Corn in maze, with human for scale
Originally uploaded by wombatarama
There were actual ears of corn on those stalks. I know I am a dumb city kid, but this was sort of surprising.
After two years I finally took the perfect cell phone wallpaper photo of Lilly. Of course, then the phone started to die. I thought, no problem, because everyone told me, they can transfer the pictures.
Well, they can. But the new phone zooms and crops the picture when it sets it as wallpaper without asking me. So it's ruined.
I know, I should get a REAL problem. But I am SO CROSS.
Rep. Barney Frank... said the marchers should be lobbying their lawmakers. He said the demonstrations are simply "an emotional release" that do little to pressure Congress.
"The only thing they're going to be putting pressure on is the grass," the Massachusetts Democrat said Friday.
Correction: September 22, 2009
A picture caption on Sunday with an article about the garbage crisis in Cairo, caused by the Egyptian government’s misguided campaign last spring to eradicate swine flu by killing all the pigs — once the city’s champion garbage consumers — misidentified the animals shown sampling Cairo street refuse with less gusto than the pigs. They were fat-tailed sheep, not goats.