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Anatomy Text
For many of the anatomy pictures on Wikipedia, I think this is actually not far from reality. They only look all formal and professional due to careful cropping.
Title text: For many of the anatomy pictures on Wikipedia, I think this is actually not far from reality. They only look all formal and professional due to careful cropping.


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In this comic, two people are taking anatomy photos for Wikipedia in a TGI Friday's, a chain restaurant that serves American diner food. Before putting them on Wikipedia, they are "carefully cropped" to make them look professional.

The comic is speculating about how Wikipedia anatomy photos are taken and that they are probably taken under much less professional circumstances than we are led to believe.


Plate 15: Female breast
[There is a drawing of a breast, with 'breast', 'areola', and 'nipple' labeled.]
Plate 16: External female genitalia
[There is a picture of external female genitalia. 'labia majora', 'labia minora', 'clitoris', 'urethral opening', and 'vagina' are labeled.]
Voice #1: HEY!
Plate 17: External male genitalia
[There is salt, ketchup, and mustard to one side.]
Voice #2: Shit!
Voice #1: What the hell? You can't do that in here.
Voice #2: Megan, get off the table!
Voice #2: Grab the tripod!
Plate 18: Erect Penis
[The picture appears to be at an angle. Megan is running.]
Voice #1: We're calling the cops!
Voice #2: RUN!
Voice #1: TGI Friday's is a family establishment!

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This needs an incomplete flag! --Mynotoar (talk) 23:45, 15 August 2013 (UTC)

Sure it needs this tag. Only US citizens are familiar with T.G.I. Friday's, and there are much more parts which need a better explain. Help me on this!--Dgbrt (talk) 23:58, 15 August 2013 (UTC)

I am from Denmark and have only been to T.G.I. Friday's in Stockholm, Sweden and in Oslo, Norway. That apparently makes me a U.S. Citizen. When will I be getting my new passport? ;) (talk) (please sign your comments with ~~~~)

There's actually a T.G.I. Fridays in Denmark now at Højbro Plads in Copenhagen (opened in 2015) Poizan42 (talk) 09:12, 4 June 2017 (UTC)

Kind of looks like a stripper pole in the background (complete with gripping). I know it's stated to be a T.G.I. Friday's, but still. 06:19, 28 April 2014 (UTC)

WOW, T.G.I. Friday's is nearly all over Europe, but not at my home in Germany. See: File:TGIFridays_world_map.svg --Dgbrt (talk) 20:23, 28 April 2014 (UTC)

Megan surely has nice breasts.-- 14:02, 20 May 2014 (UTC)

If both Megan and Cueball are running away, who's holding the camera? (talk) (please sign your comments with ~~~~)

..the tripod. 02:36, 20 April 2015 (UTC)
the tipping tripod Jacky720 (talk) 02:17, 29 November 2016 (UTC)

I've updated the explanation. I think it's ready to have the incomplete flag removed; I'm not sure of the usual Explain procedure, but I'll take it away in a couple of days if nobody objects. Cosmogoblin (talk) 12:44, 25 May 2015 (UTC)

Is there a NSFW category? If there is, this would be in it. For sure. 625571b7-aa66-4f98-ac5c-92464cfb4ed8 (talk) 00:16, 4 May 2017 (UTC)

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