Just remember that most everyone wants to make you think they're living the dream, but it may not all be as cool as it seems.  via College Humor View Now
Google Reveals Our Fears and Fixations at Every Age

Google Reveals Our Fears and Fixations at Every Age

Wow. This video is pretty powerful. See what the most popular searches on Google are for mostly every age from 10 to 85 years old. The results are shocking. Google prototyped an anonymous profile of its typical users and came up with this. The results from each query reflect the "fears, inquiries, preoccupations, obsessions and fixations of the human being at a certain age and our evolution through life." View Now
'Average Homeboy' is Back in Action in New Documentary

'Average Homeboy' is Back in Action in New Documentary

The stars of viral videos don't last in the spotlight forever. Denny Blaze's "Average Homeboy" was posted online in 2005 and blew up. Blaze is currently starring in a 20-minute-long movie about what happened after the video was shot in 1989 and about its release to the public nearly ten years ago. Blaze joined the RTM crew to talk about his new project and his life since his 15 minutes of internet fame. View Now

Newest

Police Respond To Rap Video Set, Explosion in China

Police Respond To Rap Video Set, Explosion in China

Police were called to a scene at a scrap yard when neighbors reported masked men vandalizing cars and exploding smoke bombs. The owner of the scrap yard revealed that this was a set for a music video of rapper Shotty Horroh that was being filmed there. Then watch as smoke and fire erupted from the back of a fireworks vendor's truck in China.  View Now
Dog Rescued From Well by Crane

Dog Rescued From Well by Crane

Volunteer workers with Animal Aid Unlimited in India were called to rescue a dog stuck at the bottom of a well. The walls were crumbling and it wasn’t stable enough to lower a rescuer down the side. They decided to get a big crane to lower a volunteer into the well to rescue the poor pooch. View Now

Valentine's Day

How To Create Valentine’s Day Crafts, Kind Of

How To Create Valentine’s Day Crafts, Kind Of

Some people were just born crafty — others…not so much. Cosmopolitan brought in their least creative editor to demonstrate how to make a, “bunch of homemade garbage to give to people that you apparently love” on Valentine’s Day. The talentless DIY tutorial show us how to make everything from romantic candle holders to decorative soaps. Good luck! View Now
A Wingsuit Flight for Valentine's Day

A Wingsuit Flight for Valentine's Day

Wingsuit pilots in Chamonix, France took off from an insanely-high mountain in February. EPICTV captured the entire flight that came very close to a bad collision. It turns out that instead of flying into a skier, they flew into a heart for Valentine's Day. View Now

Celebrity

Animals

Dog Rescued From Well by Crane

Volunteer workers with Animal Aid Unlimited in India were called to rescue a dog stuck at the bottom of a well. The walls were crumbling and it wasn’t stable enough to lower a rescuer down the side. They decided to get a big crane to lower a volunteer into the well to rescue the poor pooch. View Now

The Circle of Life Takes an Unexpected Turn

Have you ever wondered which is the predator and which is the prey when it comes to turtles and fish? It looks like nature is still trying to figure it out, as witnessed by this fish/turtle/fish food triangle. And while on the subject of controversy in nature, contrary to common belief, it looks like humans are not the only creatures to drink the milk of another mammal. View Now