When you come up behind a group photograph being taken, where do your thoughts turn: to pure evil [some nsfw]
, or to the ties that bind us all together
Brutal or Amazing?
- this is just one of many fine posts on the Photo Africa Blog
, an excellent source of in-the-wild animal and nature photos and reports from bush field guides. Also see: Madikwe Lions
Illustrated BMI Categories,
a Flickr project where you can see what "underweight
," and "morbidly obese
," BMI categories look like on real people (safe for work) (mostly women). I think that many people would be surprised by what 180lbs
In addition to not looking what you might have expected fat to look like, it may also not mean what you thought it meant: [more inside]
The most recent post on Brendan Grant's
site is an unfortunate one: "For those who do not know, back on July 12th I had my house broken into." The full story is
, but it has a upside: Grant recently picked up a used webcam
that takes shots automatically when someone walks past, and caught the break-in
"Mohammed, do you ever get that 'not so fresh' feeling?"
The Captions Blog takes press photos and adds humorous fictitious comments. One of my favorites is a photo of two military men wrestling. The caption reads, "Soldiers prepare for Operation Sweet Sweet Lovin'." Kudos to the highly amusing moderator and creator Jeff Druzba
. He seems to have prevented this site from devolving into the baffling inside references and unfunny gross-out jokes that proliferate on other group "humor" blogs.