These Guys Are Nuts

I specifically direct your attention to the sequence starting at :20. “I’ll take that. STUFFSTUFFSTUFF. Run awa- wait. One more? K. GRABGRABGRAB STUFFSTUFFSTUFF.” Why only the right powch?

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“Anakin, My Allegiance Is To The Republic! To DEMOCRACY!”

LITTLE KNOWN FACT: Here’s a very rare clip of how George Lucas originally intended for this battle to go. Due to some rather difficult-to-work-with Chipmunks who refused to work for scale, they used hoomins [meh] instead.


Here’s what ended up in theaters.


(Squid.)

OK, Have I Remembered Everything?

[…got the Star Shower set up..the Egg Nog from Trader Joe’s..wrapping paper at Bed Bath & Beyond, um…ooo, the wreath from the nursery. And the Beats headphones I ordered are in at Best Buy. But that’s in the same mall as Bed Bath and Beyond, so we’re good there. I AM NEVER GONNA MAKE IT!]

(Arbroath.)

♬ Hey Hey We’re The Munksters ♫

When I first saw this clip, I thought “Why did Sharon I. send in a video of a Chipmunk statue on her backyard patio? I mean, it IS Cute, but it’s still….a statue.”

Or so I thought.


[*Note: SFX added in after the fact. -Ed.]

Fall’s Coming, Mr. McPouchersons!

(September 23rd!) Better start stocking up. Wait- not all at one time! No need to go, uh, NUTS on us!!

Home Sweet Home:

Munk, Sweet Munk.


(Don W.)

“Anakin, My Allegiance Is To The Republic! To DEMOCRACY!”

LITTLE KNOWN FACT: Here’s a very rare clip of how George Lucas originally intended for this battle to go. Due to some rather difficult-to-work-with Chipmunks who refused to work for scale, they used hoomins [meh] instead.


Here’s what ended up in theaters.


(Squid.)

Anyone Up For Some Bongo Feet?

It’s only July 12th, but this little fellow is already stocking up for winter! (Which is in, lessee…163 days away.) So start the video, let it run til :15, then click the audio clip. Thanks Anna Q.


Friday Haiku: Mr. McMunkster

Sleepy little Munk
Crawled into my hand to nap
Now he is snoring

(Imgur.)

(*BONUS UPDATE: WHAT’S THAT SOUND™?)

Chippy Is Back And..Surprise! Still Hungry!

[*UPDATED: new video added 11:14am PT)

That’s it, Chippy! Stuff ’em in there just as fast as you can! That, or next time bring a little Munky Samsonite™ Briefcase to store ’em in!