Tag Archives: juxtaposition


http://img40.imageshack.us/img40/9172/1245456677307.jpg A photo that’s well worth a click-through: A headline-juxtaposition jaw-dropper.

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Pictures of the Day – Photo Journal – WSJ

http://blogs.wsj.com/photojournal/2009/02/02/pictures-of-the-day-106/ Juxtaposition meets supposition: This photo appears directly below the Punxatawney Phil photo on what I thought was one of those single-page of single-news-item photos. It’s actually a single-page of multiple-news-item photos, thank God; My initial reaction was unease at the numbers of men who had lined up to hear a rodent predict the weather.

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Error: No Such Username – StumbleUpon

http://spotrunner.stumbleupon.com/ My stock portfolio (aka the rotten nest egg) has taken a huge beating in the last week. I’ve been struggling with a lot of things this year already, and was hoping this expected global meltdown would hold off until after January. In browsing Spotrunner’s pages, I found this gem of a phrase, which perfectly […]

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http://www.zmescience.com/its-official-the-monk-seal-is-extinct Sad news that the monk seal has been declared extinct is somewhat mitigated by odd advertisement juxtaposition. Below the blogger’s plaintive questioning of which species is next, the auto-ad generator has a picture of the singer Seal.

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Иногда она оживает… – 20 Марта 2008 – Снегопад – интересных штучек

http://snegopad.net/news/2008-03-20-440 Would probably rate a thumbs-up if my mind hadn’t previously been blown by the far wittier Bent Objects. This site’s just a day late and a folded/posed dollar short.

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Dramatic Chipmunk

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=a1Y73sPHKxw A theme, apparently, and one that may well make my drive home very difficult. I’m still trying to compose myself after my last Stumble – the “THX Maki”. A mention of the “Dramatic Chipmunk” has caused fresh streams of tears and yet more uncontrollable laughter. Never have 25 seconds (combined) of video resulted in […]

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http://maz.ca/other/pics/news.jpg Unfortunately, you can’t find a more apt example of the irrelevance of the American media than this: Atop an article detailing the Bush administration’s dirty tricks in manipulating the press, and the punishment of some erstwhile reporters for displaying journalistic integrity, the Associated Press would have us believe that the death of queen bimbo […]

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World – Reuters – Yahoo! News

http://news.yahoo.com/i/586 Instant cynicism – just add headlines: Baghdad morgue took 16,000 bodies in 2006 Rice tells Abbas U.S. will expand peace drive

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