Regular old taxidermy is unsettling enough. It’s taking a dead thing and stuffing it so it looks like an alive thing — and that’s weird to me. Which means that artist Andrew Lancaster‘s taxidermy hybrids — which mix and match pieces from different animals — are more than I can handle. More
I know I have. And now we know the answer: It’s been taxidermied! (Is taxadermied a word? Well, if it isn’t, it is now. So there.) And what’s more, you can visit it! More
Amanda Seyfried bought a taxidermy horse – We can’t decide if that’s cool or insane. (PopEater)
Shiloh Jolie-Pitt might be the most fascinating celeb kid. The toddler dresses herself in boy clothes and insists on sporting her blonde locks chopped close — to the point that publications have screwed up gender pronouns while describing the tot. And now the four-year-old is requesting pets who, well, aren’t quite alive. According to an interview with Vogue, Angelina Jolie‘s daughter found a dead bird in the backyard and took a shine to the deceased creature.
“She came in and said, ‘Can I have a dead pet? And I’m … ‘Uh-uh, I don’t think it’s healthy, honey. I think they have to put him in a box,’ and I had to run out to find, like, a taxidermy bird. I just worked it out for her.” More