"The fox knows many things, but the hedgehog knows one big thing."


Glenn Reynolds:

Barack Obama:
"Impossible to transcend."

Albert A. Gore, Jr.:
"An incontinent brute."

Rev. Jeremiah Wright:
"God damn the Gentleman Farmer."

Friends of GF's Sons:
"Is that really your dad?"

Kickball Girl:
"Keeping 'em alive until 7:45."

Hired Hand:
"I think . . . we forgot the pheasant."

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Alcoholic Yeti
in the
TTLB Ecosystem

Saturday, June 09, 2007

A Picture's Worth

During the Vietnam War, Huỳnh Công Út worked as a photographer for the Associated Press.

On June 8, 1972, Mr. Ut took this photograph of Kim Phuc Phan Thi, fleeing from her village near Trang Bang, Vietnam, after it had been napalmed by the South Vietnamese air force. It earned him the Pulitzer Prize:

Mr. Ut is still a photographer for the Associated Press. Yesterday, also June 8, exactly 35 years after his most famous work, he snapped this timeless pic of Paris Hilton fleeing the Los Angeles County Superior Court:

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