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An Incredible Medieval Cover of System of a Down’s ‘Toxicity’ Performed on Traditional Instruments

Bardcore musician Alvaro Galán, aka Algal the Bard, performed an incredible medieval cover of the song “Toxicity” by System of a Down. Galán not only composed this version, but played each and every traditional instrument, thus making the otherwise heavy metal song sound like it was written in the Middle Ages. Instruments: Bouzouki, Lute-guitar, Tin...

A Bright Red Handcrafted Fire Extinguisher Mini Bar

Dmitry of JerryCanBar handcrafts wonderfully handy fire extinguisher mini bars that are a beautiful, unmistakable bright red. The interior of allows for a one-liter bottle of whatever spirit you choose as well as enough room for glasses, a corkscrew, can opener, and/or any other cocktail accessory desired. It attracts attention by its design, which...

Elsie the Orphaned Baby Wombat Learns to Walk

View this post on Instagram A post shared by Lindy (@crazy_wombat_lady) on Jul 1, 2020 at 7:08pm PDT A tiny orphaned baby wombat named Elsie who previously fell asleep as her caretaker human Lindy gave her a nice little rub on her pudgy belly, took a number of steps on her own under the watchful eye Lindy. It was their penultimate day together,...

‘Weird Al’ Yankovic Performs Beautiful Acoustic Versions of His Parody Songs In a 2010 NPR Tiny Desk Concert

In 2010 NPR invited the great “Weird Al” Yankovic and his band to perform in their offices as part of their Tiny Desk Concert Series. In between clever banter, Yankovic and band performed beautiful acoustic versions of three different parody songs: “You Don’t Love Me Anymore”, “Good Old Days” and “CNR”. While this concert took place in 2010, it remained...

Spooked Opossum Plays Dead for Young Photographer

Teenage wildlife photographer Isaiah Lieberenz hilariously captured the sight of a spooked opossum playing dead near his home in Illinois. The little marsupial lay completely still with an open jaw, an action widely known as “playing possum”. In case you ever wondered what a possum playing dead looks like, they’ll just kind of open their mouth and...

Jimmy Fallon, The Roots and Original Cast of ‘Hamilton’ Perform ‘Helpless’ With Instruments Found at Home

The original cast members of Lin-Manuel Miranda‘s incredible musical Hamilton joined The Tonight Show host Jimmy Fallon and The Roots to perform a lively version of Eliza Schuyler‘s love song “Helpless”. Being that the performance was virtual, several of the musicians played whatever instruments they could find around the house. The original cast of...

An Adorable Bulldog Puppy Climbs Inside the Washing Machine or Dryer Whenever It’s Available to Him

View this post on Instagram A post shared by Hulk (@thebulldoghulk2020) on May 15, 2020 at 10:34am PDT An absolutely adorable Alapaha blue blood bulldog named Hulk who lives in Leeds, England, seems to be obsessed with laundry. Whenever the washer or dryer is empty, Hulk claims it as his own and even gets a bit testy when either is occupied....

Artist Creates Paper Cutout Vignettes of Movie Scenes Using Everyday Objects Found Around His Home

View this post on Instagram A post shared by paperboyo | paper creative (@paperboyo) on May 13, 2020 at 8:40am PDT During quarantine, Rich McCor, aka paperboyo, used his immense talent for creating paper cutouts to make vignettes of movie scenes using items that he found around his home. The theme came from the number of films the artist...

Members of Toto Cheerfully Perform ‘Africa’ From Home

Steve Lukather (guitar), Joseph Williams (vocals, keyboards) and Lenny Castro (percussion), three members of the band Toto, performed a very cheerful rendition of their iconic song “Africa” aka the internet’s favorite song. Even in these current times of social distancing, we can still come together. Williams, who seemed to have recorded his portion...

A Brilliant But Appropriately Anxiety-Inducing Animated Video for The Sparks Song ‘The Existential Threat’

Cyriak Harris, the creative mind behind many wonderful surreral short films, created a brilliant but appropriately anxiety-inducing animated music video for the song “The Existential Threat” by the Los Angeles band Sparks, from their album “A Steady Drip, Drip, Drip”. The existential threat that I always feel Nothing’s happened yet today and yet I...

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