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In Photos: Pope Visits Spain – Retiro Turned Into Huge Confession Box Smack Down

THE Pope is in Spain. In Madrid’s Retiro Park hundreds of confession booths have been erected. Each one is manned by a priest. Tell him your secrets. He’s not taking notes. But one or more of them might be former New of The world journalists looking for a story. The fake sheikh is out there somewhere…

Posted: 17th, August 2011 | In: Photojournalism | Comment


The Litter Riot

PHOTO of The Day: A man looks at post it notes bearing messages from residents in the window of Poundland, on Rye Lane, in Peckham, south London. The Litter Riot Has Begun…

Posted: 17th, August 2011 | In: Photojournalism | Comment


Photos Of The Day: The Fastnet Race Rescue

PHOTO of The Day: The Baltimore RNLI lifeboat race to a 100 ft yacht capsized during the famous Fastnet race with a crew of 21 onboard. This is what happens when you loot a boat from Debenhams, allegedly. As sailors says: worse things happen in Tottenham…

Posted: 16th, August 2011 | In: Photojournalism | Comments (2)


Awkward Holiday Photos – A Gallery Of Family Fun In The Sun

DID you have a good holiday? Take lots of pictures of the family – the spouse and the kidzzzz? Any of those snap shots of halcyon days in the summer sun as good as these? If they are, well done. These Awkward Holidays Photos are aspirational…

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Posted: 16th, August 2011 | In: Key Posts, Photojournalism | Comments (2)


Photos Of The Day: Presented By Michelle Bachman’s Sausage Of Change

PHOTOS of The Day are brought to you buy the anti-hoodie kebab knife-proof headgear; Michelle Bachman’s sausage of change; the Star Trek World Cup is depressing Captain Picard; and smoking for Jesus…

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Posted: 15th, August 2011 | In: Photojournalism | Comment


Rioters Who Look Like Famous People: ‘Barack Obama’, ‘Mariah Carey’ and ‘Ashley Cole’ Caught On Camera

WHEN they come to make the film of the London, Manchester and Birmingham riots, Macaulay Culkin, James Franco, Mariah Carey, Eva Longoria, Barack Obama, Ray Winstone and Cheslea footballer Ashley Cole are shoo-ins for the lead roles. Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall is on catering. Anorak presents the looting lookalikes – rogues gallery of people who might be famous…

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Posted: 15th, August 2011 | In: Key Posts, Photojournalism | Comment (1)


Brighton Gay Pride Photos Are More Macho Than Premier League

DID you go to the Brighton Pride Parade in Brighton, East Sussex, as part of the annual pride festival? Or did you take part in the non-gay parade at Anfield or another venue where football is once more being played by men in Touche Eclat and pulled-up socks arguing over who wants the ball more?

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Participants in the Brighton Pride Parade in Brighton, East Sussex, as part of the annual pride festival.

Posted: 13th, August 2011 | In: Photojournalism | Comment


Photo Of The Day: The Illinois State Fair Butter Cow

PHOTO of the Day: Sculptor Sharon BuMann of Central Square, N.Y. sculpts the Illinois State Fair Butter Cow in its refrigerated display case in the Dairy Building Friday Aug 12, 2011 at the Illinois State Fairgrounds in Springfield, Ill. BuMann will use 800 pounds of butter to complete the sculpture.

About a week’s worth to the typical British household…

Posted: 12th, August 2011 | In: Photojournalism | Comment


Photos Of The Day: No Sausages Til Fairford

PHOTOS of the Day are presented by: No sausages til Fairford; the smiley knickers; ultimate eco-travelling; pillow love; and The Queen has not had her Phil of love…

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Posted: 12th, August 2011 | In: Photojournalism | Comment


Assad Takes Us On An Official Your Of His Syria: Photos Of Weirdness And State Control

TO Syria, then, for a government organised tour. The Associated Press’s photographer was shown cheering crowd loyal to President Assad. The snappers were sent to the city of Hama – a centre for anti-Assad protest. It’s buildings are deserted. No-one is on the street. The government has cut off electricity and communications. A rights group said eight babies died because their incubators lost power. But we never did see the hospital. Instead we saw the bodies of soldiers in a government-run hospital in the central city of Hama.

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Posted: 10th, August 2011 | In: Photojournalism | Comment


The Looting Will Be Photoshopped: Gallery Of Rioting Funnies

THE rioting and looting in London, Manchester and Birmingham will be photoshopped. Justin Bieber fans have lots to answer for. Add his name to the list. What’s your favourite..?

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Posted: 10th, August 2011 | In: Key Posts, Photojournalism | Comment (1)


London’s Broom Revolution Erupts In Clapham: After Riot Party Photos

AFTER the London riots – the Broom Revolution sweeps the rubbish from the streets…

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Posted: 9th, August 2011 | In: Photojournalism | Comments (2)


London Riots In Photos: Faces Of The Victims, Idiots, Police And Criminal

FACE of The London riots – photos of:

The idiotic – like the youths in Camden and Ealing smiling alongside the burnt out cars. No, not the one they saved up for to go pulling in – someone else’s.
The criminal – the thieves and arsonists getting captured on camera.

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Posted: 9th, August 2011 | In: Key Posts, Photojournalism | Comment (1)


Angela Merkel Can Makes Things Fly: Photographic Proof

IN times of economic strife… When the world is in turmoil… Send for Angela Merkel’s floating handbag! You’ll believe a handbag can fly!

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Posted: 8th, August 2011 | In: Photojournalism | Comment (1)


Photos Of The Day: Presented By Slutty Hand Sanitizer And Defecation Tea

PHOTOS of The Day are presented by Defecation Tea, Slutty hand sanitizer, the Queen checking her men in the old fashioned way, a kid with a hammer and learning how to protect yourself from the teacher…

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Posted: 7th, August 2011 | In: Photojournalism | Comment


Photos Of The Day: Snooki’s Pickle Sucks

PHOTOS Of The Day are presented by: no swimming in the whirpool; Snooki’s pickle suck; why you like girls; a massive legs lake; and why cops fine drivers – explained…

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


Photos Of The Day: The Invisible White Lion Stays In The Picture

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


Who Put The Woman In A Wheelchair On Top Of The Bus Shelter? Photos Of The Day

PHOTOS of the day are brought to you by the woman in a wheelchair on the top of a bus shelter. Anorak once ran a contest in a national magazine to discover what objects you can see on a bus shelter when viewed from the upper deck of a London bus. The pick of the bunch was “a sleeping Glaswegian”. Woman in wheelchair might have won…

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


Elephanting Is The New Owling Is The New Planking: Photos Of The Day

YOU’VE tried planking. You’ve tried to make a meme out of owling. Now experience elephanting. Soon, everyone will be doing it…

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Posted: 25th, July 2011 | In: Photojournalism | Comment (1)


Photos Of The Day: Rupert Murdoch’s Devil Horns

PHOTOS of The Day – presented by Rupert Murdoch’s devil horns:

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Posted: 22nd, July 2011 | In: Photojournalism | Comment


It’s So Hot In New York: Photos Of Cooling Down In The Big Apple

IT’S hot in New York. Very hot. We’ve pulled together a gallery of New Yorkers cooling down. Who wants to jump into the Brooklyn street padding pool…?

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Stephanie Gracia, center, sit nearby and watch as her children and their friends cool off in an inflatable pool outside their apartment on Thursday, July 21, 2011, in the Bushwick section of Brooklyn, New York. A heat wave that has enveloped much of the central part of the country for the past couple of weeks has moved east with temperatures topping 100-degree. (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews)

Posted: 21st, July 2011 | In: Photojournalism | Comment


A Very British Summer In The Monsoon Season

IT’S the Monsoon season. How’s the garden, readers? Is it sill there..?

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Posted: 21st, July 2011 | In: Photojournalism | Comment (1)


Photos Of The Day: Presented By The Hydrothermal Worm

PHOTOS of the Day are presented by the hydrothermal worm – magnified 525 times. (This thing is only 68/1000 of a millimeter long. It’s tiny. Although if you are 20/1000 of a mm long it would look huge and terrifying.)

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Posted: 20th, July 2011 | In: Photojournalism | Comments (3)


The 10 Laziest People Ever – A Gallery

ANORAK is in Spain. It’s hot. Very. Very. Hot. The heat makes you lazy. How lazy? We hereby present the 10 Laziest People Ever. You live longer by being lazy. Forget that guff about the Mediterranean diet prolonging life. Longevity is all about doing as little as possible for as long as possible…

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Posted: 18th, July 2011 | In: Photojournalism | Comment (1)


Photos Of The Day: Presented By ‘Can She Taste The Roofies?’

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Posted: 12th, July 2011 | In: Photojournalism | Comment