What We Loved This Week, Oct. 2 – 8

Published October 7, 2016
Updated October 6, 2016

Vintage Snake Charming Photos From Early 20th Century Circuses

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If you loathe and/or fear snakes, then photos like these are surely more than you can bear. And if you’re fascinated by snakes — or at least by outlandish circus performances — then photos like these are exactly your cup of tea. But, either way, you’ve got to admit that snake charming at this level is quite a feat.

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Female Snake Charmer

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Female Snake Charmers

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Life Inside The Most Crowded City On Earth

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NOEL CELIS/AFP/Getty ImagesA father and son on a makeshift styrofoam boat paddle through the Pasig River.

Life inside Manila, Philippines is incredibly cramped. More than 1.78 million people call the Filipino capital home, however tight a fit it is: Indeed, this city holds 110,000 people per square mile, making Manila the most densely populated major city on Earth.

These surreal photos show you what life is like inside Manila’s borders.

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Paula Bronstein/Getty ImagesMothers and their newborns share space on a single bed after giving birth.

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NOEL CELIS/AFP/Getty ImagesPeople sleep on the steps inside the Quezon City jail.

John Kuroski
John Kuroski is the editorial director of All That's Interesting. He graduated from New York University with a degree in history, earning a place in the Phi Alpha Theta honor society for history students. An editor at All That's Interesting since 2015, his areas of interest include modern history and true crime.