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September 15, 2010

The Aristocrat

Tom Williams/Roll Call via Getty Images
Tom Williams/Roll Call via Getty Images

With the GOP leadership lining up, full force, to retain Bush’s tax cuts for the rich, I was wondering, how come we never see pictures of guys like Boehner in trappings that connote his allegiance to the upper, upper classes?  (These watermarked photos are safely buried on the Getty site, having been captured by the good folks behind the Roll Call paywall.)

By the way: love the diving board.

(caption: AUGUST 13 House Minority Leader John Boehner, R-Ohio, waits to speak at a fundraiser for Rep. Charlie Dent, R-Pa., in Easton, Pa. Dent is being challenged for the PA-15 seat by democrat John Callahan. (Photo By Tom Williams/Roll Call via Getty Images)

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