May 30, 2010

W. Thelwall Thomas and friends


The Welsh may have some fucked up ideas about spelling, but they sure do know how to wear a hat.

Wales
1882, photographer John Thomas
from Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru

8 comments:

Ms. Moon said...

I'm just going to say it- that's some weird shit there.

Steph(anie) said...

Them's some HATS.

Another for the Not Smiling category.

downtown guy said...

Yeah, how can you wear hats like that and not crack a smile? The ones the women are wearing, by the way, are the traditional hats of Wales.

Sarcastic Bastard said...

This is an awesome find. Love it.

Love you.

downtown guy said...

Tay asked, "Are you sure those aren't just hipsters?"

white rabbit said...

'i s a 'n draddodiadol Cymraeg beth. Gwisga t adnabod 'r gwreiddyn

white rabbit said...

Okay - I fess up. I ran previous posting (it's a traditional Welsh thing, I don't know the origin) through an English to Welsh translator. I though I'd see what happened when I ran the translation through the same translator back to Enmglish. This happened...

' I sound I go ' heartburn traditional Welsh thing. I dress tower know ' group root

Trust this clarifies matters....

downtown guy said...

That's worse than English to Japanese to English.