Marcel The Shell With Shoes On

Bridget Barnett Contributor

By Bridget Barnett in Video on Friday 9 December 2011

If you are yet to be introduced to Marcel, then you need to watch this YouTube clip. Totally hilarious and super adorable, Marcel is a shoe wearing shell created and voiced (untreated and unenhanced) by a Saturday Night Live genius Jenny Slate.

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Scottish Star Wars Episodes

Sandy Carson Reader Find

By Sandy Carson in Video on Friday 25 November 2011

Okay, this might be a bit of a wildcard and too much of an in-joke for you non-Scottish speaking viewers with no access to subtitles. But it’s pure genius if you ask me. The weather is so bad in Scotland that it brings out the best in us. As well amazing You Tube dubbers. Like […]

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Sinead O’Connor’s infamous performance on SNL

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By Gerry Mak in New Music on Tuesday 27 September 2011

When I was 11 years old, my parents had three tapes in the car: one of John Denver, one of Simon & Garfunkel, and one of Sinead O’Connor. I didn’t understand her fiercely defiant political stances at the time, and later I found them abrasive. But now that I’m of a certain age, I appreciate how gutsy she was and how determined she was to upset the status quo.

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