Working Weird Craigslist Jobs to Earn $965 for New York City Rent

VICE's Will Tilghman tries to make his monthly rent of $965 by working weird jobs posted on the gigs section of New York Craigslist. After staging a photoshoot for a restaurant, screening a bad horror movie, trying a new deodorant, writing a bio for a nice mom, handing out newspapers, doing a timely impersonation of Lord Varys from “Game of Thrones”, and more, Will goes deep into the world of Craigslist to see if he can actually pay his rent by doing odd-jobs.
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  • Trump on a Tuesday

    Trump on a Tuesday

    Il y a 35 secondes

    Prostitution would got you paid in two days!

  • Melissa anderson

    Melissa anderson

    Il y a 48 minutes

    cool count me in on this man.. lol I'm a starving artest MY self here..😆😆😆😆😆😆😆😎😎😎😎😎😎

  • Jamie DeJong

    Jamie DeJong

    Il y a 52 minutes

    I would love to see him try this again in the future! He was super entertaining!

  • Brittany


    Il y a heure

    The most surprising thing is you finding a three bedroom apartment in Brooklyn for 965$ a month. My sis pays almost double for a one bedroom.

  • AFMakers


    Il y a heure

    Tbf you could have just done a Hitman impersonator and you’d be making stacks

  • Niki Sørensen

    Niki Sørensen

    Il y a 3 heures

    YOOO this is epic

  • tatt oo sticker

    tatt oo sticker

    Il y a 4 heures

    holy shit this was funny

  • El Chapo Guzman Loera

    El Chapo Guzman Loera

    Il y a 4 heures

    When vice isn't paying enough to pay his bills. He does sumn strange for some change

  • Peno1992


    Il y a 4 heures

    Luckily Vice covers the rent, or else you’d be up shit creek. Or the east river.

  • Ansilo's adventures

    Ansilo's adventures

    Il y a 5 heures

    100 dollars for photoshoot , free models??

  • chellebelle914


    Il y a 11 heures

    Where the fuck r u paying $1000 for rent? Lies...

  • Nostrum


    Il y a 12 heures

    entertaining but pretty unrealistic.

  • panggop jio

    panggop jio

    Il y a 13 heures

    for your shit, you raise taxes all that's gonna happen is the more replaceable people (you) lose their jobs

  • Abby Buchanan

    Abby Buchanan

    Il y a 15 heures

    He has that one voice of that guy that does the creepy videos on FRdownload please tell me someone knows what I’m talking about

  • Jonathan Mordecayov

    Jonathan Mordecayov

    Il y a 17 heures

    what about the gig Vice paid him for the video? ill say around 2k$

  • Rehoboth Farm

    Rehoboth Farm

    Il y a 18 heures

    Why is it that no matter what I watch somehow youtube thinks that cramming something from Vice down my throat is the way to go? I'm just going to stop it at 1 second, down vote it, and watch something else when this happens. I don't even care what it is about.

  • Kelsey Matthews

    Kelsey Matthews

    Il y a 19 heures


  • Chris


    Il y a 21 heure

    8 wasted bucket of abortion juice minutes of my life gone

  • Eliza Awan

    Eliza Awan

    Il y a 22 heures

    i’m just gonna keep taking loans and get a damn college degree somehow 😒. Although i want to live in New York it’s too damn expensive without an actual stable and high paying job. FML I wanna get out of my house NOW, my father is driving me crazy im 22 years old and he don’t allow me to do shit. The only thing i was loving was living on campus but obviously that’s too expensive for my father as well. Joining the police force is a crazy job as well. WHAT DO I DO?

  • Gustavo Gutierrez

    Gustavo Gutierrez

    Il y a 23 heures

    Student debt? Lol

  • Samantha Brown

    Samantha Brown

    Il y a 23 heures

    the photos were so cheap a photographer on its own is like 100/hr for no models

  • Sully's Speed Shop

    Sully's Speed Shop

    Il y a jour

    What about FB marketplace. CL is dead

  • Fun Factory

    Fun Factory

    Il y a jour

    Imagine tricking your boss to pay you for applying to other jobs

  • JA G

    JA G

    Il y a jour

    but you didn’t pay tax on that earned or did you? In reality you would need 25% above that amount in a taxed capitalist society...but, in a socialist tax society - you would need 60% above that amount.

  • hen ko

    hen ko

    Il y a jour

    James Charles be hunting on Craigslist now?James Charles be hunting on Craigslist now?

  • donald keyfauver

    donald keyfauver

    Il y a jour

    Great job bro! 605 dollars in two weeks? You can rent a mansion in Alabama. But in all honesty I applaud you

  • Nearly Homeless

    Nearly Homeless

    Il y a jour

    holy shit this was funny

  • Chris Wesney

    Chris Wesney

    Il y a jour

    It sounds like you don't have an actual full time career if you have the kind of time to do these odd jobs. Maybe that is why you struggle to pay bills and save money.

  • VeevLoot


    Il y a jour

    This is such a good example of gig economy. Many people live this life daily and now just as a video.. Thank you for shedding light on this subject!

  • AmourYanni


    Il y a jour

    His rent is so low bc he lives in a 3 bedroom apartment so he’s only paying his portion‼️

  • Felix Bracero

    Felix Bracero

    Il y a jour


  • yanasitta


    Il y a jour

    Next time, just sell ass. You'll probably have some extra cash

  • HuntTheBox


    Il y a jour

    Your fault for taking out a huge student loan to make 50000/year and live in one of the most expensive cities in the US... Don't expect people that have better jobs than you to pay for your shit, you raise taxes all that's gonna happen is the more replaceable people (you) lose their jobs

  • Neat


    Il y a jour

    Why would someone hire someone else they don't know to write their own biography?

  • hahwow haha

    hahwow haha

    Il y a jour

    This shit is too funny

  • Mariichan333


    Il y a jour

    I don’t know why but I thought he seemed more like Patricia from Split.

  • 337 337

    337 337

    Il y a jour

    You have to be in the right area, as a lot of places "Gigs" are only decent money for women, but someday men will be equal and will get equal opportunities!

  • Xerdoz


    Il y a jour

    I'm so poor, I wouldn't even mind wrangling snakes.

  • Callum Dry

    Callum Dry

    Il y a jour

    Cringing so hard at the game of thrones job hahaha, took balls man

  • TheInfinitequest


    Il y a jour

    In snake wrangling do you charge by the inch or foot? hahahaha!

  • Hadiya Howard

    Hadiya Howard

    Il y a jour

    I would do this but as a woman, I fear for my safety meeting random people for jobs

  • GIL


    Il y a jour

    Yeah, there are a variety of odd jobs in big cities. CL in my area has 0 jobs that doesn't require an 1- 1 1/2 hr commute or a truck.

  • godstomper


    Il y a jour

    Game of thrones party. Lol. I used to really like GOT but now I cant stand it

  • kokkinikauti chilipipperia

    kokkinikauti chilipipperia

    Il y a jour

    he is so charming



    Il y a jour

    James Charles be hunting on Craigslist now?

  • Nur La grande

    Nur La grande

    Il y a jour

    Him writing about motherhood bruh lmfao

  • Peaceful Islam BD

    Peaceful Islam BD

    Il y a jour

    if you subscribe to my channel, I will subscribe you......

  • DJ Akademiks Supreme Hoodie

    DJ Akademiks Supreme Hoodie

    Il y a 2 jours

    "I have never had my snake wrangled by a guy before" pause😂

  • Jon Archer

    Jon Archer

    Il y a 2 jours

    965 is cheap af

  • Ted S

    Ted S

    Il y a 2 jours

    Being a pornstar not paying good enough?

  • Ronald


    Il y a 2 jours

    I'm surprised you didn't get kidnapped or killed

  • Sea shadowbanned N.Christopher

    Sea shadowbanned N.Christopher

    Il y a 2 jours

    SOMETHING ON THIS PSEUDO INTELLECTUAL/PSEUDO COOL/SOCIALIST PROPAGANDA OUTLET THATS ONLY KINDA FILLED WITH LIBERAL/PRO-U.N.AGENDA CRINGY SOCIAL BLIPS.... I even had to look up “Game of throwing”.... Didn’t find much... Just thank GOD for President Trump... (Attn. Illegal foreign nationals/enemy combatants/economic warfare complicit leftists .....The Implementing of The Insurrection act is close at hand! ..RAD!!…😉😎🇺🇸🐥)

  • Big minecraft nonce 69x69x69

    Big minecraft nonce 69x69x69

    Il y a 2 jours

    I swear he’s that person of doctor strange

  • hey


    Il y a 2 jours

    Det er søren pape!

  • Jayzibbit cropper

    Jayzibbit cropper

    Il y a 2 jours

    Snake wrangler. U fucking legend, funny as fuck. Subbed

  • richay1


    Il y a 2 jours

    You didn’t earn the $100 at the start you earned 33, js

  • Robin Hihi

    Robin Hihi

    Il y a 2 jours

    Why does he look a little like Justin Timberlake

  • Fume


    Il y a 2 jours

    Taji from the 1 star reviews 😂💀

  • Fume


    Il y a 2 jours

    $965.00 for a 3 bedroom in New York ?!

  • Aldo L

    Aldo L

    Il y a 2 jours

    Nothing like a good old-fashioned, albeit sometimes boring, 9 to 5, eh? 🙃

  • Manny Bee

    Manny Bee

    Il y a 2 jours

    Fuck the world for some buffalo wings right now!

  • jonsprivatelife


    Il y a 2 jours

    loooooooooool @ $965 Come to Toronto, we have great street corners that you might be able to get a luxury carboard box for that much

  • Ariela Maraquin

    Ariela Maraquin

    Il y a 2 jours

    Moby has really declined, vice ??? Now clearly soliciting prostitution, then acting coy when they police email??? Moby don't listen to m&m......I listen to techno and we miss you.

  • Pedro Ramirez

    Pedro Ramirez

    Il y a 2 jours

    You should give that dude who shaved your head a One-Star review!

  • Aidan


    Il y a 2 jours

    4:23 his disappointment was immeasurable, and his day is ruined.

  • AntdezTV


    Il y a 2 jours

    craigslists gig adds are scams to get emails

  • Syresin


    Il y a 2 jours

    None of those jobs were weird tbh

  • IBradFrazer


    Il y a 2 jours

    I have to be honest, I don't believe this video in 100% genuine. There is no way the jobs on Craigslist in New York are this normal.

  • boastfuls


    Il y a 2 jours

    Kinda sucked. Im sure he used the age old line "im filming a video for FRdownloads vice" in order to make this video work

  • Chud Yee

    Chud Yee

    Il y a 2 jours

    this guy is an amateur. Craig has always been a good friend to me, even when I want my snake wrangled.

  • Hol up

    Hol up

    Il y a 2 jours

    Everytime this video comes up in my recommended I keep thinking he's the girl that trained doctor strange

  • Evanscreek Brahman

    Evanscreek Brahman

    Il y a 2 jours

    C r i n g e

  • Cano


    Il y a 2 jours

    dude people pay you for the coolest things. in germany it wouldnt be the case. a dude hiring you to play a role and someone else to clean his grill? damn so cool

  • magnetic productions

    magnetic productions

    Il y a 2 jours

    is it a requirement to be a sissy or beta male to work for vice now?

  • Bailey Tenerovich

    Bailey Tenerovich

    Il y a 2 jours

    You forgot to mention no solicitation jobs... or maybe you didn't 😏

  • Mr. Cool

    Mr. Cool

    Il y a 2 jours

    Lucky you didn't get invited and turned into the main course of a serial killer.

  • kamen


    Il y a 2 jours

    Dislike this comment if you're freelancing in 2019.

  • Bradley Schafer

    Bradley Schafer

    Il y a 2 jours

    3 bedroom for $965 in NYC? Don't believe it...

  • boastfuls


    Il y a 2 jours

    +Bradley Schafer btw 3k for one bedroom? Are you the monopoly man?! Can I rent your closet for 500 lol

  • boastfuls


    Il y a 2 jours

    +Bradley Schafer 2900 round to 3k for a 3 bedroom is vastly more believable than one guy renting a 1000 dollar three bedroom apartment. Its not rocket science

  • Bradley Schafer

    Bradley Schafer

    Il y a 2 jours

    +boastfuls even with 2 roommates the rent is under 2900. I pay 3500 for a one bedroom.

  • boastfuls


    Il y a 2 jours

    Smh probably just his portion of the rent. Why would he live alone in a 3 bedroom apartment

  • skeeter 793

    skeeter 793

    Il y a 2 jours

    Dude you should have had you as the GOT dude for the embarrassing part at the end because that stupid shit you did I'd way more embarrassing than doing hard work

  • Andrei Daniel

    Andrei Daniel

    Il y a 2 jours

    I got a gay vibe from this guy...or was it just me...oh...wait...fuck...NO

  • Hawkins 157

    Hawkins 157

    Il y a 2 jours

    His ad makes him seems like hes gay prostitute

  • Mr. Wednesday

    Mr. Wednesday

    Il y a 2 jours

    Year later.... Knocks at the door. Taxman: IRS Open up

  • 2020 PURGE

    2020 PURGE

    Il y a 14 heures

    Mr. Wednesday shoot them all

  • Seb


    Il y a 2 jours

    fiverr + upwork + craigslist will def be enough

  • k z

    k z

    Il y a 2 jours

    Finally something from vice that isnt painful to watch

  • Caesar Saucy

    Caesar Saucy

    Il y a 2 jours

    I’m the thumbnail he looks like the chick from doctor strange

  • Ajm Al

    Ajm Al

    Il y a 2 jours

    The crazy thing is I do this in real life I work a job for 1 or 2 weeks and move on to the next. I support my drug habit and my rent

  • Y O J I M B O 用心棒

    Y O J I M B O 用心棒

    Il y a 2 jours

    $965 for rent in NYC? How do you not live in a literal janitors closet

  • Y O J I M B O 用心棒

    Y O J I M B O 用心棒

    Il y a jour

    AmourYanni Ah, that would explain it. I assumed he was living alone

  • AmourYanni


    Il y a jour

    Y O J I M B O 用心棒 he’s in a 3 bedroom apartment so he’s paying his portion

  • Chris


    Il y a 2 jours

    lol at the game of thrones impersonator

  • burnsybros


    Il y a 2 jours

    Maybe if this retard didnt live in a 3 bedroom apartment lol.

  • Thomas L

    Thomas L

    Il y a 3 jours

    I’m living in a 1.2 million dollar house aka £1million I don’t own they house and I only have to pay £600-$800 a month why is America so expensive

  • Jarkko Louhe

    Jarkko Louhe

    Il y a 3 jours

    Hmm, some dude offered you 100 for cleaning his 80dollar grill, riight.-

  • Rusty Scab

    Rusty Scab

    Il y a 7 heures

    That guy probably wanted to have his snake wrangled, but then he saw the cameras.

  • Rezg Soto

    Rezg Soto

    Il y a 15 heures

    That’s a Weber Spirit E-310 goes for $499. Always thought those were so pricey.

  • dan romanov

    dan romanov

    Il y a 23 heures

    He needed his chicken choked

  • look! i'm holding a cigar

    look! i'm holding a cigar

    Il y a jour

    He also needed his snake cleaned

  • Zero X

    Zero X

    Il y a 3 jours

    Good vid

  • At Home in the Dome

    At Home in the Dome

    Il y a 3 jours


  • tonygreene113


    Il y a 3 jours

    Living the millennial life in sh1thole NYC...

  • Nate Hester

    Nate Hester

    Il y a 3 jours

    3 bedroom apartment in the city for under 1000!? Nice!

  • Something Dreadful

    Something Dreadful

    Il y a 3 jours

    Seems like you could probably just make a video for Vice, to pay your rent

  • Gf


    Il y a 3 jours

    first job, he has his 2 budies help out, not exactly earned yourself

  • t100base


    Il y a 3 jours

    white people are weired. game of throne party? smh

  • Chicken Nugget

    Chicken Nugget

    Il y a 3 jours


  • t100base


    Il y a 3 jours

    been there done that. craigslist is over