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National Geographic Photo Contest 2012


” See the three winning images, along with the viewers’ choices and honorable mentions. The grand-prize winner receives $10,000 and a trip to National Geographic headquarters to participate in an annual photography seminar.”



Stilt Fishing

” Honorable Mention

Stilt fishing is a typical fishing technique only seen in Sri Lanka. The fishermen sit on a cross bar called a petta tied to a vertical pole planted into the coral reef. This long exposure shot shows how unstable their position is.”









The Photos


sf photos oct124


Here is a preliminary list of winners and losers from the election:


” Some winners Barack Obama. Congratulations to him and his team for another brilliant campaign. Nate Silver. I often come away from his columns thinking I’ve learned something. Apparently, there is more for me to learn. The MSM. To advance its pro-Obama agenda, the media kept the lid on Benghazigate when it counted. And one of its stalwarts, Candy Crowley, actively and deceitfully intervened on Obama’s behalf during his debate with Romney on the subject.” Illustration by Eric Allies

Caption This

Weekend Caption Contest™ Winners



Read them all but here are a couple of runners up .

5) (yetanotherjohn) – “Flaunt ‘em if you got ‘em and admire them if you don’t.

6) (Jwb10001) – “I’ve finally found something Bill and I have in common.