Phallic symbol is just the tip of the iceberg

Good heavens! Global warming is having some unexpected effects on icebergs.

Not only do they seem to float like clouds above the sea, but they lie in wait for unsuspecting boats, pretending to be lamb chops:

As if that weren’t enough, they have sharp teeth. Watch out for those fangs!

Perhaps they belong to this melting face. And – oh goodness! – is that his torso there too, or just an arm waving good-bye as he slowly and majestically disappears into the sea?

And finally … OMG! Can this really be a floating phallus? A penice, if you like? Looks like you’ve got a bit of frostbite there, buddy!

Apparently, this iceberg was snapped by professional photographer Andy Rouse in the Bransfield Strait.

I don’t know about you – but I think Mother Nature is trying to tell us something!

12 responses

  1. SirPe

    Hahahaha! Now if this doesn’t become your new most-read post, I don’t know what will ;-).


    September 18, 2008 at 09:44

  2. Oh good golly Miss molly!
    Hmmm.Umm Ahhh…
    I am lost for words…Lol! *wink*


    September 18, 2008 at 09:56

  3. Mother of the cousins

    goodness gracious me, my sister posting such a thing!


    September 18, 2008 at 14:45

  4. Those are neat pictures! But yes, frostbite would definitely be a problem in the last one. hee hee.


    September 18, 2008 at 15:10

  5. Meg

    This is my first visit here and this is what I see.

    I like it!


    September 18, 2008 at 16:56

  6. ladyfi

    Welcome Meg – thanks for stopping by.

    Mother of cousins: Yes, I am a bit of a shocker.. and BTW, don’t tell Mum and Dad, will you? IT’s our little secret…

    Lacey: Heavens above! i was nearly rendered speechless myself..


    September 18, 2008 at 17:29

  7. Bah. It takes alot more for me to be shocked…but then again…I’m Swedish.. 😉


    September 18, 2008 at 17:35

  8. Kata

    Bad news, sis, Mum has already received the link to your blog, and actually she would laugh!!! it’s Dad who would be embarrassed!!
    I had a good laugh and of course, the heading will encourage us all to read it. The pictures are amazing- just the beautiful colours. Having said that, I am happy to keep memories of snow,blizzards, and sleet in the memory bank and not the current experience bank. But I am sure a trip to Antarctica would be absolutely amazing and apparently the wildlife is amazing. Better win Lotto first………..


    September 19, 2008 at 10:41

  9. Amazing pictures. Are you sure that last picture wasn’t Photoshopped? Too funny!


    September 19, 2008 at 14:56

  10. ladyfi

    Oh – you Swedes, so cool, so unshockable…

    Kata – Yes, guess Mum would find it amusing!

    DVM’s wife: It certainly looks as if it might be photoshopped, doesn’t it? A little online research showed lots of papers carrying the photo and attributing it to Andrew Rouse … so I’m not sure…


    September 19, 2008 at 17:36

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  12. What great shots! That last picture you really need to guard it is fantastic!


    July 21, 2009 at 03:06

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