Tongue in Mousetrap

The Slow Mo Guys: Tongue in Mousetrap

I learned two things from this video.

1. Dan has a really stubby tongue.

2. Fuck that.

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  • Sortacasual FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold

    1 year ago

    it hurts to watch

  • JTCMuehlenkamp FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold Brotherhood of Steel

    1 year ago

    Steve-o is rubbing off on them.

  • Andrea_frm_DubT FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold

    1 year ago

    Hey Dan did it bruise/ have you got photos of the tongue the day after?

  • tucahaya

    2 years ago

    So why hasn't Dan moved to America?

  • KillamriXN8 FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold

    2 years ago

    I was cringing the whole time. Poor bastard...

  • PocketMage FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold

    2 years ago

    You people are all horrible for saying he should do that.

  • clyro FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold

    2 years ago

    Dan the Man everyone.

  • AbstractSpaces FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold

    2 years ago

    Honestly this is probably less dangerous than the soccer ball to the head. Pretty sure Dan has permanent brain damage from that.

    • PanderBaer

      2 years ago

      That's not brain damage, he's just British

  • Tareei FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold

    2 years ago

    Don't care- I wouldn't do it, no matter how many subs. At least Dan got a Gavin nose joke in this ep. You rock Dan and at least this isnt another piece of glass in the finger or grenade throw!

  • Bigflank FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold

    2 years ago

    Why, Dan? Why?!

  • Greeneagle12 FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold

    2 years ago

    Why isn't their an "OUCH" Mod option?

  • OtterMandana

    2 years ago

    I'm not sure if this is doable, but how about breaking a femur covered in ballistic gel to make it look like an actual leg? I've never broken a bone, and I'd like to see what that actually means.

    • GMoresco

      2 years ago

      thought you were going to ask them to break a femur when I began reading lol

      edit: their currently-in-use femur

  • SpencerCL FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold

    2 years ago

    Nope, nope, nope! Not gonna watch this one. Sorry Guys, next time.

  • Andioeast

    2 years ago

    what a psycho would ask for that?!

    It wasn't very spectacular for the pain it probably caused. The spittle splash was cool to behold, though.


    Why don't you blow up an explosive barrel by shooting it (with a fire arrow ... yeah that sounds nice).

    or simply show us a bolt from that awesome crossbow penetrating differen materials (metall, wood, glass ...)

  • Alex FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold Keep Moving Forward

    2 years ago

    TIL I am kind-of a sick fuck. Sorry Dan.


    Also, love how you put on safety goggles as if that's going to help.

    • Alex FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold Keep Moving Forward

      2 years ago

      (Putting embed in a reply since apparently you can't just edit one in).

  • dungeonduck FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold A duck in a dungeon

    2 years ago

    I learned to do this at Coney Island Sideshow School! One of my favorite things to do is pull a mousetrap out of my pocket and show people this. The reactions are always so great! :D

  • bljy

    2 years ago

    Seeing it in Slow Mo actually made it seem not-so-bad, but still.... sorry, Dan.

  • Alex FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold Keep Moving Forward

    2 years ago

    Oh you've gotta be shittin' me.

  • Powerade777 ~Fire Emblem Fiend

    2 years ago

    That man has balls of steel..... on a completely different note, who else just tried to swallow their tongues?~ :[

  • HemboHero FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold wot

    2 years ago

    I clicked on this thinking "They're crazy for doing this and we're all savages for watching it."

    • GlitterWolf FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold

      2 years ago

      The first word out of my mouth when I saw the link was no. Then I watched it anyway.

  • Nick_Her0 Not actual hero.

    2 years ago

    That was painful to watch. Ow

  • ThomasDCline FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold

    2 years ago

    Basically the same as if it was a wet nob

    • Yangy FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold

      2 years ago

      I think I disagree :D

  • Disciple_of_Caboose392 FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold

    2 years ago

    OUCHIES!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

  • Valcadus FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold Halcyon

    2 years ago

    Ouch.. I wouldn't have been able to do it. Loved the Outro though


  • PineappleSanji

    2 years ago

    they should've hired steve-o xD

  • JamieKenny FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold slayer40k

    2 years ago

    No! Oh dear god, How did Dan go through with it? I thought they were at least going to test it with a cow's tongue or something

  • Legit-Purpose FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold Legit Purpose

    2 years ago

    I thought the jaw's muscles were the strongest.

    • jungleman96

      2 years ago

      "strongest" is used to define the force in can aplie/the size of the muscle. the real strongest ,muscle is the quadriceps (if it's the good term in english (i'm french canadian))

    • Risvaag FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold

      2 years ago

      (Just a disclaimer in advance: I do not have any medical or biological education, my area of expertice would be Computer Science. I can however give you a rundown of the answer as it was given to me when I asked a fried [whom has an education (is close to getting it at least) relevant to the topic])

      Someone else made a comment that pointed to the problem with this question.

      Define strong:

      If you mean the muscle capable of exerting the most pressure then yes the masseter muscle (jaw) would be the strongest (this one's my personal favourite)

      If you on the other hand are referring to which muscle does the highest amount of work in your body then your heart is the winner (unless you happen to be so unfortunate that you are not circulating any blood through your body of course [at which point the question of the strongest muscle is rendered moot])

      As for the largest muscle: that would be your ass (gluteus maximus)

      I can't recall the argument for the rectus femoris(it's in your quads) but there was some reason people considered it as the answer as well.


      TL;DR: There are loads of strong muscles and no one seems to agree what we mean by "strongest"

  • GrifsHero FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold

    2 years ago

    Why would you let him talk you into that Dan?


  • Mrsaintnick FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold

    2 years ago

    I saw this thumbnail and could only think of poor Dan...

    • SeanTFlynn FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold RT Activist

      2 years ago

      The spam bots are getting bigger...

    • SeanTFlynn FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold RT Activist

      2 years ago

      The best part is they misspell Click. If you're trying to infect someone's computer at least do it decently.

  • InfluxM FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold Thunderbird

    2 years ago

  • Loquac1ous FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold

    2 years ago

    That was painful to watch! DAN NO!

  • GiantSmurph FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold

    2 years ago

    Beeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee!

  • mehyah457 FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold

    2 years ago

    ahhhhhh

  • TheCeemack

    2 years ago

    Oh man, I kept looking away from the screen out of fear. That looks like an absolute miserable time, though maybe not for Gavin.

  • TuroBOT FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold

    2 years ago

    One of the best duos of "NEVER try this at home".

  • Jin_D3vil FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold The Scotsman

    2 years ago

    My god Dan you are one brave man for doing that. I laughed at the end of the video so don't get me wrong it was a very good video. But I was cringing for you all before that, that looked incredibly painful in slow-mo.

  • squidgeart

    2 years ago

    hilarious

  • hydra38811

    2 years ago

    How quickly that mousetrap closed, even at 2,000 fps, was crazy. I'm surprised Dan's tongue didn't get even more messed up than it did.

  • WildLemon FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold

    2 years ago

    Wow, Dan's thongue is stubby af xD

  • deliala919 FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold fuck

    2 years ago

    STOP HURTING DAN. STOP HURTING DAN. STOP HURTING DAN

  • RolandSchl10

    2 years ago

    aww more fps were needed :(

  • AlphaRose FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold

    2 years ago

    Dan's distressed 'B!' had me feeling guilty just for watching. Props to him for putting up with all this so we can have awesome content.

    • Jin_D3vil FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold The Scotsman

      2 years ago

      Can't agree more, you can tell how much the tension was getting to him. It made me wish he wasn't doing it.

  • DaruTSH FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold Eater of Time and Basil

    2 years ago

    Science rules and Dan drools!(at least I hope he still does)

  • ASaltyBlackGuy

    2 years ago

    poor old chap

  • tmal2010 FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold Caged

    2 years ago

    Dan's face at the beginning looks like hes contemplating how his life choices got him into this situation lol

    • Jin_D3vil FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold The Scotsman

      2 years ago

      That's the "I am not being paid enough for this crap" face. Poor Dan, I'll buy him a few beers if I ever meet him.

  • FishyFox

    2 years ago

    Dan was a bit tonguetied while during the outro.

  • Mordart FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold

    2 years ago

    Gavin owes Dan lots and lots of ice-cream.

  • simrell FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold not drunk

    2 years ago

    I don't..... I don't think I can watch this one :x

  • Valecita Hellcat

    2 years ago

    Dan looks like he hates his life at the beginning of the video. Dan the man, my respects.

  • TheBestJess FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold

    2 years ago

    This is one of the most painful looking videos the Thlow Mo Guyth have ever released.

    • jacq537 FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold

      2 years ago

      Releathed*