The 8-Year Long Worst Traffic Jam in History

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The story of the Yellow Fleet, a convoy of 15 ships that became trapped in the Suez Canal for 8 entire years because of war.
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  1. Some Other Dude

    Some Other Dude38 minuta më parë

    "..... this video shows that you should always be constantly improving....." No the heck it doesn't! That ending and the 'lesson' that was drawn out was hilariously non-sequential. There was no relation between those two topics at all here. Still, very interesting video. Not at all surprised the germans maintained their ships well enough to sail them home.

  2. Underwood95

    Underwood9549 minuta më parë

    Why cant the crew just leave the fuck out of the ship and walk home?

  3. 40RTY 7EVEN

    40RTY 7EVEN50 minuta më parë

    What were the ships carrying ?

  4. Mr. Poopybutthole

    Mr. PoopybuttholeOrë më parë

    How many American ships has Israel attacked?

  5. Rickardo Pandiangan

    Rickardo Pandiangan2 orë më parë

    Imagine u buying android. They give u dell streak when u have google pixel.

  6. potato Mamo

    potato Mamo2 orë më parë

    And then here Elon musk is building a fucking underground tunnel because he was caught in a traffic jam for a few hours

  7. luke gretton

    luke gretton2 orë më parë

    You say that without the canal the ships had to travel 'all the way across the Atlantic' but the map shows that this is clearly not the case as the ships skirt the west coast of Europe and Africa before heading further East.

  8. rate eightx

    rate eightx2 orë më parë

    The Fact That They Sent Most People Home And Rotated The Crew Makes It More Boring, I Was Thinking There'd Be A Bunch Of People Stuck On The Boats For 8 Years. Also If Israel And/Or Egypt Let Them Get Their People Out, Why Didn't They Let Them Get Their Ships, Or The Stuff On Them, Out?

  9. Johan Hultin

    Johan Hultin3 orë më parë

    Not really a traffic jam now is it.

  10. Pin Nip

    Pin Nip3 orë më parë

    Was it called Great Bitter Lake before they were stuck there? Does their misfortune pale in comparison to the ones that came before them?

  11. 死神様

    死神様3 orë më parë

    I'd rather have my order Casted Away with Tom Hanks, at least that's only 4 years late.

  12. VideoJunkie

    VideoJunkie4 orë më parë

    hahaha. lets see israel return Palestine land back to them.

  13. SnM Vital

    SnM Vital4 orë më parë

    It would be funny or awesome if world war 3 started just because of this

  14. SnM Vital

    SnM Vital4 orë më parë

    Thats awesome many countries united cause of this war

  15. Alex Povolotski

    Alex Povolotski4 orë më parë

    I wouldn’t call it a traffic jam.

  16. Adam H

    Adam H4 orë më parë

    Turn the music down

  17. TheMatrix1101

    TheMatrix11014 orë më parë

    Lmao that event with sinking the American ship reminded me when me and my brother used to fight with each other all over the house until we broke something and then were like “ok I guess we should chill for now” and called it off.

  18. Hashem Mehyar

    Hashem Mehyar4 orë më parë

    Egypt's neighbour is the occupied territory of Palestine.

  19. Andrew Micallef

    Andrew Micallef4 orë më parë

    Kickstarter campaigns be like "Your product is on the way!"

  20. Reff Man

    Reff Man5 orë më parë

    I bet amazon wasn't happy about that

  21. Hamza Inayat

    Hamza Inayat5 orë më parë

    "STRAY ISRAELI MISSILE" IF it were from Egypt it wouldn't have been called "Stray Egyptian Missile". And today Egypt would've been like Iraq and Afghanistan.

  22. Lucio Amorim

    Lucio Amorim5 orë më parë

    That was surprisingly entertaining, thanks

  23. Here goes the beast

    Here goes the beast5 orë më parë

    THAT is why I love learning about history.

  24. Adam

    Adam6 orë më parë

    Ohhhhhh so thats why my packages come late

  25. Wim Mayes

    Wim Mayes6 orë më parë

    "A stray Israeli missile sunk the American ship." Uh-huh, just like the USS Liberty.

  26. Tempest Fury

    Tempest Fury6 orë më parë

    Huh... Those traffic jams! Tens of thousands of casualties in a six day war, based solely upon religious fervor. Yeah, it wasn't just a traffic jam. It was a sad week in human history.

  27. AlexLun

    AlexLun6 orë më parë

    a German engineering joke lies somewhere around the video

  28. True

    True6 orë më parë

    Yeah I can picture both of the leader's faces when they hit the American ship.... Oof doesn't cut it.

  29. Thomas Schulz

    Thomas Schulz6 orë më parë

    Wait...this little spat between 2nd rate nation's had an American ship in the cross fire, and we didn't proceed to wipe the walls with them??? Damn that was some good dope we were on.

  30. Pandaman

    Pandaman6 orë më parë

    So like when you wanna fast travel but get stuck in the loading screen eh

  31. Khelekmir

    Khelekmir6 orë më parë

    7:15 German engineering? :O

  32. To Chin Yu

    To Chin Yu7 orë më parë

    why they dont take the land route thru north africa first?

  33. Zero Effort

    Zero Effort7 orë më parë

    Honestly was probably nicer than living under communism for the sailors from the Eastern Bloc

  34. Délisson Gonçalves

    Délisson Gonçalves8 orë më parë

    The music here is way too loud

  35. Yan Dzivinskiy

    Yan Dzivinskiy8 orë më parë

    Egypt what a sore loser

  36. Nomi Malone

    Nomi Malone8 orë më parë

    This video title is misleading. It was not a traffic jam.

  37. Gold87

    Gold879 orë më parë

    fuck you and fuck skillshare you useless sponsor fuck

  38. Joel Martin

    Joel Martin9 orë më parë

    I'm very failure with both of these wars, it never occurred to me that the canal closed.

  39. Peter Johnson

    Peter Johnson9 orë më parë

    Remember the USS Liberty.

  40. Electrosation

    Electrosation9 orë më parë

    18 year old kid after this traffic was over: dad: i got the milk son 18 year old kid: !

  41. Ghukiye chophi

    Ghukiye chophi9 orë më parë

    Pliz make a Hollywood movie on this story the longest traffic jam. I bet it will dominate all the oscar award.

  42. sled necks

    sled necks10 orë më parë

    Everyone making the joke about the men being gone for 8 years... did you guys not see the video? They switched out every 10 months to do maintenance. No one stayed there for 8 years

  43. sled necks

    sled necks10 orë më parë

    Not surprised the German boats were the only ones to still work after 8 years

  44. A Sperm Whale Spontaneously Called Into Existence

    A Sperm Whale Spontaneously Called Into Existence10 orë më parë

    Worst traffic Jam in history? Of course it's fucking israel to blame

  45. Distruction WARS

    Distruction WARS10 orë më parë

    You said there was fifteen ships but you only named 14

  46. Daniel L

    Daniel L10 orë më parë

    Woahwoahwoah. Israel launched a surprise attack to start the 6 day war? You might want to check your research hommie. Js




  48. Evan Wardrop

    Evan Wardrop11 orë më parë

    Why can’t the boats just drive across the land?

  49. fred thompson

    fred thompson12 orë më parë

    Fuckin jews

  50. adrian mark

    adrian mark12 orë më parë

    Was cap in ice that time?

  51. MR Poopo

    MR Poopo12 orë më parë

    Stop suggestions from this channel

  52. DWNtoERTH

    DWNtoERTH12 orë më parë

    Uggh wars

  53. epicxel

    epicxel12 orë më parë

    Just curious if both sides sunk all of the ships, would it cause the coutries of the ships to declare war on israel and egypt?

  54. Damian Freeman

    Damian Freeman12 orë më parë

    My take-away from this is that such an important piece of global infrastructure really, REALLY shouldn't be in the hands of such volatile nations and would perhaps be far better kept by more stable powers that don't care to attack their neighbours.

  55. Ascher Lafayette

    Ascher Lafayette12 orë më parë

    Ha! That's nothing compared to my mom trying to go Thanksgiving shopping on Friday at costco.

  56. Moon Woo Woo

    Moon Woo Woo13 orë më parë

    Egypt and Israel = you and your brother American ship = your mother's heirloom vase

  57. Duane Eikleberry

    Duane Eikleberry13 orë më parë

    What happened to Mexico’s olympic swim team?

  58. Husky LINK

    Husky LINK13 orë më parë

    funny how Israel keeps sinking our ships, idk if anyone heard of uss liberty 😤

  59. Mike beats tsb

    Mike beats tsb13 orë më parë

    What happened to the other ships then..?

  60. henmar

    henmar13 orë më parë

    a blockade isnt a traffic jam