This blog by mikl-em (I played Sugarchurch) features Stuff about carnival sideshows, the 1800's to 1930’s, Vaudeville, clowns, freaks, silent film, or whatever else seems to fit.
We all make faces, sometimes on purpose, sometimes even unaware that we do it. But in Bilbao, Spain making faces is art! To prove this, here are the photographs of some of the competitors in the “Concurso de Feos” (Ugly Competition), organised by the Txosna Moskotarrak as a part of the Aste Nagusia (Great Week) fiestas in Bilbao. (Photos: Vincent West/Reuters)