Straight Dope Message Board Portrait Gallery


As you may have noticed, the members of the Straight Dope Message Board seem interested in seeing pictures of their fellow board members (as you can tell by the many discussions on the topic). This site can serve as a portrait gallery for those who would like to share a visual aperçu of themselves with their fellow posters. You can have your own picture here too!

gallery On to the portrait gallery!


How to send in a photo

To have your photo here, send an e-mail to with the picture and your SDMB username. Or send a Private Message at the board to Arnold Winkelried with a link to your photo. Include at least these things: a link to your SDMB Profile, the date the picture was taken, and a caption (description) of the photo. The general guidelines (these are not hard and fast rules) are:

Straight Dope Message Board Flickr group

There is a Flickr group for Straight Dope Message Board members: SDMB meets Flickr. It is managed by Zyada and rjk. If you have a Flickr account and post pictures to your account, there’s a button on each picture that allows you to post a picture to a group’s pool. That’s all you have to do.

Hey Flickerites!

Previous message board discussions including member photos

These threads have links to photos, but unfortunately, as is often the case, many of the links inside the threads are broken now.

What did you look like in high school? (May 2010)
Yet ANOTHER picture thread? Trying to revive an online Portrait Gallery (November 2009)
Doper picture thread - Halloween edition (November 2009)
Picture thread! (July 2009)
Yet another Doper Picture Thread. (June 2009)
Post a picture of your.....SHADOW! (March 2009)
Yet Another Photo Thread? (February 2009)
A Picture Thread: Before & After Make-up, Or Other Things (January 2009)
The Party Clothes Picture Thread (December 2008)
SDMB Anonymous photos: Take a photo of your tongue. (December 2008)
SDMB anonymous photos: Take a photo of your feet. (December 2008)
SDMB anonymous photos: Take a picture of your hands. (November 2008)
Doper prom picture thread (October 2008)
Doper SFW Picture Thread (September 2008)
Doper NSFW Picture Thread (September 2008)
Another doper photo thread. (August 2008)
Post a photo...of your FEET. (August 2008)
Doper Ancestor Picture Thread (June 2008)
Doper Picture Thread (April 2008)
A Picture MMP {My First MMP} (November 2007)
The SDMB, DRUNK picture thread. (August 2007)
SDMB Picture Thread (August 2007)
Share a photo of yourself and a parent at the same age! (November 2006)
Official Picture Thread of the Straight Dope (June 2006)
This is a picture of me too! (June 2006)
This is a picture of me (June 2006)
Is my picture anywhere on the internet??? (April 2006)
The unflattering photo thread. (February 2006)
The Chrismukkah Picture Thread (December 2005)
What? Yet another Doper picture thread? (Then & Now) (October 2005)
Your worst childhood photo. (March 2005)
Another Doper Photo thread. . . (February 2005)
Methinks it's time for another SDMB picture thread (September 2004)
What Doper’s picture would you most like to see, but haven’t? (September 2004)
A more fun picture thread: Photoshop yourself into pop-culture (July 2004)
I want to know what you look like- Post your photo! (June 2004)
The Great Big Straight Dope PICTURE Thread (July 2002)
The Unofficial Straight Dope Members Picture Pages (June 2002)
I wanna see pictures! (June 2002)