Drowsy Cat Is Driven From His Comfortable Napping Spot by an Aggressive Downy Goose

A drowsy white cat is surprisingly restrained in his response to an aggressive downy goose who seemed to be absolutely determined to drive the feline out of his comfortable napping spot. Despite the cat’s best efforts to gently fight back, the poor feline wound up in the dirt, behind a tree and in the company of another cat; thus ensuring that the snappy fowl could no longer get to him.

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The Incredible Melting Mandle, A Ghoulish Hand-Painted Zombie Candle by stexe

Zombie Candle by stexe

The Incredible Melting Mandle is a handmade zombie candle by stexe, a California-based creator of novelties. The Mandle is cast from wax and hand-painted with acrylic paint. It melts over the course of three “glorious, unforgettable” hours, leaving you with a “solidified pool of viscera.” It is available for purchase on stexe’s Etsy store.

Zombie Candle by stexe

Zombie Candle by stexe

Zombie Candle by stexe

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Air New Zealand Releases a New ‘Hobbit’-Themed Safety Video Featuring Sir Peter Jackson and Elijah Wood

Air New Zealand has released their third and final Hobbit-themed flight safety video, “The Most Epic Safety Video Ever Made.” The video features Sir Peter Jackson, who directed The Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit film trilogies, as well as Elijah Wood, who played Frodo Baggins in those films. Doctor Who actor Sylvester McCoy and director Taika Waititi also make appearances.

The first installment in the Air New Zealand trilogy, “An Unexpected Briefing,” debuted in 2012, and the follow up, “Just Another Day in Middle Earth,” was released in 2013.

Christina Bianco Performs Impersonations of 25 Different Celebrities While Singing ‘Forget You’ by Cee Lo Green

The incredibly talented Christina Bianco (previously) performs impersonations of 25 different celebrities (including herself) while singing Forget You by Cee Lo Green during a September 2014 show in London. Included in Christina’s amazing roster are such stars as Britney Spears, Celine Dion, Liza Minneli, Kristin Chenowith, Barbra Streisand, Gwen Stefani, Kira Knightley, Judy Garland and Cheryl Cole, just to name a few.

A New Series of 3D Illusion Street Art by Pejac in Istanbul

3D Illusion Street Art by Pejac

Spanish artist Pejac (previously) has created a wonderful series of 3D illusion street art on a recent trip to Istanbul. The paintings, which include a keyhole, a window that appears to be peeling off a wall, and a set of shutters, are all examples of the trompe l’oeil art technique. Pejac posts his latest work on his Instagram account.

3D Illusion Street Art by Pejac

3D Illusion Street Art by Pejac

3D Illusion Street Art by Pejac

3D Illusion Street Art by Pejac

photos by Julian Santiago

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A New Trailer for the Political Web Series ‘This Is Not a Conspiracy Theory’ by Kirby Ferguson

Kirby Ferguson, creator of Everything is a Remix, has posted a new trailer for his latest web series, This is Not a Conspiracy Theory. The new series focuses on politics in the United States, and the factors that have led to the present-day status quo. Episode two of the series was released back in September. We previously posted about the Kickstarter campaign that launched the series and episode one.

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