Jay Carney, Obama’s Press Secretary, and his journalist wife, Claire Shipman, met first in Moscow, and then later when both were White House correspondents. Assuming a photoshopped picture would never be on the cover of Washingtonian MOM, the soviet propaganda posters on the kitchen wall must be the real thing, as the article says “Shot on location at the family’s DC home.” But look at those kitchen countertops. First Lady Michelle Obama will not be happy with her husband’s press kid. Are those giant doughnut holes I’m seeing?
Business Insiders explains what the soviet propaganda posters are all about, the first is titled Motherland Calling
The second (for sale on eBay for $1,600 – click the pic):
The woman in the poster is switching out a tag with a man’s name to one with hers and the text says: “Women! Learn production, replace workers who went to the front! The stronger the hinterland – the stronger the front!” Source: Business Insider (read full article here)
Slightly off-topic, nevertheless, I’m told, on good authority, that parents are turned-off when the words “Marxism” and “Communism” are used when explaining Common Core, the beginnings of it, and connections to it. If that’s the truth, Jay Carney is winning. Michelle Obama is losing; pancakes, sweet rolls, bacon, profiling a member of her husband’s administration? Read more at BizPacReview
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