Why, it was so cold that….
Blog Guy, you seem irritated today. What’s up?
Well, it’s here again, that time of year for those photos I hate, of bozos going swimming in icy bodies of water amid sub-zero temperatures and snowstorms.
We take thousand of those shots every winter, showing folks with chattering teeth, blue lips and pointy frozen snot-cicles hanging from their noses.
My policy is not to run these, but today I’m making an exception to show the worst kind, where you can’t even tell it’s cold.
I mean, do you SEE any ice or snow there? It could be a balmy 92 degrees Fahrenheit, and there’s nothing in this photo to show it’s frigid. Not a single thing to indicate….
Blog Guy, have you looked closely at this photo? Maybe you should take another look.
Yes, I’ve gone over every inch of…. Oh. Wait. Never mind. She’s cold.
A couple kisses each other as they get out of the Vltava river after a traditional Christmas swim in Prague December 26, 2009. REUTERS/David W Cerny