Time magazine has a solution to panda cam shutdown

BY News Desk  October 1, 2013 at 6:05 PM EST

As an effect of the government shutdown, the National Zoo disconnected all broadcasts of animal live streams, including the popular “panda cam.”

To fill the panda-shaped voids in our lives, Time magazine created their own version of the panda cam. Starring a panda stuffed animal, the plush bear switches poses and swaps accessories while reading — yes, you guessed it — Time.