November 14, 2005
Unembedded

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Photo by Thorne Anderson, from Unembedded, photographs for four non-embedded photographers in Iraq. This fucking war.

Posted by dbrown at 10:53 PM
November 02, 2005
Rosa

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Have been struck by this picture a couple times today, from the funeral service for Rosa Parks. For one, it's a wonderful, emotional image; for two, the choreography of pall-bearers is clearly no accident (such things should never ben accidents) but the burliness of the lead bearers comes as a surprise -- a near-Egyptian surprise, as if her soul needs bodyguards in the afterlife. Maybe it does.

Posted by dbrown at 03:13 PM