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This Little Piggy Has Met His Match

(Video Link) What happens when Hamlet the pig meets his Christmas light-up match? Adorable holiday frivolity, of course!

Hamlet Goes Down the Stairs

(YouTube link) Hamlet the piglet is lured by a bowl of oatmeal to negotiate the steps, each of which is taller than he is. By the time he reaches the bottom, he’s an expert! -via Metafilter

Facebook in the Führerbunker

Yes, all kinds of Facebook parodies have already been created, including the excellent Hamlet version by Sarah Schmelling, and even a Star Wars edition, as John Farrier pointed out recently. But if you haven’t seen this one by Brian Sack of Banterist I think you will enjoy it, particularly if you are interested in 20th c. [...]

The Sunflower Boy

7-year-old Wyatt Wilke was looking forward to entering his best sunflower in a competition at the Sunflower Fair in La Porte, Indiana. “He loved growing his sunflowers,” said his mother, Cathleen Wilke. “Every year we talked about coming into La Porte for the Sunflower Fair, but we never got around to it. Wyatt really wanted to [...]