Tuesday, April 06, 2010

Panic on the streets of London

“A Lacewing Fly Spreads Consternation in Wellington Street.”

a great post on Futility Closet reproducing some images from a 1910 edition of the Strand Magazine, in which the editor pondered the likely effects of insects many times larger than their actual size.

I wonder what the Edwardian phrase for LOLZ was...

1 comment:

Vlad The Impaler said...

Two months of nothing and then... this? Seriously WTF?