Oddly Enough Blog
These folks throwing punches at each other are:
Hillary Clinton supporters whomping on elitists
South Korean lawmakers, in session
Battlestar Gallactica fans arguing over the fifth Cylon
Spectators at a Davis Cup tennis match
Yeah, I was shocked by this one, but it is indeed tennis fans. Their scuffle was possibly the most unexpected violence since that outburst at the Boston Pops. What started it? A dispute over the proper length of a Bloody Mary celery stalk.
A frequent topic here is “Stuff you Wouldn’t Put in your Mouth for a Million Dollars.” This brings us to a Reuters story about haggis, a Scottish dish which is basically a sheep’s heart, liver and lungs wrapped inside its stomach lining. In other words, sort of like a turducken gone terribly wrong.
Okay, folks, it wasn’t that tough an assignment. The photographer was supposed to get cute pictures of a famous kid, her dolly and a cola. But here we sit, on deadline, with umpteen magazine-quality portraits of the girl, the Dalai Lama, and a koala.