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Weird Photo Wednesday

Weird Photo Wednesday, June 26th, 2013

Weird Photo Wednesday, June 26th, 2013

Someone got carried away with the paint!

The question for today...what was the painter thinking? "Whoa boy" not only works for the donkey, but also the person with the paint can!

Weird Photo Wednesday, June 5th, 2013

Weird Photo Wednesday, June 5th, 2013

Cats and steam don't mix!

You would think that these cats might find something else to climb on, other than a steam locomotive.

Weird Photo Wednesday, May 22nd, 2013

Weird Photo Wednesday, May 22nd, 2013

The big question: Was the fire put out?

We don't know the full story about this fire truck and how it overturned. Was it on its way to a fire? Were the fire men showing off? If there was a fire, did someone else put it out?

Weird Photo Wednesday, May 8th, 2013

Weird Photo Wednesday, May 8th, 2013

You have faith in that contraption? Really?

We have many questions for this young lady! You think you'll go far with this contraption? Afraid of sinking? And what is that rocket shaped thing in front of you?

Weird Macabre Wednesday, May 1st, 2013

Weird Macabre Wednesday, May 1st, 2013

It may be shocking to some, so don't look!

Today we bring you something a bit different. The Digital Collections has many weird photographs, but we have many macabre ones as well.

Weird Photo Wednesday, April 24th, 2013

Weird Photo Wednesday, April 24th, 2013

The Martians are coming, the Martians are coming!

Talk about a weird photograph in our Digital Collections!

Weird Photo Wednesday, March 27th, 2013

Weird Photo Wednesday, March 27th, 2013

Don't break a sweat!

You wonder, why even exercise? The bulky clothes that these women are wearing make you want to lie down under a cool shaded tree, sipping lemonade and reading a book, not swinging around a gym.

Weird Photo Wednesday, March 20th, 2013

Weird Photo Wednesday, March 20th, 2013

In the drunktank!

Not all of our weird photographs are pretty, witty or funny! Some of our photographs show the gritty side of life, the good and the bad, even the sad.

Weird Photo Wednesday, February 27th, 2013

Weird Photo Wednesday, February 27th, 2013

Aren't you supposed to ride the horse when you're shooting?

It looks like someone didn't get the memo. I guess you can shoot better when the horse is not moving.

Weird Photo Wednesday, February 20th, 2013

Weird Photo Wednesday, February 20th, 2013

Welcome to the Land of Giants!

Even this small girl looks big in this Tiny Town!