Usually near the end of a presidential term, some news organization somewhere puts a collage together showing the difference in presidential appearance between the first days in office and the last. The difference is usually quite stark. I’m not sure that’s the case with President Bush.
Above are 8 pictures, all taken in the first three months of each year between 2001 and 2008. Try to put them in the correct order. You can put your guesses in the comments section.
At some point on Thursday, I’ll reveal the correct order in another collage.
Update: Here is the correct order. Left to right.
So the correct order is:
About the blogger
Bob Collins has been with Minnesota Public Radio since 1992, emigrating to Minnesota from Massachusetts. He was senior editor of news in the ’90s, ran MPR’s political unit, created the MPR News regional website, invented the popular Select A Candidate, started the two most popular blogs in the history of MPR and every day laments that his Minnesota Fantasy Legislature project never caught on.
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