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Bag’s Take-Away/Budget End Game in Pictures (cont.):
With Bachmann, it’s always adolescent. (And that’s not a rip, it’s consistent if you watch her and listen to her.
…It’s not just a marketing strategy, either. Check out our BagOriginals photo-story from Iowa and you’ll begin to appreciate how childlike Michele is in how she operates — in this case, with full (unless you could call them like-minded) adults.
(photo: Philip Scott Andrews/The New York Times. NYT slideshow here.)
Bag’s Take-Away:Everyone getting loopy with debt ceiling circus. Here, NYT photog makes a funny (about politics of “winning the stand-off” in D.C). Get it? cajoling Obama + father of our country = “only grownup in the room.”
Bag’s Take-Away:With debt ceiling talks hanging ridiculously in the balance (did someone say: Shock Doctrine?), all eyes turn to Stock Exchange. Flag porn only confirms how much interests of America have been co-opted by Wall Street (enabled here by the visual media).
(photo: Reuters caption: Pedestrians walk past the outside of the New York Stock Exchange in New York July 25, 2011. The Democratic-led Senate and Republican-led House of Representatives consider rival plans this week to reduce the deficit and raise the debt ceiling.)