Gary Busey sings a very different ballad of Bilbo Baggins

When we last saw famed actor/lunatic Gary Busey, he was talking incoherently (which I know is kind of redundant when describing Gary Busey, but bear with me) about Hobbits. Today, Busey is back to educate us further on these tiny denizens of Middle-Earth, specifically their proclivity for fucking each other. In… » 3/01/13 2:10pm 3/01/13 2:10pm

Gary Busey explains Hobbits, and the results are predictably insane

Famed actor/lunatic Gary Busey has taken time out of his busy schedule of yelling at invisible people to have a seat on a quiet, secluded hill, wear a tiny baseball cap, and tell us all about the tiny denizens of Middle-Earth known as Hobbits. I thought myself a bit of a Tolkien fan, but I'm not ashamed to say that… » 1/14/13 7:40am 1/14/13 7:40am

A real-life Hobbit pub has opened for business in New Zealand

Hobbit fans looking to celebrate their victories by pouring back a cool one in the same tradition as Frodo, Sam, Merry, and Pippin are in for a real treat. The Green Dragon, a New Zealand pub that recreates the look and feel of the same drinking establishment as seen in the Lord of the Rings films, is officially open… » 12/11/12 6:20am 12/11/12 6:20am

Ogle the mother lode of Hobbit artwork from around the globe

The Hobbit has been printed in a ton of different languages, and many of these international editions sport regionally specific artwork. The website H.O.B.B.I.T.I.S.H has aggregated a ton of Hobbit artwork from around the world. They even have Esperanto! » 5/02/11 11:00am 5/02/11 11:00am

Illustration by Laima Eglïte from 1991 Latvian edition. …