Fly in the ointment

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© Susan Littlefield
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Photo Info
UploadedApril 14, 2010
TakenApril 12, 2010
Exposure1/2 sec at f/13
FlashNo Flash
Focal Length60 mm
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45 responses

  • Richard Knight

    Richard Knight (Deleted) gave props (14 Apr 2010):

    Unguentine will never be the same . . .

  • Steve Baker

    Steve Baker (Deleted) gave props (14 Apr 2010):

    Now I have Stone Temple Pilots playing in my head - "Flies in the Vaseline, we are...." ;-)

  • misha otaared

    misha otaared gave props (14 Apr 2010):

    hmmm... looks like generic ointment. maybe purchased via a suspicious 'pharmacy' website. that poor fly will probably die (again) of lead poisoning.

  • Litz Go

    Litz Go gave props (14 Apr 2010):

    I could hear the fly shouting for help, lol! Love your pencil sketches (in addition to the fly stuck on it, of course)

  • Mike Olbinski

    Mike Olbinski gave props (14 Apr 2010):

    I seriously cannot believe how long this series is going on...the amount of fly references out there is insane! Well done!

  • Warren ~Mangione~

    Warren ~Mangione~ gave props (14 Apr 2010):

    This is the one I have been waiting for!!! Great job!!! I was wondering how you would do this one. LOL

  • Carol Arntsen Masiak

    Carol Arntsen Masiak gave props (14 Apr 2010):

    another fly by shooting....and hitting the target once again!

  • Regenia Brabham

    Regenia Brabham (Deleted) gave props (14 Apr 2010):

    How did I not see this one coming!! LOL!! The poor guy needs to try swimming in it. Great one Susan!

  • Eric Sayah

    Eric Sayah gave props (14 Apr 2010):

    Ssshhhh... keep it private... a shut mouth catches no flies! ; )

  • Donna Whitecotton

    Donna Whitecotton gave props (14 Apr 2010):

    I love your fly shots....they make me laugh everytime!

  • Oregon Curly

    Oregon Curly (Deleted) gave props (14 Apr 2010):

    snort guffaw !!! Let's hope it isn't an ointment that will shrink it to the size of a gnat!

  • Ann Reece

    Ann Reece   gave props (14 Apr 2010):

    Your job is done for the day ... you gave myself and all the others above our laugh for the day : ) I just love this one!!!!

  • Dhanny P

    Dhanny P (Deleted) gave props (14 Apr 2010):

    *giggles* ... good one Susan

  • Donald Garrett

    Donald Garrett gave props (14 Apr 2010):

    LOL, Susan!!! Well done

  • Judy Wanamaker

    Judy Wanamaker (Deleted) gave props (14 Apr 2010):

    LLLLLOL!! Your flies have so much personality!

  • Andrea Petersen

    Andrea Petersen gave props (14 Apr 2010):

    This is so funny ....Hilarious sense of humor you have. This is a great outlet for you on JPG to unleash your creative mind.

  • Mayette Ignacio

    Mayette Ignacio gave props (14 Apr 2010):

    is that Prep. H??? you surely crack me up, here and in the other site!! ty!!

  • Jyri Vissak

    Jyri Vissak gave props (14 Apr 2010):

    Very creative!

  • Debrah Leonard

    Debrah Leonard (Deleted) gave props (14 Apr 2010):

    the above comments have me looking for a fly swatter :0)

  • david ong

    david ong gave props (14 Apr 2010):

    hahaha didn't see this coming, Awesome!!!

  • Renee Cettie

    Renee Cettie gave props (14 Apr 2010):

    too funny!!! your illustrations are so cute!! love this one!!

  • Deja Vu

    Deja Vu (Deleted) gave props (14 Apr 2010):

    Your humor is too much...please 'salve' me!!

  • elfriede fulda

    elfriede fulda (Deleted) gave props (14 Apr 2010):

    It sure is a "Sticky" situation LOL...tough fly funny

  • peter bodigor

    peter bodigor gave props (14 Apr 2010):

    At least its not toothpaste!

  • Sonia Adam Murray

    Sonia Adam Murray gave props (14 Apr 2010):

    It seems to me as if you are stuck on the flies these days Susan!

  • Minno Ramírez Terrón

    Minno Ramírez Terrón gave props (14 Apr 2010):

    hahaha, love your factory of great ideas!!! :)

  • Michaela K.

    Michaela K. gave props (15 Apr 2010):


  • Frank Summers

    Frank Summers   gave props (15 Apr 2010):

    I had faith in you... I knew you would think of something for this one!

  • Lanis Rossi

    Lanis Rossi gave props (15 Apr 2010):

    Wonderfully funny and creative!

  • Zerina Phillip

    Zerina Phillip gave props (16 Apr 2010):

    I would love to have a copy of your book for Mothers Day..Yes you can..You are very talented.

  • eithne mythen

    eithne mythen gave props (17 Apr 2010):

    LOVE that fly sketch with the high stepping leg, so funny..

  • Karen Zimmerman

    Karen Zimmerman gave props (17 Apr 2010):

    Holy ointment! That is friggin' funny!!!!

  • Cindy Mikulski

    Cindy Mikulski gave props (17 Apr 2010):

    What a scream!!

  • JamesHarmon McQuilkin

    JamesHarmon McQuilkin   gave props (20 Apr 2010):

    Hope it's not KY Jelly!

  • Cindy Coubrough

    Cindy Coubrough gave props (6 Aug 2010):

    LOL Brilliant!

  • Debbie Smartt

    Debbie Smartt said (6 Aug 2010):

    For sure! This is great Susan! :)

  • Gregg Lefkowitz

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  • Prasanna Kundu

    Prasanna Kundu gave props (8 Aug 2010):

    Ha Ha...!!! Lolz..!!!

  • Ronnie Ginnever

    Ronnie Ginnever gave props (9 Aug 2010):

    Help, get me outta here......

  • riverS

    riverS (Deleted) gave props (14 Aug 2010):

    hahaha. great

  • eugenia vanni

    eugenia vanni gave props (19 Aug 2010):

    ahahahhahhah!!! love this :)

  • Antje Woolum

    Antje Woolum (Deleted) gave props (19 Aug 2010):

    hehehe.... :)

  • Kate Jackson

    Kate Jackson gave props (19 Aug 2010):

    Love the little arms and legs!

  • Cary Jenkins

    Cary Jenkins gave props (26 Aug 2010):

    Love it!!

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