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The Resemblance!

Some people come by a pop culture costume honestly. Redditor MissAshley214 posted a photo of her husband’s grandmother, who doesn’t need a lot of special effects to portray the cartoon character Maxine. Link

Adventure Time Finn Hood Backpack

Adventure Time Finn Hood Backpack – $43.95 Attention Adventure Time fans! Behold the Adventure Time Finn Hood Backpack from the NeatoShop. This awesome backpack looks like the one Finn wears. But, wait! There’s more!This bag also features a built-in Finn hood so that you can look like your favorite cartoon character.  Be sure to check out the [...]

Horse Plays Guitar

(YouTube link) The first thing I thought of when I saw this video was El Kabong, the alter ego of the cartoon character Quick Draw McGraw. El Kabong made about the same sounds when he beaned a bad guy with his guitar. -via Arbroath

Sculptures from Canned Food

Canstruction Vancouver is an annual art fair which invites people to make sculptures out of canned food. The materials are then donated to a food bank. At the link, you can view submissions from the 2009 exhibition. Pictured above is the classic Warner Bros. cartoon character Marvin the Martian. Link via Super Punch | Official Website

Russian Gadget Hackwrench Religion

Russian Cult Worships Female Cartoon Character Gadget Hackwrench Sometimes really weird cults born, like this one the Sect of Gadget Hackwrench one.“She is the divine being, the most untouched and perfect sibling of the great God on Earth”, say one of the participants. “Why I love her? It’s stupid question, how I can’t love the [...]

Should you really put a steak on a shiner?

A kid at my son’s playground recently got a nasty shiner and I overheard a nanny telling the kid’s mom that she should put a cold steak on the eye to help with the swelling. I immediately remembered all those cartoons I watched when I was kid, and how they were always putting big, thick, [...]

Medical Afflictions of the Cartoon World

What would you add to this cartoon character list of medical afflictions? I’d add Donald Duck (anger or social anxiety disorder) … Does anyone know who originally created the image above so we can credit it properly? – via Accordion Guy See also: Presidential Diseases


(YouTube link) Leave it to the Japanese to invent a musical instrument with a face that looks like a cartoon character. The Otamatone was developed by toy company CUBE Works and Maywa Denki, an art collaboration of the Tosa family that specializes in nonsense machines. -via the Presurfer