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The Horror Short That Inspired del Toro’s Film MAMA

(YouTube Link) Guillermo del Toro is no stranger to horror, and his fantastically disturbing films find inspiration in the darkest corners of the human psyche. MAMA is the tale of orphaned children who survived in the wild thanks to a dark presence they call Mama, and the feature length film began as a short film so good [...]

Misa and Her Cat

Photographer Miyoko Ihara documented the 12-year relationship between her grandmother Misa and her cat in the book Misao the Big Mama and Fukumaru the Cat. The two are inseparable and do everything together. See more wonderful pictures of them at Buzzfeed. Link (Image credit: Miyoko Ihara)

The Story of Elvis Presley’s "Hound Dog"

Neatorama presents a guest post from actor, comedian, and voiceover artist Eddie Deezen. Visit Eddie at his website. The classic song “Hound Dog” was released in 1952 and was number one on the charts for seven weeks. Yes, that was 1952. Okay, before you jump the gun, let me tell you, this original version of “Hound [...]

11 Muppets Who Made 11 or Fewer Muppet Show Appearances

Everyone knows Beaker, Kermit, Rizzo, and Fozzie. It’s time we give lesser-known Muppets some love! 1. The Announcer Remember that silky, disembodied voice that moved us from one scene to the next? That was the Announcer. Although his voice was everywhere, he made only one camera appearance. 2. Gorgon Heap Gorgon Heap liked eating. A lot. Here, he does [...]

China Made to Fit

These ain’t your mama’s Delftware plates! Dutch artist Maxime Ansiau created conjoined plates featuring skyscrapers and other buildings: Link – via Colossal  

The Best Geeky Yo Mama Jokes Ever

(Video Link) Yo mama’s so fat that she’s bigger than both the outside and the inside of the TARDIS. And don’t get me started on yo mama’s looks. Geeks at the Alabama Phoenix Festival recited ten great and terrible yo mama jokes. They saved the best one for end. -via The Mary Sue Previously: Nerdy Yo Mama Jokes

14 Essential Talking Points About The Berenstain Bears

With 300-plus titles in print and more than 260 million books sold, the Berenstain Bears are bound to come up in conversation. Here’s how to steer a predictable discussion about teamwork and manners to one on sex and panda discrimination. 1. Creators Stanley Berenstain and Janice Grant grew up in the same neighborhood in West Philadelphia, [...]

Grandmother ‘resurrects’ after 12 days

A 67-year-old woman who was presumed dead stunned family members when she woke up a few days later. Mama Victoria Gbemisola Babatunde from Nigeria wou…

Newborn Deer

(YouTube link) Hmm, looks like a baby deer calls for his mama with a “meep!” This is just too cute not to share. -via Buzzfeed

Pack of Dogs Attack Cat

(YouTube link) Mama can teach her puppies to chase cats, but she hasn’t taught them what to do when they catch one! Russian YouTube user ignoramusky strikes again, adding just the right music to change the mood of an everyday video. -via Arbroath