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Cameo Brooches Look Like Tiny Mounted Animal Busts

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Wear faux taxidermy on your lapel with one of these cool brooches by Australian artist Amanda Whitelaw. Whitelaw creates a variety of animal busts in resin and attaches them to laser-cut wooden backs. The animals range from realistic deer to more fantastic unicorns and jackalopes. Besides cameo brooches, Whitelaw also designs a variety of pop culture-themed pins inspired by Star Wars, Game of Thrones, and Disney princesses. The pins, all of which put an interesting spin on classic cameo designs, are available at her Etsy store .

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Can You Find the Money in Santa’s Sack in This Hidden Image Puzzle?
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A hidden-object image features rows of Santas carrying sacks.
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Vouchercloud, a website and app for online deals, brings us this holiday-themed test of your vision just in time for Christmas. Hidden among all the identical Santa Clauses carrying sacks of presents, one financially-savvy Santa is carrying a big sack of money. Can you figure out where he is? (Warning: Spoilers below.)

Spot him yet? If you’re stumped, check out the solution below. If this one was a breeze for you, try out a few more hidden-object puzzles here, here, and here. Or if you’re looking for something with a little more real-life relevancy, try to figure out where the snake is in this photo. Happy hunting!

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Listen to What Darth Vader Sounded Like On the Star Wars Set
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The voice of Darth Vader, provided by James Earl Jones, is one of the most iconic aspects of the original Star Wars movies. But James Earl Jones wasn't the actor wearing that outfit—it was British actor David Prowse, who was cast in part because he was huge (reportedly 6'5" and a former body-building champion).

George Lucas always intended to replace Prowse's voice, but it's still a bit of a shock to hear a muffled British voice coming out of Darth Vader's helmet. Here's video showing what Darth Vader sounded like on the set before James Earl Jones re-recorded the dialogue.

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