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Saturday, December 29, 2007

Flickr Photo of the Day

posted by on December 29 at 12:43 PM

Another one from Flickr pool contributor Karlheinz Arschbomber


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So like anything involving reflections or double exposures or duplicate images is like extra super popular on Flickr.


Posted by elenchos | December 29, 2007 5:38 PM

I want to know what Intelligent Designer decided that we needed guinea pigs to be streamlined.

Or that we needed guinea pigs at all.

Weird things, they are.

Posted by NapoleonXIV | December 29, 2007 6:08 PM

@1: Actually I thought this one was kinda cool, although I agree that some Flickr photos are better than others. But if you don't like one, just wait--maybe tomorrow's will be better.

@2: Guinea pigs exist to provide food for giant snakes. Giant snakes exist to--umm, let me get back to you on that...

Posted by RainMan | December 29, 2007 6:40 PM

Giant snakes exist to eat guinea pigs. You gotta love a system of checks and balances.

Posted by Fifty-Two-Eighty | December 29, 2007 6:59 PM

@2, Guinea pigs, or Cuy as they are called in their native Peru, are wonderful roasted. They are obviously GD's food for the Incas. :-)

Posted by Sachi Wilson | December 29, 2007 7:27 PM

Guinea pigs is South American manna?

No wonder they seem nervous all the time.

Posted by NapoleonXIV | December 29, 2007 8:04 PM

This is my family pet, Sally, now about 6 years old. She's not snake food, has always been housebroken, and has free roaming in the house. Not the stereotypical nervous paranoid houserodent. Many more photos of her (and a worldwide supporting cast) at:

Posted by Karlheinz Arschbomber | December 29, 2007 11:26 PM

I must say, that photo is pretty dang cute.

Posted by Jamey | December 30, 2007 12:21 AM

"Giant snakes exist to--umm, let me get back to you on that..."

That made me laugh out loud, RainMan.

Posted by homage to me | December 30, 2007 8:03 AM

when i was about 9, my basset/yellow lab mix Barney broke into my guinea pigs' cage, broke its spine with one bite, and presented it at my mother's feet in the kitchen.

i need to discuss that with my shrink...

Posted by max solomon | December 31, 2007 7:44 AM

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