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Weird Photo Wednesday, November 27th, 2013

Weird Photo Wednesday, November 27th, 2013

What's her favorite girl scout cookie flavor?

Thin Mints, Samoas, Peanut Butter Patties...they're all good! And I'm sure the special guest in this photograph likes them all. Who wouldn't? And she's also selling Russell Stover candies. Yum!

Weird Photo Wednesday, November 13th, 2013

Weird Photo Wednesday, November 13th, 2013

I knew I should have kept the instructions!

Now which part goes where? Matching doll heads to torsos is not as easy as it seems. Here a Denver Fire Department fireman is working with doll heads.

Halloween Weird Photo Wednesday, October 30th, 2013

Halloween Weird Photo Wednesday, October 30th, 2013

Skulls and Snakes

Happy Halloween and welcome to this week's Weird Photo Wednesday!

Weird Photo Wednesday, October 23rd, 2013

Weird Photo Wednesday, October 23rd, 2013

Monkey Love!

Let's not monkey around, I think this man loves his monkey. Now don't read anymore into this!

Weird Photo Wednesday, October 9th, 2013

Weird Photo Wednesday, October 9th, 2013

Does the government shutdown drive you crazy? 

Congress has an approximate approval rating of 5%.

Weird Photo Wednesday, September 18th, 2013

Weird Photo Wednesday, September 18th, 2013

Have you seen my mummy! I can't find her anywhere!

This person must really be hurt to have this many bandages on them! Or the person is a good sport, being wrapped up like this.

Weird Photo Wednesday, September 11th, 2013

Weird Photo Wednesday, September 11th, 2013

Frock out! Freak out! 

Three exotic dancers having fun! These women seem to take delight in their wonderful and exotic costumes. In this Harry Rhoads photograph we see them showing off their costumes.

Weird Photo Wednesday, August 14th, 2013

Weird Photo Wednesday, August 14th, 2013

Snake on a stick!

We've all seen and heard about corn on a stick. And there are various other meats and vegetables on a stick, but a snake on a stick is a bit scary! This is a big stick (pole) and a big snake.

Weird Photo Wednesday, July 31st, 2013

Weird Photo Wednesday, July 31st, 2013

Bow wow wow, yippie yo, yippie yay! Or, good boy, sit!

Hey, horses aren't dogs, but these cute creatures sure do act like them! How do you get a horse to sit like that?

Weird Photo Wednesday, July 17th, 2013

Weird Photo Wednesday, July 17th, 2013

It takes two handlers to move me!

Custom clothes, custom handlers, all you can eat buffet, living the life! A movie star? Nope!