Sandy Jump

A girl jumps off the porch of a cottage along Roy Carpenter’s Beach that was destroyed by Hurricane Sandy in Matunuck, Rhode Island October 30, 2012.

 

Bullet Blocker

Amanda Curran, 18, daughter of Bullet Blocker inventor Joe Curran, demonstrates how to use a child’s bulletproof backpack in the event of a shooting outside of Curran’s home in Billerica, Massachusetts December 19, 2012. The child’s bulletproof backpacks range in cost from $250 to $600 depending on the size of the backpack. According to Bullet Blocker Vice President of Business Operations Elmar Uy their products stop 99.9% of bullets from all handguns.

 

Patriotism on Display

Del Falls (L) marches with the Democratic Party in the Charlotte Labor Day Parade ahead of the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, North Carolina September 3, 2012.

 

Cymbal Reflect

A boy marches in the Charlotte Labor Day Parade ahead of the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, North Carolina September 3, 2012.

 

Balloon Delivery Man

A balloon delivery man laughs after noticing two police officers who were watching him pop the used balloon display in order to make it fit in his van in the Chinatown section of Boston, Massachusetts June 4, 2012.

 

Rope Swing Silhouette

People are silhouetted as they play on a rope swing over the James River in Richmond, Virginia June 21, 2012.

 

The Process

Artist Sascha Hughes-Caley who makes work based on the body, fixes her hair inside a meat locker in Providence Forge, Virginia June 23, 2012.

 

Brady Crazy

Fans call out to New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady as he walks past during the first day of Patriots Training Camp in Foxoborough, Massachusetts July 26, 2012.

 

Smelling Salts

Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning reacts on the sidelines during the second half of their NFL football game against the New England Patriots in Foxborough, Massachusetts October 7, 2012.

 

Colorful Finish

Contestants throw colored powder into the air as they celebrate their completion of the Color Run in Amesbury, Massachusetts July 28, 2012.

 

 

Jon Huntsman’s Campaign 

Jon Huntsman's Campaign

U.S. Republican presidential candidate and former Utah Governor Jon Huntsman addresses an audience during a campaign event at in Manchester, New Hampshire January 4, 2012.

 

Jon Huntsman's Campaign

U.S. Republican presidential candidate and former Utah Governor Jon Huntsman’s car is covered in dirt as it idles outside of a campaign event at a house party in Bedford, New Hampshire January 8, 2012.

 

Jon Huntsman's Campaign

U.S. Republican presidential candidate and former Utah Governor Jon Huntsman during a campaign event at Eagle Square Clock Tower in Concord, New Hampshire January 4, 2012.

 

Jon Huntsman's Campaign

Republican presidential candidate former Utah Governor Jon Huntsman at his New Hampshire primary night rally in Manchester, New Hampshire, January 10, 2012.

 

Jon Huntsman's Campaign

U.S. Republican presidential candidate and former Utah Governor Jon Huntsman and his wife, Mary Kaye, chat with voters at the Main Street Station Diner during a campaign event at in Plymouth, New Hampshire January 7, 2012.

 

Jon Huntsman's Campaign

U.S. Republican presidential candidate and former Utah Governor Jon Huntsman is surrounded by media as he departs a campaign event in Concord, New Hampshire January 6, 2012.

 

Jon Huntsman's Campaign

U.S. Republican presidential candidate and former Utah Governor Jon Huntsman (L) is reflected in the window of his car as he speaks with a reporter as his wife, Mary Kaye, (R) looks out of the window as they prepare to depart a campaign event in Portsmouth, New Hampshire January 5, 2012. REUTERS/Jessica Rinaldi (UNITED STATES)

 

Jon Huntsman's Campaign

U.S. Republican presidential candidate and former Utah Governor Jon Huntsman raises his hands to supporters gathered outside of his campaign event at Bean Towne Coffee House and Cafe in Hampstead, New Hampshire January 8, 2012.

 

Jon Huntsman's Campaign

U.S. Republican presidential candidate and former Utah Governor Jon Huntsman addresses the New England College Convention part of a campaign event in Concord, New Hampshire January 6, 2012.

 

Jon Huntsman's Campaign

U.S. Republican presidential candidate and former Utah Governor Jon Huntsman kisses eight-week-old Grace Lesperance during a campaign event at Mary’s Bakery and Cafe in Henniker, New Hampshire January 9, 2012.

 

Jon Huntsman's Campaign

U.S. Republican presidential candidate and former Utah Governor Jon Huntsman speaks to supporters during a campaign event at Bean Towne Coffee House and Cafe in Hampstead, New Hampshire January 8, 2012.

 

Jon Huntsman's Campaign

Republican presidential candidate former Utah Governor Jon Huntsman at his New Hampshire primary night rally in Manchester, New Hampshire, January 10, 2012.

 

 

Tough Mudder

Tough Mudder

Mud flies in front of a competitor as he swims through mud underneath electrified wires during the Tough Mudder at Mt. Snow in West Dover, Vermont July 15, 2012. The Tough Mudder is a nine mile endurance event which runs competitors through a military style obstacle course complete with mud, water and fire.

 

Tough Mudder

Competitors swim through mud underneath electrified wires during the Tough Mudder at Mt. Snow in West Dover, Vermont July 15, 2012. The Tough Mudder is a nine mile endurance event which runs competitors through a military style obstacle course complete with mud, water and fire.

 

Tough Mudder

in the Tough Mudder at Mt. Snow in West Dover, Vermont July 15, 2012. The Tough Mudder is a nine mile endurance event which runs competitors through a military style obstacle course complete with mud, water and fire.

 

Tough Mudder

Mud flys off of a competitors shoes as he runs out of an obstacle during the Tough Mudder at Mt. Snow in West Dover, Vermont July 15, 2012. The Tough Mudder is a nine mile endurance event which runs competitors through a military style obstacle course complete with mud, water and fire.

 

Tough Mudder

A competitor reacts after jumping into a vat of ice water during the Tough Mudder at Mt. Snow in West Dover, Vermont July 15, 2012. The Tough Mudder is a nine mile endurance event which runs competitors through a military style obstacle course complete with mud, water and fire.

 

Tough Mudder

in the Tough Mudder at Mt. Snow in West Dover, Vermont July 15, 2012. The Tough Mudder is a nine mile endurance event which runs competitors through a military style obstacle course complete with mud, water and fire.

 

Tough Mudder

Competitors work to pull a woman up an obstacle where competitors must jump to the top of a half pipe during the Tough Mudder at Mt. Snow in West Dover, Vermont July 15, 2012. The Tough Mudder is a nine mile endurance event which runs competitors through a military style obstacle course complete with mud, water and fire.

 

Tough Mudder

A competitor climbs out of a tube during the Tough Mudder at Mt. Snow in West Dover, Vermont July 15, 2012. The Tough Mudder is a nine mile endurance event which runs competitors through a military style obstacle course complete with mud, water and fire.

 

Tough Mudder

A competitor squints as he gets up after trying to run up a half pipe during the Tough Mudder at Mt. Snow in West Dover, Vermont July 15, 2012. The Tough Mudder is a nine mile endurance event which runs competitors through a military style obstacle course complete with mud, water and fire.

 

Tough Mudder

in the Tough Mudder at Mt. Snow in West Dover, Vermont July 15, 2012. The Tough Mudder is a nine mile endurance event which runs competitors through a military style obstacle course complete with mud, water and fire.

 

Tough Mudder

Competitors react as they run through electrified wires before crossing the finish line of the Tough Mudder at Mt. Snow in West Dover, Vermont July 15, 2012. The Tough Mudder is a nine mile endurance event which runs competitors through a military style obstacle course complete with mud, water and fire.

 

Tough Mudder

A competitor comforts his teammate after she made it through the last obstacle during the Tough Mudder at Mt. Snow in West Dover, Vermont July 15, 2012. The Tough Mudder is a nine mile endurance event which runs competitors through a military style obstacle course complete with mud, water and fire.

 

 

Polling Place

A polling place sits empty in Somerville, Massachusetts where voter turnout is expected to be low March 6, 2012.

 

Armchair Politics

Dennis Turpin smokes a cigar as he watches the U.S. Republican presidential debate at Castro’s Back Room in Manchester, New Hampshire January 7, 2012.

 

Politics of Drought

(L-R) Farm owner Lenar Koethe, Republican presidential candidate and former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney and Secretary of Agriculture Bill Northe inspect the corn at a farm in Des Moines, Iowa August 8, 2012.