Thursday, February 11, 2016

Puerto Vallarta, Jalisco, Mexico

It's not easy being green. Is this (a) Kermit the Frog, (b) The Grinch, (c) Mike Wazowski, (d) Shrek, (e) Señor Frog, (f) Oscar the Grouch, (g) Gumby, (h) The Incredible Hulk, or (i) none of the above? [2007]

Wednesday, February 10, 2016

Gyeongju, South Korea

It's not easy being green. Is this (a) Kermit the Frog, (b) The Grinch, (c) Mike Wazowski, (d) Shrek, (e) Señor Frog, (f) Oscar the Grouch, (g) Gumby, (h) The Incredible Hulk, or (i) none of the above? [2012]

Tuesday, February 9, 2016

New Orleans, Louisiana, USA

His fellow minions have been assembling for several weeks to get ready for today's festivities. It's Fat Tuesday, a.k.a., Mardi Gras. Lent begins tomorrow. [2011]

Monday, February 8, 2016

Marble Falls, Texas, USA

Perhaps there is no more ambiguous word in the food lexicon than BAR B QUE: How do you spell it and what does it mean? Sometimes you simply have to judge by location. Since this is Texas, you are likely to find something quite different than in North Carolina. Time to go in, man. [2015]

Sunday, February 7, 2016

Sioux Falls, South Dakota, USA

Check out that waistline. For someone carrying around a spare tire (or two), she seems awfully svelte. When it comes to the hips, though, it's a different story. [2007]

Saturday, February 6, 2016

Yulee, Florida, USA

That's not the real King Kong. He's either a pretender or the cartoon version who starred in The Mighty Kong in 1998. Like his flesh and blood relative, though, he does well selling cars. [2008]

Friday, February 5, 2016

Burlington, Vermont, USA

King Kong has been on the big screen since 1933 and has starred in a dozen films. Did you ever wonder what he did in between pictures? Here's your answer. Yes, there was a long period of unemployment after King Kong Lives debuted in 1986. [1995]