Photographs of these adorable sloth-kitten hybrids, called “slittens,” began surfacing on web designer Rachael Aslett’s Tumblr blog in early July. Although they’re definitely the product of photo editing, a Sept. 26 post on the blog claims otherwise.
If slittens really were test-tube babies and not the fuzzy progeny of Photoshop, we’re sure the animal kingdom would welcome them with open arms. Because … well, just look at them. Read more on Huffington Post Weird News…
There are so many things about this picture that are making my head spin, but it involves a onesie and it’s somehow appealing to my sense of cuteness, so I’m going with it…even though I have been known to have nightmares about skunks. Anyhow, Stunky the the skunk (I should specify that she’s someone’s PET) recently had surgery to get spayed, so her owner dressed put her in a puppy diaper and a onesie to keep her from scratching her stitches. This picture of Stunky, short for Stunkard, cuddling with her stuffed sloth, were posted by her owner. Because I know you’re wondering, YES, Stunky is descented, meaning she can’t spray. What the WHAT? I just kind of can’t even deal with how cute this is. There’s another picture of Stunky after the jump because I had to. [Reddit via Laughing Squid] Keep reading »
Grumpy Cat is an intergalactic superstar for his sour little pussycat face. But some of us prefer animals with a bit of whimsy and happiness, like … sloths! In her coffee table book, A Little Book Of Sloth, author Lucy Cooke pens an ode to the humble sloth, complete with pictures taken at a sloth sanctuary in Costa Rica. Whether they’re slowly dragging themselves off to do something adorable, munching on a leaf, or snuggling a stuffed animal like their life depends on it, these little critters will put a smile on your face. Don’t just take my word for it — ask Kristen Bell! [$16.99, ModCloth]
Maybe you’re a fan of Marina and the Diamonds and lady rapper Kitty Pryde? Or maybe you just like sloths. Either way, this video for “How To Be A Heartbreaker” will satisfy. [YouTube]