Michele Bachmann, when she turns her head toward the cameras and brandishes her pearls and her ageless, unblemished neckline and her perfect suburban orthodontics in an attempt to reassure the unbeliever of her non-threateningness, is one of the scariest sights in the entire American cultural tableau. She's trying to look like June Cleaver, but she actually looks like the T2 skeleton posing for a passport photo.
Wednesday, June 22, 2011
Quote of the Day: Passport photo
Matt Taibbi's excellent RS article about the danger of underestimating Michelle Bachmann, includes this burned-on-your-retina image: