Sloth Family Portrait —
offers the full story behind the famous "Sloth Family Portrait" revealing that yes, of course, the photo was intentionally staged. And no, it wasn't photoshopped in any way. And the sloth in the foreground was stuffed, not alive.
The story, summarized, is that the couple in the photo are Jim and Debbie Gallo, owners of Shangri-La Vintage
, a Chicago vintage clothes store. They found the stuffed sloth at an estate sale in the early 1990s, bought it, and then thought it would…