Not wanting to be the oddball, Sports Illustrated's 2009 Swimsuit Issue has a body paint section. Model Brooklyn Decker
was photographed by Randall Grant on location in Grenada with the map
of the world used as the artwork for her bodypaint.
Before the year ends, we're doing a "Top Shocking 2009" list. Where we
bring you back and forth this year on what we considered awesome but
Larry Hester has a condition called retinitis pigmentosa, which means he's blind. In September, Larry had a bionic eye stimulator implanted in his left eye. A month later, when it was turned on, Larry was able to see different levels of light. He's finally able to see. Read more