‘Sherlock’ Fans Celebrate Cumberbatch’s Birthday in a Big, Special Way [VIDEO]

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Benedict Cumberbatch turned 38 last Friday and his fans wanted to do something extra special. Instead of just wishing him a happy birthday, over 110 people dressed in their best Sherlock Holmes garb and (politely) stormed University College London. Then they recorded a birthday shout-out, while simultaneously raising money for the Undershaw Preservation Trust, a […]

‘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 […]