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A Christmas Card From Terry Gilliam

(YouTube Link) Iconic animator, Monty Python alum, and one of the best darn filmmakers ever Terry Gilliam made The Christmas Card back in 1968, as part of an animated short called Storytime. Full of Gilliam’s signature tongue-in-cheek humor and cut paper style animation, it sure puts me in some sort of holiday mood! –via BuzzFeed

A Black Knight Street Flyer

Derek Eads has a great series of pop culture street flyers, the best of which is this great Black Knight one from Monty Python’s Holy Grail. It’s called, “Take One…’tis just but a Scratch.” Link

Monty Python and the Holy Grail in LEGO

Tommy Williamson built the characters (“So-called Arthur king and his silly English knnnnnigits”) from the film Monty Python and the Holy Grail out of LEGO bricks! They were constructed for a special diorama called Pythonscape that will be featured at BrickCon 2011 this weekend. Get a closer view of each knight in his Flickr set. [...]

Beast of Arrrggghhh Plush Hat

Beast of Arrrggghhh Plush Hat – $39.95 Are you a Monty Python fan in search of the perfect fall hat? You need the Beast of Arrrggghhh Plush hat from the NeatoShop. This legendary hat is perfect for going on quests. Be sure to check out the NeatoShop for more fantastic Monty Python items! Link

14 Great Examples of Geeky Fine Art

<p>Fine art is alive and well, and artists often incorporate the fun aspects of pop culture—particularly the geek side of the spectrum. </p> <h3>1. Headless Chicken</h3> <p><img class=”aligncenter size-large wp-image-94093″ title=”headlesschicken” src=”×460.jpg” alt=”" width=”565″ height=”460″/></p> <p>Internet Week New York asked artists and students if they could <a rel=”nofollow” target=”_blank” href=””>draw the internet</a>. The results were quite eclectic, but [...]

10 Things You Don’t Know About Tina Fey

I don’t know about you guys, but I have a serious girl-crush on Tina Fey. It’s hard not to when the woman in question is unbelievably talented, smart, funny and beautiful. That’s why I’m so happy to get to write this Neatorama article about one of my biggest idols, who will be celebrating her forty-first [...]

Monty Python In Your Pocket

Monty Python In Your Pocket – $8.95 Attention Monty Python fans! Check out the fabulous Monty Python In Your Pocket keychain from the NeatoShop! This little beauty will encourage you to always look on the bright side of life. Be sure to check out all the fabulously fantastic Keychains & Key Covers available at the NeatoShop!

The Late Movies: Jacobus, A Vlogger from the 14th Century

Tonight, for your viewing pleasure, the video blog of Jacobus, a 14th-century serf with a suspiciously bad accent. I don’t know how they got that webcam all the way back into his village (I guess YouTube finally added a time travel feature), but I can tell you that this is the most wonderful thing since [...]

Great Moments in April Fool’s Day Online

The internet makes April Fool’s Day shenanigans accessible to millions of people, many of them quite gullible, as any spammer can attest. Here are some of the biggest and best internet pranks from the past few years. 2004: the iShave A German website launched a new product called the iShave, It was supposedly a gadget you plugged [...]

Black Beast of Arrrggghhh (Mini)

Black Beast of Arrrggghhh (Mini) – $9.95 Do you love Monty Python and the Holy Grail? Well, you are going to love the Black Beast of Arrrggghhh (Mini) from the NeatoShop! Even the animator’s fatal heart attack cannot save you from the adorableness of this legendary plush toy. Are you on a quest for fabulous Plush Toys? [...]