Wednesday, October 21, 2020

The Next Two Frames Are

1) Mr. President, these pages are all blank?

2) My President, UNDERSTANDABLY, storms out at this impudence.

TV journalists too much tend to allow the theater-as-presented to play out, as getting good shots and B-roll always requires a bit of staging ("Now walk down the hall.") Will she really say, "What the fuck??? THE BOOK IS BLANK YOU DUMBASS!!!!"

I'd say it's uncertain if they even highlight that the book is blank (even if it is).