The Lego House of cards finally falls down
Since Ed Sheeran rose to prominence, people have been comparing the singer-songwriter's look to that of Harry Potter actor Rupert Grint (who played Ron Weasley in the popular film series).
Horowitz announces his guest, "the great Ed Sheeran" who comes out with his signature black-tape-X-guitar (though Sheeran actually plays a Little Martin 3/4 size guitar). Sheeran then takes a few deep breaths before announcing "I can't do this. I want to say something. The truth is... Ed isn't real."
The shocked audience reacts as Ed Sheeran takes off his sleeve tattoos and passes off his guitar, revealing that he is Rupert Grint after all. Grint admits that "After Potter," he just wanted to stretch his talents and "create some real magic, so I created a character with the voice of an angel."
Grint hasn't lost a step from his Weasley days. His admission (of actually being Ed Sheeran after all this time) is hilarious. "I didn't expect everyone to think he was real! He become my greatest activity and the bane of my existence." Sheeran's fans look distraught as Grint goes on with his big reveal. "I hate cats... All of them. Mine, Taylor's. I'm allergic to them."
[Editor's note: I'm rolling on the floor laughing at this.]
At this point, Josh Horowitz can take no more. A fan shrieks in agony, and Horowitz confronts Grint/Sheeran: "WE NEED BOTH OF YOU, DAMNIT. WE NEED RUPERT AND HIS ICE CREAM TRUCK BUT WE ALSO NEED ED AND HIS SOULFUL BALLADS! THINK OF ME, THINK OF THEM!"
Grint breathes deep, before accepting his fate: "Give me that damn guitar," then tells the host he's "not Rupert, Ed."
To think, after all this time, Ed Sheeran was just Rupert Grint wearing fake sleeve tattoos. But they're both so amazing.
Here's the video for Sheeran's song "Lego House" which features the Parent Trap-double acting Ed Sheeran/Ruper Grint, or whatever his name is.
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Happy birthday to the world's biggest genre
On this day in 1973, Clive Campbell, the Jamaican-American "selector" known as DJ Kool Herc, hosted a "back to school jam" at 1520 Sedgewick Avenue in the Boogie Down Bronx of New York City.
Armed with a booming sound system and reggae beats, Herc– a shortened nickname for "Hercules"– commanded insatiable audiences across the South Bronx with his unique looping technique called the "Merry-Go Round." "[I knew that] they were waiting for this particular break," Herc later said, "and I got a couple of records that got the same break up in it. I wonder how it would be if I put them all together."
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Raymond's popularity sheds light on a bizarre underside of the Animal Crossing fandom.
Raymond is a smug cat who highlights his heterochromatic eyes with hipster glasses.
He is essentially the same exact character as every other Animal Crossing villager with a "Smug" personality type, but again, and this is very important, Raymond is a cat with heterochromatic eyes and hipster glasses. As such, he has completely broken the Animal Crossing community.
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