Michele Bachmann vis-a-vis Charles Manson (a fair and balanced examination)
In my last entry, I argued that Newsweek did not try to make Tea Party favorite presidential candidate Michele Bachmann look “crazy” by featuring a certain photograph of Ms. Bachmann on the latest Newsweek cover.
I attempted to support my argument by showing other, much less flattering photographs of Ms. Bachmann that most definitely make her look crazy.
The point I was trying to make was that, if Newsweek really wanted to make Michele Bachmann look crazy, they could have and would have easilly used a less flattering photograph of her.
A number of you commented that Bachmann’s eyes remind you of notorious serial killer Charlie Manson.
I don’t think that is true, but, in the spirit of fairness, I will let you judge for yourself. Michele Bachmann’s eyes look like this:
Whereas Charlie Manson’s eyes look like this:
As you can see, any similarity is entirely superficial.
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