Posts tagged "pumpkins"

Baby Elephant Goes Ham Smashing Large Pumpkins, Falls & Can’t Get Up

Anybody who says they don’t like Halloween is lying. Everybody loves Halloween, including zoo animals. To help get you in the holiday spirit, take a cue from these pumpkin-smashing elephants who classily stomp on them until a younger elephant comes along and just goes totally ham. Kind of like the kid who submerges his entire…

By: Katie Oldenburg / October 17, 2014

Watch This Corgi Puppy Take On A Pumpkin

Forget jack o’ lanterns or pumpkin spice lattes, watching Maya the corgi playing with a pumpkin is the ultimate seasonal treat! [Tastefully Offensive]…

By: Claire Hannum / October 9, 2014

Parents Posted This Sign To The Thief Who Stole Their 2-Year-Old Son’s Pumpkin

Two-years-old is too damn early to learn that sometimes people are mean for no reason. Alas, people can be terrible. A Redditor posted this sign that one of his neighbors put up for the person who stole his kid’s jack-o-lantern. The sign reads:…

By: Jessica Wakeman / October 25, 2013

Totally Inappropriate Use Of Pumpkins

These pumpkin flasher people are either totally inappropriate or totally appropriate … depending on your personal approach to Halloween. See more questionable jack-o-lanterns here. [Buzzfeed]…

By: Ami Angelowicz / October 27, 2012

Slow-Motion Pumpkin Smashing: Jack-O-Lanterns Get Destroyed

Billy Corgan probably didn’t have this in mind. Or maybe he did.

In any case, filmmaker Devin Graham brings us — just in time for Halloween — the real thing: smashing pumpkins.

Graham shot the video at 1,000 frames per second and slowed down the footage so we can see the…

By: Huffington Post Weird News / October 29, 2011

Congrats! It’s A Pumpkin!

Welcome to the phenomenon known as “pumpkin birthing.” Yes, that would be pumpkins giving birth to baby pumpkins. Don’t forget to pop the afterbirth seeds into the oven for a tasty treat. Thank you, Internet. Check out more pumpkin births here. [Buzzfeed]…

By: Ami Angelowicz / October 28, 2011

The Most Incredible Jack-O-Lanterns You’ll Ever See

It’s not like I ever thought the crude triangles for eyes and half moon-shaped mouth were particularly impressive; but upon looking at Ray Villafane’s incredibly lifelike pumpkin carvings, I realize just how lame my own jack-o-lanterns have been. Villafane, who is also a sand artist, makes use of not just the skin of the pumpkin,…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / October 24, 2011

Bathe With This Pumpkin Spice, But Don’t Eat It!

We thought you’d have to pry our Bliss Lemon + Sage Body Scrub from our cold, dead hands. But watch your back, Bliss, because you’ve got competition! The Body Deli’s Pumpkin Spice Scrub smells can-I-eat-this? yummy and the sea salts and shea butter exfoliated our dull winter skin, leaving buttery softness in its wake. We…

By: Jessica Wakeman / November 25, 2010

How To Recycle Your Pumpkin Carcass

Some eco-friendly ways to re-use your jack-o-lantern carcass from last night. Orange is the new green. I’m thinking vase. You? [BuzzFeed]…

By: Ami Angelowicz / November 1, 2010

Cats, Cats, Cats And Pumpkins, Pumpkins, Pumpkins!

Little known zoological fact: big cats love them some pumpkins. In this video from Big Cat Rescue, in Tampa, FL, all manner of lions and tigers and ocelots and cougars frolic and play with painted Halloween pumpkins and gourds. Big cats, still kitten cute. [BuzzFeed]…

By: Julie Gerstein / October 31, 2010

The Daily Squeeze: I Heart Ronson, Attractive Candidates, And Intricate Pumpkins

Will you be making your first purchase ever at JC Penney come February, when Charlotte Ronson’s line I Heart Ronson comes to stores? Check out photos from the line here. Something tells me the pearlescent baby pink leggings are going to sell out in Ohio. Or not. [Nylon]
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By: Catherine Strawn / October 31, 2008

Halloween: A Scary AND Safe Holiday

If you’re dressing up for a Halloween party or carving a pumpkin this weekend, be safe! A talking jack-o-lantern and his friends Corey, Corey’s dad, Jeremy, and Jessica give you some tips in this awesome educational film from 1985. We don’t want you to be the one who accidentally cuts off part of…

By: Catherine Strawn / October 25, 2008

Quick Pic: Tori Spelling Weighs Her Options

Do you think she got dressed with the intention of matching the color at the Pumpkin Patch? [Los Angeles, 10/11/08]…

By: The Frisky / October 12, 2008