Dax Shepard and Kristen Bell Take Credit for Sloths' Popularity

In an interview with Ellen Degeneres Tuesday, Dax Shepard said that the sloth he got to surprise his now-wife Kristen Bell — and prompted Bell's legendary meltdown — for her 31st birthday "started a sloth industry," implying that before he and Kristen were into sloths, sloths were hardly the animal darlings they are… »4/16/14 12:20pm4/16/14 12:20pm

These Sloth Watercolors Are the Cutest Watercolors Ever

If these sloth-themed paintings by artist Shitty Watercolour accomplish anything (besides being freaking adorable), it's their ability to make all of us "art people." In addition to the Titanic one above, the artist has also created sloth-y versions of "American Gothic," the "Girl with the Pearl Earring" and even … »5/14/13 11:00pm5/14/13 11:00pm

Of Course You Want to Watch Some Cute Sloths Chilling Out in Baskets

Uhhhhh, did you know that October 20th will be the 2nd annual International Sloth Day? Did you even know that International Sloth Day is a thing? And it's not a federal holiday! Ridiculous! Now that we're all worked up, how about we calm our rage by watching this video of sloths chilling out in baskets? It was made… »10/11/12 7:45pm10/11/12 7:45pm

Lessons in World Domination: The Sloth's Sleepy Rise to Internet Fame

Sloths. So hot right now. Because there's just so much out there, this site has seen a particular burst of sloth related content in 2012 (there were three posts in the last week alone), leading us to ask, "How does an animal so slow become Internet-famous so fast?" Truth is, sloths have actually been planning their… »3/07/12 7:10pm3/07/12 7:10pm

Baby Sloths Learn How to Climb and It’s Just as Adorable as You’d Imagine

Let's all hope Kristen Bell hasn't seen this video yet, otherwise her head probably exploded like a balloon overstuffed with adorableness. Until watching this video, I didn't know that sloths made cut chirping noises — I just thought they crawled along in silent, stately contempt for a world incapable of slowing its… »3/04/12 1:00pm3/04/12 1:00pm