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Why do I love this shot? I love the angle of Obama’s, then Kennedy’s head combined with the angle at which Obama in the photo holds his daughter AND the little Pete Souza in the mirror. That’s beyond the all-too-obvious ploy in defense of Washington — about austerity (pass the chips, Mitch!) and bipartisanship/breaking bread.
(credit: Pete Souza/Official White House Photo caption: President Barack Obama has lunch with members of the Congressional Leadership in the Oval Office Private Dining Room, May 16, 2012. The President served hoagies from Taylor Gourmet, which he purchased after a small business roundtable earlier in the day. Seated, clockwise from the President, are: Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, and House Speaker John Boehner.)
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