WEEK IN PHOTOS: Bull Run, China Riots, Beet Cake, More

WEEK IN PHOTOS: Bull Run, China Riots, Beet Cake, More
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Washington, D.C., July 9, 2009--Panda Tai Shan celebrates his fourth birthday at the Smithsonian's National Zoo with a special cake made of frozen beet juice, fruits, and bamboo.

The massive "veggie-sicle" cake took two weeks to create, according to the zoo.
—Photograph by Mehgan Murphy, Smithsonian National Zoo
 
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