"There are people in the public eye who are terrible, terrible people," explains forums poster djwetmouse. "The more they project themselves into the media, the worse they become,'til they become monsters..." Not villains, necessarily, but definitely monsters. Also, not all of these are politicians, to further drive home the point that this is a completely different concept. Before we see what the SA Goons came up with for the new and original "Media Monsters" theme, enjoy this free sample from Everdraed, whose contribution doesn't appear in this article because of a) its daunting size b) the fact that he made it for an unrelated thread c) the relative obscurity of Maggie Gallagher, National Organization for Marriage spokescreature. It will whet your appetite - for flowers! Also, images!
Russell William Thorpe
After years of being misunderstood, I had hoped we finally had "our" story. I was wrong.
He had a yellow inflatable tube around his waist, the kind with a comical duck head. There was a tiny fish in one of his hands, and a trident in the other. In the background a squirrel wearing shades was water skiing.
For fans of meaningless awards, these awards are extra meaningless.
Photoshop Phriday showcases the tremendous image manipulation talents of the Something Awful Forum Goons. Each week they tackle a new theme, parodying movies, video games, comics, history, and anything else you can think of. If you want in on the action, join us on the Something Awful Forums!