Medieval monks probably played up the association between Glastonbury and King Arthur, presumably so they could get some of that sweet, sweet pilgrim trade. I love these scumbag monks.
This morning let’s look across the pond to Cornwall, which is currently in an uproar over whether additions to a site long associated with King Arthur—including a rock carving of Merlin’s bearded, sleeping mug—amount to unnecessary, tacky “Disneyfication.”
Slimmed thighs, whittled waists, smoothed skin: Digitally altered women were de rigueur in the 00s. There were many, many Photoshop Of Horrors images to choose from, but these are the 15 most egregious examples of image retouching in this decade.