February 19, 2008

Everything Seems to be in Order Here



Well, I'll be darned. The bikini inspector is more than just the dream job of horny adolescents. It's a reality from a simpler time. This picture from 1922 shows a policeman literally measuring the amount of exposed thigh on a female bather. A small crowd seems to have gathered.

(via Shorpy the 100-year-old photo blog)

5 comments:

Diggs said...

Bikini inspector is reserved for Homer Simpson.

Lisa said...

is that the washington monument in the background?

Anonymous said...

...or are you just happy to see me?

-KD

the unbeatable kid said...

ha!

the unbeatable kid said...

it is the washington memorial.