And The Real Best Picture Award Goes To….

And the winner is[Opening envelope carefully, a hush goes over the crowd at the Dolby Theatre.]

[Trouble with envelope, awkward laughter from the audience. William Shatner wakes up, Jennifer Lawrence falls down.]

We held voting yesterday that ended eight hours ago, and the Finalist with the most Votes from You, Our Academy, IS…

Louise & Rocky!

Louise The Greyhound & Rocky da Boxah racked up over 900 votes and cruised to the win with over 24% of the vote. Congrats to Louise, Rocky, and their hoomin Virath D. Er, you can get up anytime, Louise.

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Thanks again to all those who sent in images! See you next year, drive safely!

The C.O. Guide to Norse Mythological Demigods

Nearly forgotten among the lesser Norse deities is Geirgaardsenjansvaaldul, a helpful household imp often depicted with the body of a kitten and the head of a 1967 Buick Skylark.

Never depicted without his tools, including his mighty HaammurSchlankenKlaff (Hammer of Very Urgent Banging), Geirgaardsenjansvaaldul was the God of Household Repairs, said to intercede when appliances that mysteriously stop working mysteriously start working again for no reason.

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From my days in the peanut gallery. Qui M. was the sender-inner.

Some People Have a Birthday Today

Johnny Cash – famous singer and songwriter – was born on February 26th.

So was Olympic Gold Medalist, Jenny Thompson – she won gold for swimming real fast in ’92, ’96 and 2000.

And then there’s Skippymom – Cute Overload regular commenter and all around great person.

Happy Birthday!


Photo via the webs

Dr. Who Hog

Cory C. sent us photos with this note: These are pictures I took of my wife’s pet hedgehog, Pertwee. He is named for Jon Pertwee who played the third Doctor on Doctor Who in the 1970’s.

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“Weverse teh polawity of teh neutwon flow.”

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See the resemblance?

Jon Pertwee as Doctor Who

File photo via the Guardian

The Tiniest Palm Reader

The answer is cloudy.

Ask again later; after I’ve slept on it.


Via Flickr user Sophia P-G

The Folks Back Home Are Never Gonna Believe This

Golly gracious, Hedgeopolis is such a big city! It’s been an thrilling vacation so far: skating at Rockquillfeller Center, a show at Radio City Nosicle…


… and the view from the Statue of Prickly is simply breathtaking!


It’s a good thing that Sarah McManiman took pictures!

Make Yourself Comfterbuls

You can relax. You’re at Cute Overload now.

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Via Attack of the Cute

Hungry? Grab A Sneekers!

Hilarity ensues.

Submeeted by the Mad Cat Lady.

Me Bad?

Poor little pups! Etiquette is hard.


Pure comedy gold over at dog shaming.

OK, We Can Go Home Now

We swang on the swing, we slid on the slide, we played with other kids ALL DAY LONG! My work here is done.

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This is Zoe after a day at the park with Stephanie H.

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