GATES OF VIENNA has the fascinating story related to this photo (and an interview!):
See ALL THINGS BEAUTIFUL for an explanation of this one (which needs no explanation, really...):
And, then there's this one... (that's Michael Jackson in the burkha-like thingy)
APRIL FOOL'S !
(Except that at least one of the above is a true representation of reality. Can you guess which one?)
UPDATE: Oh, dear! Another April Fool's day conversion? You'll have to go check to see if its true or not!