Claim: Tourist’s last photograph is a close-up of a charging bull.
Example: [Collected on the Internet, 2003]
Subject: Digital Camera for sale
Good quality picture; good cause; interested?
I’m trying to help a good friend out by selling his digital camera, a Fuji 2500, and I’ll take whatever I can get. Sadly, he’s is the hospital now and will probably be there for a while. He needs the money to pay for medical bills.
He doesn’t have much, but this is a great camera. To show you the quality it’s capable of, attached is the last picture he took with it
Let me know if you are interested.
Origins: This item
is another case where someone has taken a genuine photograph and added a humorous (but fictitious) explanation to it.
picture comes from the Fiesta de San Fermín, a festival held every year between
Each day’s San Fermín festivities include afternoon bullfights, and at
The image shown above was taken by a photographer during the 2002 San Fermín festival and distributed by the Reuters news agency. According to a representative for Reuters, the photographer who snapped this remarkable picture was not injured in any way. (The photo was taken with a camera operated via remote control.)
Last updated: 12 October 2003