‘ELLO POLLY! London Celebrates 50th Anniversary of Monty Python with Dead Parrot Statue

In honor of Monty Python turning a whopping 50 years old this year, London has placed a 50-foot-long fiberglass parrot statue in Potters Fields Park, near Tower Bridge. Naturally, the parrot is “sleeping” on its back. The statue is of a Norwegian Blue, the type of parrot discussed in the comedy troupe’s infamous Dead Parrot Sketch. […]

D.I.Y. ALERT: ‘Labyrinth,’ ‘Star Wars’ & Muppets Cupcake Toppers


I know what you’re thinking: “No way! I could never do that!” Well, Instructables user cakesprite heard your cries of desperation and frustration and has come up with step-by-step instructions to ccreate Labyrinth, Star Wars, and Muppets cupcake toppers of your very own! Cakesprite uses certain cake decorating tools and sugar paste for the sculpting, so even […]

Stewart, Colbert Team Up for Charity in Hilarious ‘Star Wars’-Themed Video


Weeknight talk show hosts Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert have reunited for a good cause. In the short, hilarious video below, the two satirists promote UNICEF through the Star Wars-themed campaign J.J. Abrams launched on Omaze, a crowdfunding site. What is meant to be a trivia-off quickly escalates into a barely-keeping-it-together Stewart in cosplay, complete with […]

‘Like a Girl’ Campaign Hopes to Champion Girls’ Confidences [VIDEO]

Like a Girl

There seems to be a renaissance of feminism hitting the airwaves — and Internet — in recent months. Now, appropriately enough, Always, maker of feminine products, has made a “Girl Power” commercial, directed by Lauren Greenfield, “Sundance Film Festival award-winning creator of The Queen of Versailles, according to AdAge.com. In the ad, Greenfield asks girls of all ages […]