09/08/2012 10:30 am ET | Updated Sep 08, 2012

Photos Of The Week

American author Ursula K. Le Guin once famously said: “What sane person could live in this world and not be crazy?” We tip our hats to Madam Le Guin and bring to you some of the most insanely fascinating photos from around the world.

This week in pictures: Badass brides in Romania, fire-walkers in China, body-painters in South Korea, and a disgruntled Russian polar bear taken into police custody.

Check them out below and vote for your favorite.

Photos Of The Week