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New In Photos: SMiley Culture, Rebecca Leighton, Usain Bolt And The EDL

NEWE in Photos – what the mainstream media might well have missed:

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Jamaica's Usain Bolt celebrates winning the Men's 200m Final before being mobbed by photographers

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Posted: 4th, September 2011 | In: Photojournalism | Comment


News In Photos: Assad’s Mug, Valencia’s Flaming Bull Run And The Afghan Pirates Head Count

NEWS in Photos – what the mainstream media might well have missed:

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Revelers run away from a bull with flaming horns during a festivity in honor of Saint Michel, in the streets of Gilet, a town near Valencia, Spain, early Saturday, Sept. 3, 2011. (AP Photo/Alberto Saiz)

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Posted: 3rd, September 2011 | In: Photojournalism | Comment


Photos of The Day: The Cuban Dog Tongue Can Taste America

PHOTOS of The Day:

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A street dog popularly known as "Lengua," or "Tongue" sits on a sidewalk in Havana, Cuba, Friday Sept. 2, 2011. (AP Photo/Javier Galeano)

 

Posted: 3rd, September 2011 | In: Photojournalism | Comment


News In Photos: Sophie Lindop’s NHS, Ratting Gaddafi, The Bordeaux Letter And Kenya’s Ezekiel Kemboi’s Body Fat

THE News in Photos: what the mainstream media might have missed:

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Camp resident Patrick Sheridan, 7, wearing a superhero costume, poses for the photographers at the entrance of their community of Dale Farm, England, Thursday, Sept. 1, 2011. Britain's High Court court rejected a last-ditch attempt to prevent 86 families from being evicted from the illegal travelers camp east of the capital. Residents of Dale Farm where Flynn lives are Irish travelers, ethnically distinct from Gypsies, also known as Roma. Some of the travelers have lived legally at the site for decades, but local authorities won an eviction order against those who came in 2001 without proper permits. (AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis)

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Posted: 1st, September 2011 | In: Photojournalism | Comment


Photos The Day – We Found Them On The Internet

PHOTOS of the day are presented by people we found on the internet…

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Posted: 1st, September 2011 | In: Photojournalism | Comment


News In Photos: The George Clooney Tomatina

THE News in Photos: what the mainstream media might have missed…

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A reveler lays in tomato pulp during the annual "Tomatina" tomato fight fiesta in the village of Bunol, near Valencia, Spain, Wednesday, Aug. 31, 2011. Bunol's town hall estimated more than 40,000 people, some from as far away as Japan and Australia, took up arms Wednesday and pelted each other with 120 tons of ripe tomatoes in the yearly food fight known as the 'Tomatina' now in its 66th year. (AP Photo/Alberto Saiz)

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Posted: 31st, August 2011 | In: Photojournalism | Comment


Photos Of The Day: The Rat’s Tail Doggy Duck Arse

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Posted: 31st, August 2011 | In: Photojournalism | Comment


News In Photos: Dn Choi, Hot Sauce Boy And Famine In Africa

THE News in Photos What you might have missed on the mainstream news:

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In this Monday, Aug. 29, 2011, a Libyan hangs a banner in Martyr Square to remind rebel fighters not to shoot in the air while celebrating in Tripoli, Libya. Gadhafi's wife and three of his children fled Libya to neighboring Algeria on Monday, firm evidence that the longtime leader has lost his grip on the country. (AP Photo/Giulio Petrocco)

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Posted: 30th, August 2011 | In: Photojournalism | Comment


Photos Of The Day: Danny DeVito Shows Us His Tits

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Posted: 30th, August 2011 | In: Photojournalism | Comment


Photos Of The Day: TWT Squad Are Here To Help

PHOTOS of The Day are presented by: the man who knows a bikini top when he sees one; the world’s best haircut; pigeon’s peep show; bun head; the chick is so ruddy cute; catty know, waggle heavily; the T-shirt beet mat combo; British bulldog is now a sport; dying in a graveyard; legs measure up; parrot on the door; and TWAT squad are there to help…

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Posted: 29th, August 2011 | In: Photojournalism | Comment


Notting Hill Carnival 2011 Photos: The J’Ouvert

NOTTING Hill Carnival 2011 – in photos: A reveller throws powder at others during a J’ouvert celebration at Ladbroke Grove in London which marks the start of the Notting Hill Carnival. J’ouvert’s revellers adorn themselves in mud, powder or brightly colored paint to depict the celebration of emancipation.

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A reveler reacts during a J'ouvert celebration at Ladbroke Grove in London which marks the start of the Notting Hill Carnival, Sunday, Aug. 28, 2011. J'ouvert's revelers adorning themselves in mud, powder or brightly colored paint depicting the celebration of emancipation. (AP Photo/Sang Tan)

Posted: 28th, August 2011 | In: Photojournalism | Comment


News In Photos: Kate Middleton Catches Fire In Hampshire

NEWS In Photos – stories you will not have seen in the mainstream news:

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Boris Johnson pictured with members of the Genesis Mas band, who will be performing at the Notting Hill Carnival this weekend, at Potters Fields in central London.

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Posted: 27th, August 2011 | In: Photojournalism | Comment


Photos Of The Day: The Tring Store ‘N’ Go Money In A Box

PHOTOS of The Day are brought to go by the big chimpanzee in a box which that watches over Tring Road Cemetery in Aylesbury. The company Store’N’Go are not saying that loved one is monkey in box – just that storage can be cheaper.

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Posted: 27th, August 2011 | In: Photojournalism | Comment


Photos Of The Day: Watching Katy Perry’s Cleavage With Earthquake Dog

PHOTOS of The Day are presented by: the headless gymnast, Earthquake dog knows, Katy Perry’s cleavage watch, How’s Wally, Penelope Cruz in Brokeback Mountain 2, the human TV and he’s a gangster – ish…

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Posted: 26th, August 2011 | In: Photojournalism | Comment


Orgasmic O’Levels: Photos Of Attractive Young Women Getting Their Results In The Media

THE GCSE results are in. And thanks to the media we know that lots of photogenic teenagers did well enough – so well that they jumped for joy. The media tells us one thing: you have to be an attractive female to do well in your exams. We could call these photos Sexy O’ Levels – but the girls are not women like those A-level honeys and that would be creepy. So we’ll go with Orgasmic O-Levels, or Stupid GCSEs… (Picture 5 is a classic.)

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Lucy Gallagher reacts after opening her GCSE exam results at West Bridgeford School, Nottingham.

 

 

Posted: 26th, August 2011 | In: Photojournalism | Comments (3)


News In Photos: Dmitry Pavlyuchenkov And The Swiss Cheese Crisis

NEWS Photos Of The Day – news you might have missed:

The annual weigh-in at ZSL London Zoo; relics of Pope John Paul II have arrived for public display in Mexico City for a four-month tour of the country; the Swiss Emmental cheese crisis; Roger Allsopp, 70, from Guernsey, in Dover, Kent, as he prepares for a bid to become the oldest person to swim across the English Channel; painting the Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco; NativeOne becoming the NYSE’s first Native American-owned member; a Trojan Horse is carried by protesters marching along Alameda Avenue toward La Moneda presidential palace on the second day of a national strike in Santiago, Chile; former Russian police lieutenant colonel Dmitry Pavlyuchenkov arrested a retired police officer on suspicion of organising the 2006 killing of journalist Anna Politkovskaya; residents of a slum community throwing mud at an area being developed by a private company in the government property at suburban Quezon city; and Hurricane Irene…

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Posted: 25th, August 2011 | In: Photojournalism | Comment


More Awkward Family Holiday Photos: Disney Is Hell

YOU loved the first batch of Awkward Family Holiday Photos so much that we’ve pulled together another gallery. What’s your favourite? We love pictures 5 and 11…

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Posted: 25th, August 2011 | In: Key Posts, Photojournalism | Comment


News In Photos: Stories In Pictures

ANORAK reads the news – lots of news. Many of these stories can be told in pictures. We’ve compiled a gallery  of news stories who might have missed in the mainstream media. Today we cover circumcision in San Francisco, druids in London, bones in Guatemala, Taylor Lautner meeting the fans in Australia, Al Pacino at a Scarface memorial, Libyan rebels in Colonel Gaddafi’s compound, journalists trapped in Tripoli’s Rixos Hotel, a polar bear in a bubble, Indians against corruption, the world’s mot melancholic Norwich City fan, the students hunger strike in Chile and much drama in the Virginia Earthquake…

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A fan reacts after having her picture taken with teen star Taylor Lautner, second right, as he arrives at the premier of his new movie "Abduction" in Sydney, Australia, Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2011.(AP Photo/Rob Griffith)

Posted: 24th, August 2011 | In: Photojournalism | Comment


Photos Of The Day: The Amy Winehouse Curried Kid’s Bald Knob

PHOTOS of the Day are brought to you in association with: the curried child (with rice); the Bald Knob – where all Bald knobs feel right at home; the hypno turtle; the cave pool; the best little drummer this side of Shanghai, lesbian plates, the Amy Winehouse Rehab wig, the barbed tongue, an uncover van to notice and Walid Shoebat is here to help…

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Posted: 24th, August 2011 | In: Photojournalism | Comment


Washington DC Earthquake Photos: The Devastation

THEY says the DC earthquake was felt by 11 million people and made the Pentagon shake for 4 seconds. (Kay Burley has yet to report on the matter for Sky News.)

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Posted: 23rd, August 2011 | In: Photojournalism | Comment


Photos Of The Day: The Bikini That Wipes Its Own Bum

PHOTOS of The Day are brought to you by: The Spitting Image chicken tossers; the elephant makes a trunk booty call; the bikini that supers its own arse; the rubber ring convention ; zipped-on hair;  and – you need to get this far – the loveliest otter photo ever…

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Posted: 23rd, August 2011 | In: Photojournalism | Comment


Fail Photos: The World’s Compass Tattoo With Added Pooh

FAIL Photos of the Day are presented by: The Pooh and Tigger inappropriate toy; the compass tattoo that heads West; biscuits made of human flesh; can bleach cure AIDS?; an invitation for hikers to be eaten; the US is the UK; and the toilets that defy bathroom etiquette…

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Posted: 22nd, August 2011 | In: Photojournalism | Comment (1)


Awkward Family Holiday Photo Of The Day: He Who Shops Rules

AWKWARD Family Holiday Photo of The Day – it could be worse…

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Posted: 20th, August 2011 | In: Key Posts, Photojournalism | Comments (2)


Spidora The Spider Girl Is The Horsemanning Originator

BEFORE horsemanning and planking there was Spidora the Spider Girl. We spotted her at the Erie County Fair in Hamburg, N.Y…

Posted: 19th, August 2011 | In: Photojournalism | Comment


Photos Of The Day: The Windscreen Licker

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Posted: 18th, August 2011 | In: Photojournalism | Comment