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CrispyQ Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Feb-26-10 11:48 AM
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2. Kicking & responding to come back & see what others post,
cuz I think this is an excellent idea! Consider cross-posting in the Photography forum, too.
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  -CHALLENGE TO DU: Best photo of extreme wealth and poverty in the same shot? yurbud  Feb-26-10 11:45 AM   #0 
  - Sao Paolo  Sub Atomic   Feb-26-10 11:47 AM   #1 
  - FTW - that didn't take long!  Bluebear   Feb-26-10 11:48 AM   #3 
  - that will be tough to beat! thanks!  yurbud   Feb-26-10 11:52 AM   #5 
  - Wikipedia.  Sub Atomic   Feb-26-10 11:57 AM   #7 
  - That's a GREAT view from that high-rise.  RaleighNCDUer   Feb-26-10 12:20 PM   #18 
  - those apartments on the left look  amborin   Feb-26-10 12:24 PM   #20 
  - No. It's a favela. Brazilian middle class looks like this:  Commie Pinko Dirtbag   Feb-28-10 02:44 PM   #114 
  - For all that it looks run-down, though  Occulus   Feb-26-10 02:47 PM   #46 
  - Oh, I don't know  hyphenate   Feb-27-10 05:44 PM   #101 
  - one of the 'shacks' has 3 nice cars parked in front (left, bottom corner)  Liberal_in_LA   Feb-26-10 02:54 PM   #48 
  - probably the cops.  bobbolink   Feb-27-10 02:09 PM   #94 
  - OH WOW.  Mira   Feb-27-10 11:01 AM   #76 
  - Those are some really DUMB rich folks! They didn't buy up the whole hill, and  bobbolink   Feb-27-10 01:35 PM   #88 
  - Love the stack of 'fuck you poor people' jacuzzis with the cinder block walls protecting them.  Monk06   Feb-28-10 02:13 AM   #111 
  - Kicking & responding to come back & see what others post,  CrispyQ   Feb-26-10 11:48 AM   #2 
  - The person who wins, IMHO, is the one who shows the slums of DC  joeybee12   Feb-26-10 11:48 AM   #4 
  - ouch! that would probably be good.  yurbud   Feb-26-10 11:53 AM   #6 
     - I have seen that photo, but can't recall where...I should google and win! n/t  joeybee12   Feb-26-10 11:58 AM   #8 
  - I'm at work and can't post pics, but I believe there was a photo  sufrommich   Feb-26-10 11:59 AM   #9 
  - find it when you get home!  yurbud   Feb-26-10 12:29 PM   #26 
  - Post 22 -  HughBeaumont   Feb-26-10 12:30 PM   #27 
  - That's the one. Thanks. nt  sufrommich   Feb-26-10 05:04 PM   #64 
  - I recall that one well, but those women weren't in dire poverty.  pnorman   Feb-26-10 10:00 PM   #72 
  - The Fashionable People or The Critic  eyeofdelphi   Mar-01-10 02:39 AM   #122 
  - Not as good as San Paulo  democrat_patriot   Feb-26-10 12:02 PM   #10 
  - that would be great if the rich houses were finished and landscaped.  yurbud   Feb-26-10 12:29 PM   #25 
  - A painting  Richard D   Feb-26-10 12:04 PM   #11 
  - that sums it up.  yurbud   Feb-26-10 12:30 PM   #28 
  - are there any lines for folding it into another image...?  dysfunctional press   Feb-28-10 01:54 AM   #108 
  - This one is limited in scope  Cirque du So-What   Feb-26-10 12:10 PM   #12 
  - ouch! good one.  yurbud   Feb-26-10 12:31 PM   #29 
  - Like the first one, stunning in in its simple eloquence. nt  blondeatlast   Feb-27-10 01:42 PM   #90 
  - Arrrow right to the heart. n/t  northofdenali   Mar-01-10 01:56 AM   #116 
  - Someone here has a sig pic and caption that is  liberalhistorian   Feb-26-10 12:11 PM   #13 
  - that would be good!  yurbud   Feb-26-10 12:31 PM   #30 
  - Depression era  LeftyFingerPop   Feb-26-10 12:11 PM   #14 
  - 1960s Photo of shacks with US Capitol Dome in background  JPZenger   Feb-26-10 12:15 PM   #15 
  - great one  yurbud   Feb-26-10 12:38 PM   #35 
  - That's the first one I thought of. Says it all. n/t  FourScore   Feb-26-10 02:52 PM   #47 
  - Wow. nt  gateley   Feb-27-10 11:25 AM   #79 
  - Go get yourself some cheap sunglasses  demwing   Feb-26-10 12:17 PM   #16 
  - You smell fabulous!  demwing   Feb-26-10 01:03 PM   #39 
  - Bag Lady  demwing   Feb-26-10 01:20 PM   #43 
  - There was a photo my father took  spinbaby   Feb-26-10 12:18 PM   #17 
  - Sounds like that photo essentially tells the story of mankind.  RagAss   Feb-27-10 05:50 PM   #102 
  - Its an old one, circa 1938, but its got the Capitol  Libertas1776   Feb-26-10 12:23 PM   #19 
  - dead link for image  yurbud   Feb-26-10 12:37 PM   #34 
     - ...  Libertas1776   Feb-26-10 01:02 PM   #38 
        - thanks!  yurbud   Feb-27-10 12:48 PM   #83 
  - Here is one that picks up on the theme  JCMach1   Feb-26-10 12:27 PM   #21 
  - that inspires a whole different theme: shanty towns made with corporate branded boxes  yurbud   Feb-26-10 12:28 PM   #23 
     - True... this was Nepal...  JCMach1   Feb-26-10 12:32 PM   #31 
     - That would make a great photoshop project!  bobbolink   Feb-27-10 02:20 PM   #95 
  - Who can forget this classic from WeeGee - "The Critic"  HughBeaumont   Feb-26-10 12:28 PM   #22 
  - So it's staged? That's disappointing...  gmoney   Feb-26-10 05:12 PM   #67 
  - The first woman looks like the Chimp in drag  XemaSab   Feb-27-10 01:58 PM   #92 
     - Old money; no doubt probably a distant relative to the Shrub.  HughBeaumont   Feb-27-10 02:31 PM   #97 
  - Caracas, Venezuela  MineralMan   Feb-26-10 12:29 PM   #24 
  - that's a good one  yurbud   Feb-26-10 12:33 PM   #32 
  - Dear god! nt  Tim01   Feb-26-10 12:41 PM   #36 
  - That one gets my vote. nt  skipos   Feb-26-10 01:44 PM   #44 
  - oh my  dana_b   Feb-27-10 11:08 AM   #77 
  - Highways make good walls.  hunter   Feb-27-10 11:20 AM   #78 
  - Not a photo, but Google "Slum Tour"  MineralMan   Feb-26-10 12:37 PM   #33 
  - 'just love me brother'  bigtree   Feb-26-10 12:45 PM   #37 
  - Faris Odeh  Supersedeas   Feb-26-10 01:05 PM   #40 
  - dead link for image  yurbud   Feb-26-10 04:57 PM   #57 
  - The original Hooverville, Seattle, 1937  Generic Other   Feb-26-10 01:07 PM   #41 
  - Unemployed capitalist sells apples on Wall Street  Generic Other   Feb-26-10 01:11 PM   #42 
  - I'm from Portland, so that's close to home.  yurbud   Feb-26-10 04:58 PM   #58 
  - LA, Chicago, NYC, Dallas, Houston, Philly, Baltimore, and exhibit A: D.C. nt  Union Yes   Feb-26-10 02:03 PM   #45 
  - The Detroit/Grosse Pointe border.  Barack_America   Feb-26-10 03:01 PM   #49 
  - the Detroit side looks like Hiroshima or something  yurbud   Feb-26-10 04:59 PM   #59 
  - I don't have a picture but this is a great thread. - n/t  Jim__   Feb-26-10 03:06 PM   #50 
  - Reminds me of this video.  rug   Feb-26-10 03:16 PM   #51 
  - wow. the part when the train was gone really got me.  yurbud   Feb-26-10 05:02 PM   #60 
  - Wow. nt  TeeYiYi   Feb-27-10 12:03 PM   #80 
  - Not a photo, but here;s something I found on DU a while back:  pnorman   Feb-26-10 03:19 PM   #52 
  - Also not a photo:  pnorman   Feb-26-10 03:38 PM   #54 
  - Did you put that together?  yurbud   Feb-26-10 05:07 PM   #66 
     - Yes. I came across that photo in a series on child labor in the US that I had found on the internet.  pnorman   Feb-26-10 09:53 PM   #71 
        - no problem  yurbud   Feb-27-10 01:18 PM   #86 
  - that's great!  yurbud   Feb-26-10 05:04 PM   #65 
  - Not as god as Sao Paulo,but here is US/Mexico:  tekisui   Feb-26-10 03:20 PM   #53 
  - which side is which?  yurbud   Feb-26-10 05:04 PM   #63 
     - San Diego County on the left, Tijuana, Baja California, Mexico on the right.  begin_within   Feb-28-10 12:50 AM   #106 
  - The Critic - Weegee  REP   Feb-26-10 03:39 PM   #55 
  - someone should do an update of this. Maybe several.  yurbud   Feb-26-10 05:03 PM   #62 
  - staged... see post upthread  gmoney   Feb-26-10 05:14 PM   #68 
     - Crap, didn't see it was already posted! I'll go with "great minds" instead "bad eyes"  REP   Feb-26-10 05:34 PM   #70 
  - Mumbai:  Arugula Latte   Feb-26-10 03:43 PM   #56 
  - that's good  yurbud   Feb-26-10 05:02 PM   #61 
  - The Bu$hes in NOLA post-Katrina  DemoTex   Feb-26-10 05:23 PM   #69 
  - Someone got the Brazil one pretty fast  Juche   Feb-26-10 10:19 PM   #73 
  - Not a photo  ChaoticSilly   Feb-26-10 10:32 PM   #74 
  - Those are really good! nt  gateley   Feb-27-10 12:29 PM   #81 
     - Thanks! nt  ChaoticSilly   Feb-28-10 12:42 AM   #105 
        - What tools did you use?  Occulus   Mar-01-10 03:21 AM   #123 
  - Just one state.  northofdenali   Feb-27-10 10:12 AM   #75 
  - I wonder if a lot of states wouldn't look like that since rural areas are a handful of farmers and a  yurbud   Feb-27-10 12:50 PM   #84 
  - Most of the red rural areas you see are Native Alaskan areas.  northofdenali   Mar-01-10 01:53 AM   #115 
  - i don't think too many people would consider $43,720/yr. to be "wealthy" though...  dysfunctional press   Feb-28-10 02:00 AM   #109 
  - That's "per person" so double it for a a husband//wife.  northofdenali   Mar-01-10 02:06 AM   #121 
  - i don't think too many people would consider $43,720/yr. to be "wealthy" though...  dysfunctional press   Feb-28-10 02:00 AM   #110 
  - Delete - Picture already submitted  Contrary1   Feb-27-10 12:46 PM   #82 
  - The Bonus Army, 1932  stevedeshazer   Feb-27-10 01:10 PM   #85 
  - two  eleny   Feb-27-10 01:31 PM   #87 
  - Thank you very much, eleny, especially for that top one!  bobbolink   Feb-27-10 02:03 PM   #93 
  - nope  eleny   Feb-27-10 04:17 PM   #98 
     - You've been listening to Mario?  bobbolink   Feb-27-10 05:18 PM   #99 
        - I try not to listen!  eleny   Feb-27-10 06:02 PM   #103 
  - good one  yurbud   Mar-01-10 02:01 AM   #119 
  - .  Blue-Jay   Feb-27-10 01:37 PM   #89 
  - Manilla, Phillipines...  Yurovsky   Feb-27-10 01:45 PM   #91 
  - ...  undeterred   Feb-27-10 02:26 PM   #96 
  - good but sad  yurbud   Mar-01-10 02:04 AM   #120 
  - This thread was a really good thing you did. I like it a lot, see that others do too  catzies   Feb-27-10 05:40 PM   #100 
  - thanks  yurbud   Mar-01-10 01:59 AM   #118 
  - Terrific thread  tkmorris   Feb-27-10 06:26 PM   #104 
  - kick & bookmark  tosh   Feb-28-10 01:49 AM   #107 
  - Mexico City  change_notfinetuning   Feb-28-10 02:45 AM   #112 
  - that's pretty good. Have it in a higher resolution?  yurbud   Mar-01-10 01:59 AM   #117 
     - I don't, but I found it Googling "rich and poor Mexico", if that's any help.  change_notfinetuning   Mar-02-10 01:12 AM   #124 
  - Here's one you'll love, if you can make it big enough to see...  bobbolink   Feb-28-10 01:57 PM   #113 
 

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