OK, real talk for a second? This is almost certainly how I would react if a sloth came to my birthday party:

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Some Grist staffers are theorizing that this is a publicity stunt for Kristen Bell’s gig as a spokesperson for the Nature Conservancy, but that’s OK with me since it’s pretty adorable and, you know, whatever works for sloth awareness. Just don’t anyone tell her that the sloths can’t have bow ties and be on a rainbow.

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