Self Portrait. Manasquan, New Jersey.
Taylor. Belmar, New Jersey.
“And suddenly, I looked at the bull. He had this innocence that all animals have in their eyes, and he looked at me with this pleading. It was like a cry for justice, deep down inside of me. I describe it as being like a prayer - because if one confesses, it is hoped, that one is forgiven. I felt like the worst shit on earth.”
This photo shows the collapse of Torrero Alvaro Munera, as he realized in the middle of the his last fight… the injustice to the animal. From that day forward he became an opponent of bullfights.
Caught On Camera of the Day: An electrical substation in Saint Petersburg experiences an apocalyptic accident while John Lennon’s “Imagine” plays dystopically in the background.
Geography for Kids
Jackie Kennendy at home in Georgetown, 1959. Photo by Mark Shaw.