Ryan Gosling Still Has Nightmares About Avatar’s Title Font In Funniest SNL Skit

In what has got to be one of SNL’s funniest skits during a banner year for the television show, Ryan Gosling continues to have nightmares over the now decade-old movie’s title typeface, Papyrus. (more…)

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The Phenomena of Goodnight Moon, Its Parodies and Bisexual Author.

Today I’m going to enlighten you about the phenomena of the children’s storybook Goodnight Moon, its parodies and bisexual author. I would suspect that anyone reading this post has either owned, read the classic children’s book Goodnight Moon by Margaret Wise Brown or has had it read to them. And there’s a reason for that. Beyond the charming illustrations* and the catchy, easy-to-read prose, the book was breakthrough for its time. It has continued to entertain generations since its publication because, unlike other children’s books published in the 30s and 40s, it was about ‘the present’ as opposed to being about some 19th century Princess. Nor did it preach life lessons like Aesop’s fables, ordinarily a turn-off to children. (more…)

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#Sheetcaking. Purposefully Placed Anger, Tina Fey Style.

#Sheetcaking is trending today. If you don’t know what that it, let me enlighten you. It’s comedienne Tina Fey’s tongue-in-cheek answer to dealing with the anger churning in many of us these days. (more…)

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A Hipster Nativity Set So The Millennials Can Relate

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If the birth of Jesus took place today, it would be a far cry from the historical tale as yesterday’s youth knows it. There’d be a Nav system to guide the Wise Men to Bethlehem, the actual birth would be “live’ on Facebook and Tweets from the manger would be posted hourly. (more…)

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Trending Mash-Up: A Stranger Things Christmas

Trending for the past two days is A Stranger Things Christmas, a pop culture mashup by Leigh Lahav & Oren Mendez. They’ve taken the characters from the world of Stranger Things, animated them in the style of Charles Schultz‘ loveable Peanuts characters, and presented a new animated Christmas tale. (more…)

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