Pop an Ambien and watch happy Bob Ross happily washing his happy brush

I can watch Bob Ross forever. Back in college, I used to watch his program—The Joy of Paintingon late cable TV because he triggered my autonomous sensory meridian response like crazy. I'd get goosebumps and my blood pressure would drop. Here's that son of a gun washing his brush again and again and again. » 4/24/14 12:02am 4/24/14 12:02am

Yes! PBS Superheroes Will Save the World from Crappy Reality TV

Imagine if PBS created its own Avengers by teaming up superheroes from our childhood. I'm not talking about Iron Man or Thor but Carl Sagan, Mister Rogers and Bill Nye. Real superheroes. This fantastic short imagines the trio teaming up with Bob Ross to form the PBS Avengers who want to save us from brain shrinking… » 5/01/13 9:05pm 5/01/13 9:05pm

Finally, Google Doodles Bob Ross, America's Favorite Doodler

It's about time Google Doodles doodled the doodle king. Bob Ross, whose palette and afro invaded our living rooms for decades of insta-nature art adventures, graces the search giant's home page today. » 10/29/12 8:28am 10/29/12 8:28am

Watch This Street Artist Put Bob Ross to Shame in Less Than Three…

The Joy of Painting is a wonderful program—assuming you can get past the Afro and not doze off. But, if you don't have an hour to learn to paint "happy trees," check out street artist Fabian Gaete Maureira compose scenes like Bob Ross on crank. » 1/10/12 2:20am 1/10/12 2:20am

Bob Ross Video Game: The One True Cure?

Zombie Killer David sent us this excellent potential Zombie Destroyer—the Bob Ross Video Game. A happy little cloud here? A happy little hill there? Enough to melt the heart of even the nastiest former Vice President cum Zombie Overlord! Also, happy birthday, Andrew. You know who you are. » 4/01/06 8:17pm 4/01/06 8:17pm