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Sep '18

Getting Cozy With The Colonel

SUBMITTED BY: Peter Koziell   LOCATION: Louisville, Kentucky (2018) At the Louisville Visitor Center, you can rub shoulders with Kentucky Fried Chicken frontman Colonel Sanders and tell him your innermost feelings. Whatever it takes to learn KFC’s 11 secret herbs and spices. (Peter Koziell is a photojournalist, documentary filmmaker, antique car enthusiast and co-founder of […]

Nov '15

Selfie Central

SUBMITTED BY: David Meerman Scott   LOCATION: Moscow, Russia (2015) Sometimes you just can’t resist the obvious! (David Meerman Scott, author of The New Rules of Marketing & PR, is widely regarded as a Social Media Pharaoh)  

Aug '12

Gator Appetizers at Happy Hour

SUBMITTED BY: Ari G.   LOCATION: Seaside Heights, New Jersey (2012) When Curly Fries, Fried Pickles or Salt Water Taffy won’t do… there’s a snack for every kind of customer strolling the Jersey boardwalks. (Ari G. is a New Hampshire fifth grader who recently won the Sphinx Rodeo).

Mar '12

Two Dimensional Boyfriend

SUBMITTED BY: Noelle Boc   LOCATION: Rumney, NH (2012) At Plain Jane’s Diner, James Dean is just waiting to be swept off his feet by the right woman. And given that he weighs about 9 ounces, it’s not a tough task. (Noelle Boc, a.k.a. “The Kissing Librarian,” most recently locked lips with a Giant Fish.)

Feb '11

Killer Rabbit: Does Wall Drug live up to the hype?

Tweet SUBMITTED BY: Adriana Perez  LOCATION: Wall, South Dakota (2011) Anyone who’s ventured on a cross-country trip to find themselves, has likely found at least a hokey billboard teasing Wall Drug. The tourist mecca is about 75 miles from Mount Rushmore, but it hypes itself as a coming attraction from hundreds of miles away. Some […]

Feb '11

Rockin’ out at the Hard Rock

SUBMITTED BY: Susan Mills    LOCATION: Baltimore, Maryland (2008) Susan says she’s channeling Alice Cooper and Wayne Campbell (aka Mike Myers) from “Wayne’s World.”  Looks like from the classy finger posturing, she’s also channeling Lady Gaga.

May '10

Would you like some bullets with those chicken fajitas?

SUBMITTED BY: Wendy and David LOCATION: Cancun, Mexico (mid-1990s) If a Mexican restaurant in the United States ever tried to set up this photo booth, they’d be suffocated by protestors railing about ethnic stereotypes and/or illegal immigration policies. In Mexico, however, anything goes. After a few tequilas, the Gringos will dress up in any costumes […]