Below: 144 of my most popular photos, as determined by Flickr’s “interestingness” algorithm. Encoded in the way they are arranged are seven secret words that together spell out the first sentence of my review of Southland Tales. Can you guess it?

VertigoMarktkirche WiesbadenTHE ARKAbu 14th StreetHarryhausen CyclopsThe Silver SurferShakedown StreetSlave to the LightESB Fog #1Roach #3To Serve and Bash Your Head InDer kleine Muckjonmc, DaShivAt the BandshellBacon42nd StreetWiesbaden WeihnachtsmarktDZ Bank #2Pnk RsesBruce SpringsteenSushi BoxThe Paramount BuildingTemple of the JaguarFall on FifthPirate BootyDeposit LoungeA Better Mouse TrapMax Liebermann's Flowers #9Reichtags-KuppelYou Are BeautifulFire BushCrispy SquidVermont CheeseHarryhausen SkeletonsCreepy SausageBurg EltzChoke on thisEverybody's Crazy for MoleskineThe Monsters Mourn Their Fallen BrotherFlatiron of AstoriaDer RömerSocrates Sculpture GardenFractal FloretsMardi Gras IndiansAlien MadonnaLiberty SunsetSaks... and CompanyJersey SunsetWe'll Have to See Your Wall Crawling PermitThe Loose Marbles #5Temple IVBratwurst mit PommesMedia CenterDer deutsche Wald im SchneeregenDead Baby BirdKochbrunnenAstoria Sports & FitnessRoosevelt IslandBlisteramaWhole FoodsFrench ConnectionSugar MagnoliaBubble HouseNicole KidmanManhattan Municipal BuildingWTCBWDown with Disease Glowstick WarHersheyMobileSherry Netherland ReflectionClone of the ClonesBridgesSchloss FreudenbergThe Truth About AstoriaFive EggsManhattan Panorama, March 2001Writers' RetreatMud CityColossus of Long Island CityAstoria ArtBeauty and the BugAphelandra sinclairiana.Sparrows on Rice #1MarinesUnion SquareSushi BoxRaptors over CharlottenburgRoach #1Murder on the East RiverBlue Screen of DeathKollwitzplatzCentral Park South #4Chocolate MushroomsAnd Beyond, Infinity (2)SripraphaiBellagioThe Tulip ThiefTarantula, SquashedButcheredRandom DrunksThe Loose Marbles #6Lola RenntHot DogA Tree Grows in Astoria...FussgängerzoneThe Infamous Cochon de Lait Po BoyDown with Disease Glowstick WarMidtown Sunset (from Water Taxi Beach)Steamed LobsterDarth Bush