When you step back to think about it, a lot of wedding traditions are pretty weird. Take the tossing of the bouquet, for example. Hundreds of years ago, women believed that a bride’s dress was lucky, so they’d literally tear the gown to pieces as soon as she left the church. Throwing the bouquet was a diversionary tactic, so the bride could escape while the hoard of women lunged for the flowers.
Now, the tradition has evolved to a pageant-like showcase where apathetic single ladies gather around to catch the bouquet to thereby, find their soul mate and live happily ever after.
An anonymous Australian artist is subverting tradition by using Photoshop to swap out bridal bouquets for cats: