No need to worry about the Singularity with Elektro.
Sugarcreek, Ohio has what they claim is the world's largest cuckoo
clock. In fact it had been on display at a couple of different venues for many years. It is quite a lovely and charming tourist attraction.
There's a bit of Jim Carrey to our hero Ernie.
Full story here.
You recall perhaps the full-size rubber mask of the mystery half-wit
? Well, here he is again, as a hand-puppet, inexplicably consorting with legit Disney characters. The manufacturers must have loved that design.
Original ad here.
Santa Claus finally brings the puppet ultra-violence to Xmas that the holiday has traditionally lacked.