Man, remember Independence Day? The Roland Emmerich film with the enormous alien ships hovering over/destroying cities, Will Smith saying “welcome to Earth,” all that? It’s 15 years old. To mark the occasion, a New York comedian had himself filmed giving the movie’s climactic speech at various locations round the city. It’s funny, but still… strangely moving? Or am I just a sucker for those stoopid speeches?

Thanks to the AV Club for the link. Oh yeah and I can’t remember if that Bill Pullman moment gets included in this montage, but whatever, I still love it: