Plankers, 2012Two young men pose for a photo {quote}planking{quote} a beached fin whale in Ocean View in Norfolk, Va., on Tuesday, February 21, 2012. Though the Virginia Aquarium & Marine Science Center released a statement asking the public to stay away from the beached whale until a necropsy could be performed and the animal could be disposed of, some people couldn't resist.

Plankers, 2012 

Two young men pose for a photo "planking" a beached fin whale in Ocean View in Norfolk, Va., on Tuesday, February 21, 2012. Though the Virginia Aquarium & Marine Science Center released a statement asking the public to stay away from the beached whale until a necropsy could be performed and the animal could be disposed of, some people couldn't resist.  

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