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When Sherlock Meets Smaug

After Benedict Cumberbatch was announced as the actor behind Smaug in The Hobbit, it was only a matter of time before people started creating art combining his two most famous characters. io9 has a great collection of such creations, including this piece by DeviantArt user Ocean-Crystal. Link

Dalek Appears At MIT

A few years ago, the Doctor and his TARDIS appeared at MIT, so it was only a matter of time before his arch-rivals showed up as well. Hopefully the Doctor can return in time to stop whatever diabolical plot they have been working on. Link Via io9

Take That Humans! Animals Get Even

(YouTube Link) Let’s face it, humans can be just awful to animals, and it’s only a matter of time before critters come looking for a little payback. These rebellious heroes of the animal kingdom are out to show humanity that they’re not to be taken for granted. –via Crenk

New System Lets You Check into Foursquare the Same Way that Dogs Check into Fire Hydrants

Let’s get right into it, shall we? Mark Your Territory is a new system that lets individuals check-in to foursquare by physically urinating at the actual location. Social networking has gone too far. Because, you know, it’s just a matter of time before Facebook tries to duplicate this. Then it’ll be everywhere. Please let this be a [...]

Beaded Skulls

Catherine Martin makes trippy skull models covered with beads in cooperation with the Huichol people of Western Mexico. Her project is appropriately entitled “Our Exquisite Corpse.” It’s only a matter of time before funeral homes make this an option. Interested? Link -via Craft

Medal of Honor Cat

(YouTube link) It was only a matter of time before filmmaker Freddie Wong tackled the subject of cats. Of course, it wouldn’t be a Freddie Wong video without a lot of gunfire. -via Laughing Squid

Super Mario Violinist

(YouTube link) It’s only a matter of time beforeĀ JuilliardĀ starts up a Super Mario studies program. In the meantime, this prodigy is getting the ball rolling with his spectacular rendition of the Super Mario Bros. theme in real time – adjusted for speed boosts, trips into the warp zones, coin grabs, and other sound effects. When I win [...]

Inception Burrito

You knew that it was just a matter of time till someone invented an Inception-themed food. Well, that time is now: Elie Ayrouth of Food Beast blog created the Inception Taco. He used 5 different Del Taco menu items to create “five dream levels of burrito for you to traverse with every bite” Wait till you [...]