A Precious That I Used to Know

A couple of weeks ago there was a video circulating the tubes of a guy singing Mad World in Gollum’s voice. That guy is Ijameswalters (I’m going to assume his name is James Walters?) and he’s released a new video of himself and an uncredited female singer (Why Precious not credit female singer?) covering Gotye’s Somebody That I Used to Know.

You can skip the first couple of minutes of it, which consists of a skit where Gollum plays psychiatrist.

8 Middle Earth PSAs

Middle Earth PSAs - Image 9

In an ideal world I’d have the time to put some text here other than the fact that I found these on Dorkly. Sadly we don’t live in an ideal world, like say Middle Earth, but none the less I fell the need to pad out this blog post with at least a modicum of original content, even if it is content about the lack of actual content. If you have read this far you need to drink more tea…

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The Soviet Hobbit…

How to be a Retronaught have found a set of images from the version of the Hobbit published in the USSR in 1976. I think I recognise all the characters but it’s really strange seeing characters that I picture one way (Thank you Rankin Bass) in a completely different light as interpreted by a different culture’s artists.

Via  How to be a Retronaut via English Russia

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