23 January 2010
This is certainly a remarkable body modification (click to enlarge photo).
I couldn't bring myself to track down the backstory at the sites watermarked on the photo, but as best I can tell from reading the discussion thread at Reddit, this is a Pyrex plug; presumably refraction of transmitted light explains the visualization of both top and bottom teeth through the plug.
Update: While I was writing this post, I kept thinking that this modification reminded me of something, but I couldn't remember what it was. Last night it came to me - the "Futches Reich" postal forgery produced during WWII for Operation Cornflakes (third stamp below, click to enlarge):
website on propaganda and espionage philately.
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