a. The key element here is the promo top left, turning the larger image into a Cheney ’12 ad. (Dems driving the government — as opposed to the larger “Empire,” into the ground.) The criticism of “Foxulists” also boosts Cheney cred, especially after Newsweek did a major number on Palin last week.
b. Is there also a 9/11 echo at play morphing plane as projective/symbolic American buildings/devastating crashes? …But then, who needs terrorists when we can finish the job ourselves?