Saturday, January 26, 2013
Today in Polymorphosity
On this day in 1997, internationally renowned boxer Oscar de la Hoya ate a hotdog at a Superbowl party.
Question: How is it even vaguely possible that, despite the widespread circulation of this striking image, it took more than a decade for word to get out that he was something of a major freak? Hiding in plain sight if you ask me, and a picture that ranks right up there with the quadrennial images of people like Rick Perry and Marcus Bachmann having to deepthroat corndogs at various state fairs...