Finally, Google Doodles Bob Ross

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.

Ross, for those not familiar, combined a soothing tone, steady hand and incongruous haircut worked spent decades working his canvas magic on public television. Like all true patriots, he passed away on the fourth of July in 1995; today would have been his 80th birthday. He couldn’t have asked for a more appropriate homage. [Google]

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