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These Golden Books Are Not For Children (Photos)

This definitely would have messed with my head as a kid. Thanks to Luke Plunkett for the post about Josh Cooley’s wonderfully twisted artwork. Luke Plunkett writes on Kotaku:

Most, if not all of you, will at some stage of your life been read to from a Golden Book. They’re a childhood staple. But what if there were Golden Books that, uh, weren’t exactly suitable for the little ones?

Golden Book: Godfather

They’d look like these! Josh Cooley, an artist at Pixar, has been whipping these up in his spare time for the past two years, and they’re amazing. Most are pretty self-explanatory — and if I have to tell you the movie, you won’t get the joke — but if you’re finding yourself lost by most of them, you might want to catch up on your ’70s movies…

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