The Breakfast Club Vs. The X-Men

Asks Rahzzah: "How about, instead of reboots, Hollywood starts doing mash-ups?" Oh, yes please! Hey Hollywood, look though a few pages of this blog if you need any inspiration. (The Xavier's Club by Rahzzah, via Comics Alliance)

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That Rug Really Tied The Room Together

It really does tie the room together — click through for some incredible details. To Tie The Room Together by Max Dalton from Spoke Art's second Quentin vs. Coen exhibition.

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Famous Twins, In Vivo

A collection of famous fictional twins as they may have looked in the womb. I can only imagine that babies being born with weapons and clothing would be a little disturbing. (Film Twins by Mr. Whaite, via That Geek Lover)

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Darkness Falls Across The Land: 100 Years of Vincent Price

To celebrate 100th birthday of Vincent Price, Zach Bellissimo drew 100 of his roles on Sticky Notes. Naturally, who wouldn't?

My first encounter with Vincent Price was on the cheapo Canadian TV show The Hilarious House of Frightenstein. I had no idea at the time this campy host was such a horror icon.

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Homer No Beer Function Well Without

Graphic designer Jerod Gibson has created a series of typographical posters using quotes from classic movies and TV. Awesome stuff and it was hard to pick just one, but you can't ever go wrong with a good Homer Simpson quote. (Thanks, boyreporter)

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If Boring Cereals Had Mascots

We all have to grown and start eating sensibly eventually, right? But that doesn't mean we can't have fun too, right? Right? Ah, never mind. (If Boring Cereals Had Mascots by Caldwell Tanner)

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The Son Of Clockwork Orange

From designer Jimmy Thomason: "This is my take on René Magritte’s The Son of Man, with a little Kubrick twist thrown in. I’ve always loved surrealist art and A Clockwork Orange is one of my wife’s favorite movies, so while we were talking about the movie recently, this design popped into my head."

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Voltron Dans Les Coquelicots
Sesame Street Anatomy Lesson
Gotham Starry Night

Old Comic Strips Don't Fade Away, They Just Go On And On And On...

Chip Zdarsky's page of 75th anniversary comics from a few years back. Oddly enough, I think that is a current Garfield.

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Death Of A Comic Strip
ABC — Always. Be. Cartooning.
Characters’ Favorite Musical Artists

Westside Wookie

Fuzz for life wookie/Can't you read the signs?

Like Casey Weldon, who once promised to never paint another Star Wars piece, I often think I won't post another Star Wars image. And like Casey, I couldn't resist 2Pacca.

Star Wars Vs. Pirates of the Caribbean

So if Darth Vader is Davy Jones, who took over the Flying Dutchman when he died? It should be the Emperor, but Vader killed him. So would it be Luke? (Davy Vader by Plinio Pinto at Draw2D2)

Outside of Han Solo, R2-D2 is really the only character that could play Jack Sparrow. (R2-D2 Sparrow by Andres Rivera at Draw2D2)

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Pennywise's World

Somehow this is creepier than meeting him in a sewer grate. (Pennywise's World | Print) by Hillary White, based on Andrew Wyeth's Christina's World.)

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The Galactic Empire Times

If you haven't seen this parody of the New York Times/death of Osama bin Landen, it's worth checking out. It's got online news media down to a science, complete with comments: "Why are we still giving aid to Tatooine? They probably knew of Kenobi's existence the whole time and even helped him! That whole planet is just a big hive of scum and villainy." to op-eds: "Their Only Hope: The War on the Rebllion After Obi-Wan Kenobi"

Actually, it's the comments that really make it. (Thanks, @boyreporter)

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50 Ways To Be A Bad Guy

You Just slip out the back, Jack (Torrance)
Make a new plan, Lo Pan
You don't need to be coy, Sauron
Just get yourself free
Hop on the bus, Stay-Puft
You don't need to discuss much
Just drop off the key, Audrey
And get yourself free

Ok, Sauron was a bit of stretch, but don't let that take away from the awesomeness of illustrator Robert Ball's Fifty Baddies. (via Hello Zombie)

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The Donnie Darko Of Oz

We're off to see the wormhole! Funny, the lion looks a lot different than I remember him. Longer ears too. (Hillary White)

For Lucky Best Turtle Soup, Use Mr. Shredder

I'm disrespectful to turtles! Can you see I am serious?
Get out of my way, all of you! This is no place for reporters.
Join me or die!
Can you do any less?

This Teengage Mutant Ninja Turtles/Simpsons/Mr. Sparkle mashup blows my pop culture mind. I am in awe. (Mister Shredder by Timothy 'ninjaink' Lim)

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The One Where The Friends Get Superpowers

Through a strange series of events the Central Perk crew took on the powers of the Super Friends to become the Super Whiners:

Matt Le Blanc as Superman - perfect choice, all brawn, very little brain.
Monica Geller as Green Lantern - I've no idea, really, why. Guess she had to be someone.
Chandler Bing as Batman - a nice choice as the most neurotic of the superheroes.
Phoebe Buffay as Aquaman - one talks to cats, the other to fish.
Rachel Green as Wonder Woman - this really should have been Monica's role, though the hair was a wonder.
Ross Geller as Robin - yep, they were both useless. (Link via Karl Heitmueller)

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The One Where Rachel Gets Naked
Anarchy In The JLA
If Superheroes Were Hipsters

Astronaut To Tranny: The Many Roles Of Johnny Depp

And in pretty much every one of them he had awesome hair. And I loved him as the Emo Wolverine. (Link via Reddit)

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Characters’ Favorite Musical Artists

I've always been a fan of Jughead, but all the more now that I know he's a Pavement fan. And Pepé Le Pew like Liz Phair? Cool, as long as it's for Exile in Guyville, Whip-Smart & Whitechocolatespaceegg. From artist and illustrator Karl Heitmueller, who has three other of these charts. (From Flavorwire, thanks John Farrier)

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Pavement? Rattled By The Rush
Archie & Jughead's Double Prison Digest
Death Of A Comic Strip

P Is For Pac-Man, T Is For Tetris

Another awesome alphabet series from Fabian Gonzalez, who says he is wrapping up the series with this video-game-inspired alphabet. I did my worse on this one, only picking up 12 of 24. You can also get it on a poster or tee.

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I'm A Floating Head, No I'm No FLoating Head But Really...

An epic conversation that consisted of quoting They Might Be Giants lyrics at @boyreporter yesterday led to a response from @tmbg and me finding this literal video version of Birdhouse In Your Soul. Countless screaming Argonauts indeed.

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They Might Be Droogs
This Could Just Be His Worst Christmas Card Idea Yet
Chopping Down A Door In A Cop Montage!

Chuck Norris Is Mona Lisa

This is not a modern mashup but an actual Leonardo Da Vinci portrait of Chuck Norris, who kicked a hole in the space time continuum to 1503. As a bonus, a portion of the proceeds from every print sold will be donated to St. Jude's Children's Cancer Research Center - they are trying to roundhouse kick cancer in the nuts!

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Why So Ultraviolent, Droogs?

The Joker as Clockwork Orange's Alex would be terrifying. Alex was redeemable — they were able to, through mental torture, reach his moral core. I get the feeling that the Joker would have enjoyed being forced to watch graphically violent films. It would only make him crazier.

Joker Alex by Tommy Lombardozzi, who will be at the Big Apple Comic Con on May 21st, 2011 in NYC. (Via my pals at Cultural Compulsive Disorder)

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Miss Piggy And The Elders

Art is just coming alive for me since coming across Hillary White. Her latest, Miss Piggy and the Elders based on Artemisia Gentileschi's Susanna ei Vecchioni. I'm like all cultured and stuff now.

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Sloan, I Am Crazy Of You

My coworker Ron (@boyreporter; Boy Reporter's Nookbook) — who goes well above and beyond — picked me up a kick-ass Sloan poster at from the Toronto Comic Arts Festival this weekend (which I sadly missed), designed by Mike Holmes. I immediately popped on earphones and listened to Twice Removed. Awesome!

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One Chord to Another
Essentially Old
Who Taught You To Live Like That?

How To Raise A Miley Cyrus Bong Bunny

I don't need to take a quiz to know that a Snooki is not the right pet for me, though I might feed it vodka on the porch. Enjoy the rest of 14's work at Gallery of the Absurd, at least until the Beliebers see this.

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Pikachu Meets Picasso

Anime meets Cubism in Pikasso by Tobe Fonseca - available for voting at Threadless. (Link via Gamefreaks)

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It's Pizza Time, Picasso!
Bert & Ernie & Picasso
Pop Culture Masters

Sci Fi Ikea Manuals

And while a cheap time machine made out of pressboard does sound appealing, entering the dimension-bending maze that is an Ikea store just isn't worth it. See more Sci Fi Ikea Manuals by Caldwell Tanner.

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The Adventures of Tintin: I Shot First

Ah, why'd they have to go and make Tintin over as Han Solo? I had built up such a nice dislike built up about him. (I Shot First by Dan Hipp, via Super Punch)

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Voltron Dans Les Coquelicots

I really need to pay closer attention - I don't know how I missed Monet's version of Voltron walking through poppies. (Voltron Dans Les Coquelicots by Hillary White, via Comics Alliance)

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Shy Guy And Goomba Are Run-SMB

So I took a big chance at the Mushroom Kingdom dance
With a Mario who was ready to play
Wasn't me he was foolin,
'Cause he knew what he was doin'
When he told me how to walk this way

(RUN SMB by Baardei at RedBubble, via Shirtoid)

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Pokemon vs Dr. Seuss: Gotta Catch 'Em All

The latest Draw2d2 challenge: mashing up Pokemon and Dr. Suess. Great challenge and there are already a bunch of great entries. Above: Gotta Catch 'Em All by Jason Welborn.

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Robots: A-Z

When the robot revolution begins I'll have little idea who or what's attacking me as I could only name half of these, at best. (Robots: A-Z at TShirtLaundry, via shitoid)

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Famous Robots Roles During The Robot Apocalypse
Robot Spare Parts
I Fought The Laws...

Best 1970's Party Ever!

This image, from the January 1978 cover of Pizzazz, a Marvel pop culture mag, would have blown my mind. Even now it's hard to comprehend the awesomeness. (waxandmilk via Gamefreaks)

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The Serenity Club

Don't you forget about me. Seems like fans of Firefly won't. From artist Kari Fry: "It was a tough call, but I had to make it a direct reference to The Breakfast Club poster, which is five characters. I thought about shoehorning more characters in, but I needed to stay true to the iconic original"

Inara as the Beauty
Mal as the Jock
Jayne as the Bully
Simon as the Nerd
River as the Creepy Girl

(The Serenity Club by Kari Fry at RIPT Apparel)

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Fake Vintage Japanese Ad Characters

Take that, Mr. Sparkle! Juan Molinet has designed eight faux Japanese mascots for, as he puts it. "just for the fun of it."

Above: Haneda Tonkatsu Co.
Below: Hokaido Industrial Sushi Food Co.

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Japandering Celebrities
Princess Robot Bubblegum!
Konnichiwa, Dissected Domo