June 14, 2004

Hmm...That's Not Right

POST #    1106

I think three things from the Reuters picture above:
- Why did Hillary choose that hideous color?
- Did Monica buy the tie in the portrait?
- That's an interesting juxtaposition of the guy's head in front of the painting.

- NY Times: Bush Praises Clintons as Portraits Are Unveiled

Posted by tien mao in Politics at 6:16 PM

 

 

Ha!

Maybe Hillary was told she was wearing too many black pantsuits and she wanted to change it up. But I agree, it's a bit much. Even a cream colored suit would have been better.

ANd I love your fashion perspectives on First Ladies, Tien. You need to start a new blog all about that.

Posted by: Jen at June 14, 2004 6:20 PM

but it would have to be a "ways for the first lady to be more sexy" blog. and that's hard because what soccer mom wants to see a sexy first lady in the white house? although since they're the out demographic, who cares? i'm sure the nascar dads would love it.

Posted by: tien at June 14, 2004 6:23 PM

In the painting, is that a cigar on the table? I suppose it's a pen, but I'd like to think it's the cigar.

Clinton's only suggestion to the artist: "Make it bigger... bigger..."

Posted by: matt at June 14, 2004 7:03 PM

It's like "Tien's Eye for the Common Guy."

Hillary's suit is very Babs Bush, sans the shoulder pads. She needs to rethink.

Posted by: corie at June 15, 2004 8:14 AM

haha, that's great matt.

corie, your idea is better than some of the other suggestions/thoughts i had.

Posted by: tien at June 15, 2004 11:06 AM

Doesn't Hil's suit match Bill's tie in the painting? (Or maybe it doesn't; I'm colorblind.)

Posted by: Adam at June 15, 2004 3:49 PM

adam, i'm going to say that the color of bill's tie in both the painting and the one he's wearing are a little darker than hillary's. but all three are blue.

Posted by: tien at June 15, 2004 4:32 PM

If only Hillary would take a page, or even a snippet from Jackie's book, she'd look so much better.

Posted by: tish at June 15, 2004 8:35 PM

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