Barack Obama lookalike, Ananias Rodrigues da Silva, and Osama bin Laden lookalike, Francisco Helder Braga Fernandes, have decided to capitalise on the public mood by posing for a collection of rather amusing photos. Unfortunately, Fox News won’t get the joke, as they evidently cannot distinguish between the two.
Who will be the first lefty to condemn the “murder” of Osama bin Laden? Odds as follows: George Galloway – evens Noam Chomsky – 4/1 Glenn Greenwald – 5/1 Alex Callinicos – 9/2 Robert Fisk – 12/1 Johann Hari – 20/1 Nick Griffin – 1000/1 As David Aaranovitch observed earlier: “Hamas leader Ismail Haniya has […]
These come hours after a Fox News affiliate in California claimed “Obama Bin Laden” had been killed. Tory MP Louise Bagshawe and blogger Harry Cole have also fallen victim to this spoonerism. There’s something about the Murdoch media empire today. Hat-tip: Ben Archibald and Jon Slattery
Scrapbook wishes that Fox News would just say what it really thinks. Hat-tip: Baller Alert