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The Portraits and the Obama Reality Distortion Field

Published by Front Page Mag

By Daniel Greenfield

Federal portraits often aren’t that great. There’s plenty of evidence of that all around Washington D.C. And famous people are surprisingly hard to paint. There are plenty of strikingly different portraits of George Washington. So the normal response to the Obama portraits would be a shrug, and maybe a few jokes if you don’t like them. And maybe even if you do.

But the Obamas are the center of the most delusional cult of personality that the media has yet spawned. And so we get bizarre pieces like these.

Philip Kennicott / Washington Post: The Obamas’ portraits are not what you’d expect and that’s why they’re great

Tim Teeman / The Daily Beast: – Michelle Obama’s Portrait Isn’t a Photograph. Get Over It

Really, do we actually have to do this?

Obama’s robot in Disney’s Hall of Presidents isn’t a phone either. And he looks ridiculous.

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