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Yogi Bear Cookie Jar

Yogi Bear Cookie Jar – $54.95 Hey-hey-hey-hey! Summer is here! Are you on the hunt for a deliciously fun way to store your favorite afternoon snack?  You need to go-go-go to the NeatoShop and get the Yogi Bear Cookie Jar! This great ceramic cookie container features your favorite smarter than the average bear, Yogi, and pic-a-nic [...]

These Bear Cubs Will Rev You Up With Cuteness

(Video Link) No, that’s not a car engine starting up, that is the sound of two precious black bear cubs bearing the adorable names of Yogi and Boo-Boo. If you listen to the sound only, it gets real annoying, real quick, but then just watch it with the video again and you’ll start feeling all warm [...]

2011 Valor Dog of the Year

The Humane Society of the United States named Yogi, a golden retriever, the 2011 Valor Dog of the Year for saving his owner’s life after a bicycle accident. Paul Horton of Austin, Texas, went over the handlebars on his mountain bike and landed on his head. Horton was knocked unconscious. When he woke up, he couldn’t [...]

The Quick 10: 10 Things Yogi Berra Actually Said

Lawrence Peter Berra – you likely know him better as Yogi – is 86 today. He’s one of the greatest catchers ever, but what many people know him for are his awesome malapropisms and slips of the tongue. Many quirky quotes were attributed to him over the years that weren’t actually his, but these 10 [...]

The Quick 10: 10 Obscure Disney Characters

No doubt you’re familiar with Mickey and Minnie Mouse, Donald Duck and their posse of pen-and-ink pals. They all have incredibly complicated (and sometimes contradicting) backstories involving rarely-seen relations who pop up when it’s convenient to a comic strip plot. Here are 10 little-known Disney characters you’re probably never going to find signing autographs at [...]

The Quick 10: Songs That Sound Like They’re About Women (but aren’t)

I almost hate to share some of these – it’s always a bit strange (and sometimes disappointing) when you have a scenario in your head for what a song is about, then find out that you were completely off base. In a couple of these cases, though, I think knowing the song isn’t actually about [...]

Yoga Bear

Meet The Yoga Bear strikes a pose at Finnish zoo – The lithe female brown bear, who lives at Ahtari Zoo in Finalnd, was snapped doing a yoga routine by amateur photographer Meta Penca.Much to the delight of onlookers, the bear limbered up for a full 15 minutes.Of course, Yogi bear, Yellowstone Park’s most famous [...]

World’s Largest Yoga Class

New York went yoga crazy Session for a second day running as thousands of practitioners gathered on Central Park’s Great Lawn.Under the guidance of acclaimed yogi Elena Brower, the masses assembled for a calming session under the open skies.Sadly the event came to a premature end after a rain shower hit the area, but spirits [...]

10 Other SNL F-Bombs

In her debut performance on Saturday Night Live this weekend, comedian Jenny Slate became a member of a surprisingly exclusive club: people who have dropped the infamous “F-Bomb” on the show (here’s the clip, which obviously contains strong language). Here’s a quick list of 10 other slips of the tongue that have occurred during the [...]

The Medical Credentials of 7 Famous Doctors

Slate’s recent shocking revelations about rapper-turned-psychologist Dr. Roxanne effectively knocked the wind out of one of this year’s feel-good stories. And while we never really pictured, say, Dr. J performing major surgery, the piece did make us wonder about the credentials of some other famous “doctors.” 1. Dr. Roxanne Shanté Lolita Shanté Gooden was just 14 [...]