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November 13, 2010

Your Turn: Hold the Mayo

What is endlessly fascinating to me is how political personalities use the visual media to posture attitudes and even whip up whole new identities for themselves.

I was interested in your take on this scene from Sarah Palin’s reality TV show.   The TIME captions reads:

Service with a Smile: Palin waits tables at Peggy’s Pies in Anchorage.

(photo: Gilles Mingasson / TLC / Getty Images for Mark Burnett Productions.)

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