Tag - puppets

Your Monday Morning Mental Sorbet: Funk...

Each Monday morning we want to give you something a little odd, a little off-kilter and a little WTF-ish so you can kick start your work week immunity. Let’s face it, your day job makes very little sense–so we figure the first...

Your Monday Morning Mental Sorbet: The Best...

Each week we like to kick you off with a bit of WTFery, so that you can be in the proper headspace for the work-related nonsense that is to come. Today is Memorial Day in the States, but knowing that we have readers on every continent...

Your Monday Morning Mental Sorbet:...

Each Monday morning we like to open up the work week’s festivities with a video that will give you a bit of WTF perspective on the week. Something so odd that it will make the madhouse you’re about to enter seem tame by...

Your Monday Morning Mental Sorbet: So...

So every Monday we try to start you off with something odd or weird or wonderful or all three in the hopes that it will activate your brain’s defenses and get you ready for the work week. There’s no scientific data to back up...

Daniel the Creepy Dummy

Your Monday Morning Mental Sorbet: Why is...

We’ve mused before about how dummies are just inherently unsettling–and while “Daniel” in the clip below is obviously some twisted puppet version of a dummy, the other puppets involved–a mod version of Gorilla...

Ken vs. Widgett: The Challenge

So Ken started a game on Twitter called #iChallengeYou where he started calling out all sorts of people to do wild things on Twitter. (This is why it’s important to never let Ken get bored.) His challenge to me was as follows: Create a...

13 Days of Xmas, Day 5: More Commercials

So last year we shared with you our Top 10 Christmas commercials. This year, it’s…not those. First up, here’s a KMart commercial that seems like a Proto-Dick in a Box? Anybody else seeing it? I know to see it, you’d...

Why Are Dolls So Freaking Evil?

So this post over at Curious Expeditions where they mention their Flickr set that includes a trip to the Salzburg Marionettemuseum. And just looking at the “disembodied puppet hands” plus the heads of the various marionettes...