Ed Driscoll

Eyes Wide Shut

Interesting juxtaposition of facial expressions on the Drudge Report tonight — a grimacing Obama with his eyes closed during an agonizing “Hell Day,” bracketed by two news figures with reflectorized sunglasses, along with both Vladimir Putin and Argentina’s Cristina Fernández de Kirchner tugging on their glasses.

Steve Green dubbed Drudge “The Master of Juxtaposition” this morning, but that was via an earlier and much less ambiguous image. But regarding the semiotics of the current homepage of the Drudge Report, as the man said when confronted with a double rainbow…what does it mean? What does it mean??!!