Montana Outdoors

August 25, 2014

Lemon Meringue Shark

Filed under: Humor — Tags: — montucky @ 10:00 pm

Lemon meringue shark

And another fun guy:

Tree fungus

(This one looks to me like some kind of confectionery concoction.)

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  1. 🙂

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    Comment by Malcolm R. Campbell — August 25, 2014 @ 10:40 pm

  2. That got me smiling!

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    Comment by wordsfromanneli — August 25, 2014 @ 10:43 pm

  3. I love the sense of humor…There is just not enough whimsy in the world.

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    Comment by Charlie@Seattle Trekker — August 25, 2014 @ 10:49 pm

  4. Ooooh, baked Alaska!! Or maybe not?? Lovely photos! Very fun guys! 🙂

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    Comment by Jo Woolf — August 26, 2014 @ 1:22 am

  5. I wonder if they’re sweating or dew covered. I’m beginning to think that mushrooms can take on just about any shape imaginable.

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    Comment by New Hampshire Garden Solutions — August 26, 2014 @ 4:35 am

    • I’m not sure if that was dew or perhaps a short local rain. Either way there seemed to be a lot of water drops on them!

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      Comment by montucky — August 26, 2014 @ 8:58 pm

  6. The way the raindrops are sitting on the surface, it’s clear how smooth and “tight” it is. The shark image is so cute — looking at mushrooms in your world’s like looking at clouds. Most of the time, we only get fairy ring mushrooms in the lawns. It takes a trip to the woods to find some variety. As for the lemon meringue — if I could get my meringues to look that good, I’d be happy!

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    Comment by shoreacres — August 26, 2014 @ 6:31 am

    • Yes, these are quite dense, and very plentiful in the deep canyon where the sun is only a casual visitor. The forest there is old growth too, which provides lots of dead trees for fungi sustenance.

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      Comment by montucky — August 26, 2014 @ 9:00 pm

  7. Mushrooms are fascinating “creatures.” Your photos make me think I can reach out and touch them. Wonderful.

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    Comment by Teresa Evangeline — August 26, 2014 @ 6:36 am

    • They sure are. There are so many species and all shapes and sizes. These are quite large ones, about the size of dinner plates.

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      Comment by montucky — August 26, 2014 @ 9:01 pm

  8. Ha! Montucky, I love the way you look at all aspects of nature. These cracked me up. 😀

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    Comment by Mama's Empty Nest — August 26, 2014 @ 6:59 am

    • Well, I’m pretty sure that Mother Nature has a sense of humor.

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      Comment by montucky — August 26, 2014 @ 9:02 pm

  9. hehehe

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    Comment by zannyro — August 26, 2014 @ 8:30 pm

  10. It sure does look like a shark but I bet it doesn’t taste like lemon meringue nor would you want to try it.

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    Comment by Candace — August 27, 2014 @ 3:32 am

    • I don’t know if that one is edible or not, but I’d bet it wouldn’t taste like meringue!

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      Comment by montucky — August 27, 2014 @ 9:12 am

  11. The first photo became my favourite … It looks like some kind of prehistoric creature … // Maria 🙂

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    Comment by mariayarri — August 27, 2014 @ 6:10 pm

    • It does look like a creature. The imagination dictates which one.

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      Comment by montucky — August 27, 2014 @ 7:49 pm

  12. Great finding and excellent selected photos. 🙂

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    Comment by Sartenada — August 29, 2014 @ 3:50 am

  13. The title of your post takes the cake when it comes to a confectionary metaphor.

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    Comment by Steve Schwartzman — August 31, 2014 @ 3:43 pm


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