Oddly Enough Blog

Legumes and goobers and tubers, oh my!

October 22, 2010

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Blog Guy, you’ve helped other readers with their photo collections. I recall the guy who collects pictures of dancing presidents, and the one who asked for shots of rich folks eating ice cream.

Checkered days, long knights shooting chess

October 17, 2010

SPAIN

Boss? BOSS! Are you okay? Oh, I thought you were dead, all slumped over like that.

Not just another pretty face?

October 10, 2010

Okay class, you’ve had a week to memorize our country’s cabinet ministers, who are VERY important people! It’s time for a quiz, to see how many you can recognize. Here’s the first one…

One picture is worth two or three words…

September 30, 2010

AUSTRIA/

Johnson, get your butt in my office! You call yourself a news photographer?

What is it this time, Boss?

I sent you out to get a simple headshot of someone and here is your full, uncropped photo… I’m not making this up.

You’re just wasting these goofy shots?

September 26, 2010

USA/

Boss! What are you doing here? You NEVER come to the Oddly Enough Blog office!

BRITAINJust keeping the staff on their toes, Lamar, auditing the books.

Sure, Boss! Sit down. Somebody bring Blog Guy a doughnut! No, a CLEAN one!

Lamar, it’s almost the end of the month, and I see a stack of goofy photos we’ve paid for but haven’t used. What a waste of my goofy photo budget!

“Your comment is important to us…”

September 17, 2010

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Considering what they say, that you can’t choose your own family, I guess I’ve been pretty lucky with mine.

It’s a regular Hu’s Who, Blog Guy!

September 14, 2010

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Hey, Blog Guy, I’ve been looking at your photo file. You just had a shot of China’s President Hu Jintao, in Shenzhen.

Putting the pull back in polo?

September 11, 2010

WATER POLO

Today we have what may be the mother of all editions of our popular regular feature, “Stuff Maybe We Should Have Mentioned in the Photo Caption, but didn’t.”

Okay, the next round’s on me!

September 8, 2010

CHINA/

Quick quiz: The troops in this photograph, clearly nervous and struggling, are…

Starting your own Goofy Face Museum?

August 29, 2010

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Blog Guy, as the curator of the very popular Goofy Face Museum and Doughnut Shop in the nation’s capital, can you tell us a little about what makes a truly goofy picture? It all starts with a goofy face, right?