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Wedding Photos
A couple of weeks ago Stephen sent me a set of pictures showing an 'Arkansas Wedding' (the two pictures on the left). At the time I thought the pictures were funny, but obviously just a joke, so I forwarded them to a couple of friends and forgot about them. But now I see that Snopes has created an entry about them, which made me feel like I should have posted them when I first got them. So anyway, here they are. Better late than never. Snopes identifies the photo of the hillbilly couple as an entry in a Worth1000 contest ('If rednecks ruled the world') and the picture of the 'wedding cake' comes from the Twinkies website.

However, I believe I have Snopes scooped with this fake photo (on the far right) of the newly engaged Charles and Camilla. I know it's fake because that's obviously Charles's head photoshopped onto someone else's body.


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Posted by The Curator on Mon Mar 07, 2005


I don't care if the photo's aren't real. They're bloody hilarious!
He he he. I'm going to laugh all day now.

grin
Posted by Nettie  in  Perth, Western Australia  on  Mon Mar 07, 2005  at  01:51 AM
Quite right. Enjoyed the chuckle.
Posted by Maegan  in  Tampa, FL - USA  on  Mon Mar 07, 2005  at  09:05 AM
I thought they would be fake, thanks for posting them. I thought the pictures were a little too perfect to be real. But they did entertain me for about most of the day!!!
Posted by X  in  McKinney, TX  on  Mon Mar 07, 2005  at  09:29 AM
The spud with the mullet looks just like Alfred E. Neuman... What, me inbred?
Posted by Hairy Houdini  on  Mon Mar 07, 2005  at  10:40 AM
I have to admit, that's possibly the most flattering picture yet that I've seen of Camilla.
Posted by AqueousBoy  on  Mon Mar 07, 2005  at  10:46 AM
The Arkansas pic is just another rehash of a really old and somewhat racist (in that it promotes anti-hillbilly prejudices) joke.
The Charles and Camilla protrait, though, tasteless as it is, made me laugh so hard I almost strangled myself.
Posted by Big Gary C  in  Dallas, Texas  on  Mon Mar 07, 2005  at  01:21 PM
I like the wedding cake. Now I have a hankering for some sweet stuff.
Posted by Dany  in  Texas  on  Tue Mar 08, 2005  at  06:57 PM
My friend's husband doesn't like dessert-type sweets. His groom's cake was a stacked pile of Krispy Kreme donuts.
Posted by Maegan  in  Tampa, FL - USA  on  Wed Mar 09, 2005  at  11:08 AM
Feh, I've seen stranger. To wit: there's one country in northern Europe where the wedding cake is a gigantic deep-fried cookie shaped like a tree!
Posted by Laser Potato, in the kitchen with the lead pipe  on  Wed Mar 09, 2005  at  12:10 PM
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