If you were suspicious of the GOP’s outreach strategy towards minorities, this latest episode in conservative dissonance will raise your other eyebrow.
A photo on Pennsylvania Governor Tom Corbett’s campaign website has been made a laughing ‘stock’ – because of a stock images that were photoshopped in, giving the impression that Corbett has a diverse base of supporters.
Of course, the Internet is having a field day.
Speaking to BuzzFeed, Corbett’s campaign admitted that the “whole website footer graphic is a work of Photoshop.”
They went on to clarify that “the graphic has both stock photos and actual photos in it.”
But BuzzFeed did a particularly good job in showing how blatant the mocked up photo is:
Here’s the picture in question that appears at the bottom of Corbett’s campaign website.
Remember this lady’s face.
Here’s a Shutterstock page with a photo titled, “Financial Advisor Talking To Senior Couple At Home.” Anything look familiar?