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A man and his failed hippo racing business.

History Porn

Circus hippo pulling a cart, 1924 It is not often that one sees a hippo-drawn carriage 90 years after this photo was taken. The Barnes circus had this hippopotamus named Lotus, who doesn't look all that happy to be harnessed to the cart behind her.

(c) Rodney Smith

A collection of fabulous black and white photography created by Rodney Smith.

Moira Shearer in The Red Shoes.  I can't help but to think my desire to have SID in a white dress is inspired a bit by The Red Shoes.

Moira Shearer in "The Red Shoes"

Yes...I am a baby smoking a pipe! This made a great birthday card for my brother.

I hate smoking and I hate pix of cute babies that are in no relation to me.But I LOVE pix of smoking babies