The Ghost of Snapped Shot

Or, welcome to my low-maintenance heck.

Misleading Captions 101

Check this little tidbit out. This photograph is supposedly of a group of women supporting Iran's nuclear rights. However, upon looking more deeply at the context provided by Iranian bloggers, is that really what we're seeing?

Iranian women attend a gathering to support Iran's nuclear program in Tehran Monday, March 5, 2007. The chief U.N. nuclear inspector on Monday said his agency cannot be sure that Iran's nuclear activities are not a cover for a weapons program, adding that uncertainties will persist until Tehran decides to cooperate with his experts.(AP Photo/Hasan Sarbakhshian)

Leave it to the Associated Press to, well, fail to associate reality with much of anything...

Update: I'm getting a general look of befuddlement from Kamangir, via e-mail, so it's entirely within the realm of possiblity that I'm out on a limb here. Stay tuned for a "Curses, Foiled Again!" which I will have ready to go, in the event that this story self-destructs...


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