And the prize for most random appearance of a monkey goes to..

February 18th, 2009

Monkey Shines

December 6th, 2008

Looks like a good show!

Chimps don’t just tease tigers..

November 12th, 2008

This one at Jungle Island in Florida seems to have adopted a couple!

A snotty Stephen Fry on monkey island

November 5th, 2008

A very snotty Stephen Fry visits Ngamba Island to visit the chimps.

You can watch the video at Stephen’s site.

Penn loves monkeys

November 5th, 2008

The video which inspired the name of this blog (although you’ll have to wait till the end to see why…)

From Crackle: Penn Says- Tony Fitzpatrick

Segway monkey

October 30th, 2008

Yes, it’s a chimp on a Segway. I’m not sure about the dungarees and the helmet but he does seem to be getting the hang of it by the end. Guess that means it’s only George Bush who can’t ride one.

Ook ook, “Ook ook, ook ook ook!” Ook ook Tarzan ook.

October 28th, 2008

Books today, and news that Cheeta the chimpanzee has published his memoirs. Apparently he’s rubbed shoulders with Charlie Chaplin, Errol Flynn and Humphrey Bogart. He’s been described as the simian F. Scott Fitzgerald so it has to be worth a look.

Me Cheeta - The Autobiography

Me Cheeta - The Autobiography

I wonder when we can expect Bubbles’ tell-all biography about his life with Michael Jackson?

The Secret of Monkey Island – the play!

October 27th, 2008

I still love the game, but I never thought anyone would turn it into a play – they even have subtitles! Just needs a point and click interface for the audience..

(Ok, there’s more pirates than monkeys in it, but they’re awesome too obviously..)

Rob and Elliot (and monkey)

October 26th, 2008

An excerpt from the Rob and Elliot webcomic (which has an iMonkey in it!)



Code Monkey

October 26th, 2008

No monkey related blog would be complete without a link to ‘Code Monkey’ performed by the excellent Jonathan Coulton.  Here is is at PAX performing it live.