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Intentionally turning up in the background of other people's photographs with the goal of ruining them now has a name: Photobombing.

Posted on May 6, 2008, at 1:48 p.m. ET

I do this daily, unintentionally, walking along Canal Street to work, but the art of the photobomber is appearing in the background at just the right moment and with just the right face.

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