41 Weird Photos From History That Show Just How Weird We Have Always Been

We have always been weird. Just take a look.

1. A police officer judges an ankle competition in London (1930)

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2. A professional “rat catcher” showing off his kill. Rat catchers would scour the sewers of Europe and receive money for each rat they killed (1904)

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3. Women painting their legs to make it appear that they were wearing stockings (1942)

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4. The day Sweden switched which side of the road they drive on (1967)

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5. Members of the Seattle Tubing Society relax on a warm afternoon (1953)

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6. A maintenance crew loads 5 megabytes of memory into a Pan am Aircraft (1956)

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7. A man testing a prototype football helmet (1912)

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8. Batman on elephant (1967)

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9. Nazis singing outside of Jewish art shops to encourage Germans to boycott the shops (1933)

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10. “People Scooper” for cars (1920s)

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11. A “Punt Gun” which was used to hunt waterfowl – it was banned for being too effective (1800s)

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12. A brewery in England delivering kegs of beer on Spitfires to troops fighting in Normandy June 1944

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13. War orphaned Vietnamese babies are flown to LAX (April 12, 1975)

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14. Alfred Hitchcock serving tea to the MGM Lion (1957)

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15. Exercise machine designed to “roll the fat” out of legs (1936)

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