Posts tagged "sloth"

Indulgence As Self-Care: Our Vice, Our Therapy

My parents have a story about me they like to tell. When I was in third grade my mom picked me up from school on a beautiful spring day, and suggested we hang out in Central Park and enjoy the warmth. I responded, “Is there a place in the park to do my homework?” My…

By: Jaya Saxena / April 24, 2015

Vice Week: On Sloth

I’m typing this post without even looking at my laptop, currently splayed face down on the cool tile of my bathroom floor, arms stretched out in front of me to my laptop hoping that the typos will at least resemble words when I finally look up. My location is decidedly not the best place to…

By: Beejoli Shah / April 20, 2015

‘Slittens,’ Sloth-Kitten Frankensteins, Are Here To Steal All The Awwwww

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…

By: Huffington Post Weird News / October 3, 2014

The Daily Squee: Baby Skunk In A Onesie Cuddling A Stuffed Sloth

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)…

By: Ami Angelowicz / January 11, 2014

The Only Sloth Book You Need

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…

By: Jessica Wakeman / March 22, 2013

Marina And The Diamonds, Kitty Pryde & Some Sloths

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]…

By: Julie Gerstein / October 3, 2012

Baby Sloth Drinks Milk Slowly, Amelia Cringes

Little known fact: Amelia really hates sloths. She thinks they’re creepy and weird and gross. I love a sloth, and especially a baby sloth, so despite her protestations, I’ll continue to post amazing sloth-related news and videos. Like this clip of a baby sloth drinking milk. So simple, and so adorable. Sorry, Amelia! [Shudddddder. –

By: Julie Gerstein / September 14, 2012