Not sure if National Geographic will agree, but that’s arguably the nature photograph of the year. This came from the New York news website Gothamist, which reports that it was taken by someone named Chelsea Williams at a restaurant called Samurai Mama in Williamsburg. That’s all we know at the moment. Maybe that is all we can ever know.
He’s probably there to visit Peter Dinklage or some other famous local, but I like the idea that he’s come to New York to fight crime, the way he did earlier this year in Japan. Our city needs a protector right about now, if only to stop the out-of-control cartoon characters in Times Square.
Bill Murray versus Batman. Who would you bet on?