On 4 May, The Carter Center released a photo which showed Joe and Jill Biden with erm… Lilliputtians Jimmy Carter (96) and his wife Rosalynn (93).
Yes, we know old people shrink. But seriously?
Luckily Auntie Beeb (the BBC) is on hand to rush to tell us it’s simply the result of the photographer using a wide-angled lens. And we trust them, right?
Well even if it is, hopefully it wakes up a few sheeple into realising how images are increasingly manipulated.
But it does beggar the question (or four):
• Who on earth allowed this ridiculous photo to be published?
• Why did they feel the need to turn the Biden’s into giants?
• What was the “opportunity” in this photo opportunity?
• Who was the photographer? Anyone?
Thankfully, it’s given us all a good laugh when we sorely need one. Humour is the best medicine, folks.
And with that, I’ll leave you with one: