OK, so I'm not much of a big deal animal lover - in fact, if this cutie was any bigger, I might have clubbed him and turned him into a fur coat, but since he would have barely made a respectable hat, I let him go. He was a city groundhog, from Chicago, so I guess he was used to people around which is most likely why I, at two feet away, didn't deter him from his acorn nibbling. He was so engrossed in his find, he didn't notice me snapping his picture. If only he knew what having his picture taken was going to lead to.
Since I've been driving more, it allows Ed a whole lot more time to putz around on the computer. And when he has all that time on his hands, he tends to get creative. And by creative, I mean dabbling in projects worthy of old MAD magazines and bad sci-fi movies.
And with that time, this is what he did to my perfectly adorable groundhog: