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Japanese man is world’s oldest person

Jiroemon Kimura is officially the oldest living human being at an incredible 115 years of age. Born in 1897, Mr. Kimura has lived through more than a …

Hipster Disney Princesses: The Musical

(YouTube link) How are they ever going to stage a musical when they are so busy being being ironic? They’re so unique, they’re all the same! -via Uproxx

Muppets With People Eyes

It’s not easy being green and having creepy eyes. From the wonderfully twisted mind of Mike Lacher, here comes the Tumblr Muppets With People Eyes. Kermit and the rest of the Muppets will see [...]

Dear Peach

(YouTube link) It’s not easy being second banana. Here, Luigi sings a song to Princess Peach about his feelings of unrequited love in the shadow of his more popular brother. This almost made me tear up until I remembered it’s about a video game. -via Geekosystem

Are robots becoming more like us ?

How long will it be before robots and computers become capable of thinking like a human being ? On June 23rd a computer came very close to passing the…

Asimov’s Three Laws of Robotics in LEGO

Science fiction writer Isaac Asimov famously devised three laws that all robots should follow: 1: A robot may not injure a human being or, through inaction, allow a human being to come to harm. 2: A robot must obey the orders given to it by human beings, except where such orders would conflict with the First Law. 3: [...]

I Know That Feel, Bro

Being green? I now that feel, bro. It’s not easy being green. Certainly a sentiment that The Hulk shares with Kermit the Frog, as illustrated by Chris Gerringer. [...]

Johnny Depp Will Star As Dr. Seuss

Do you love Johnny Depp movies? Do you love Dr. Seuss? Well then, I assume you’ll be lining up to go see the new Seuss biopic being produced by Mr. Depp that will also star -Johnny Depp. Personally, while I love the actor and the writer, I just don’t see Johnny’s eccentric character acting style working [...]

"Easy Being Green, It Is Not"

It’s not easy being green, and even Yoda is occasionally gripped with a bit of self-pity. Peter de Sève figures that the Jedi master and Kermit have a lot in common: they’re both puppets, green-skinned, and live in swamps. Link and Artist’s Website via reddit

The Late Movies: Soap Opera Product Placement

It ain’t easy being a soap opera in 2011. In April, ABC announced that two of its long-running soaps, All My Children and One Life to Live, were being canceled after more than 40 years on television. Some soaps are trying to increase their advertising dollars through product placement. Power to ‘em, we say—while giggling [...]