Consider, if you will, how easy it is to turn two popular culture icons, considered by many to be among the most attractive celebrities in America, into monsters. How thin is the line between what we consider 'beautiful' and 'freakish?' Find out for yourself. Please click and drag on Tom's or Claudia's face.

(If you had a Java-capable browser, you'd see a really cool applet here.)

AlexWarp applet by Alex Rosen -

Freak Essay