Wednesday, February 10, 2010
Miss Me Yet? (Update)
And the mystery of the President Bush billboard has been solved—partially. An image of President George W. Bush with the caption “Miss Me Yet?” has been circulating on the web. Some thought it was just a clever dose of Photoshop, but it turns out that the billboard is hanging right above Interstate 35 in Minnesota. News Cut says that a group of small business owners are behind the large ad. They write, “Mary Teske, the general manager of Schubert & Hoey Outdoor Advertising reports, "The Bush Miss Me Yet? billboard was paid for by a group of small business owners who feel like Washington is against them. They wish to remain anonymous. They thought it was a fun way of getting out their message." Apparently, “Various people have stepped forward around the country to claim credit -- the latest was a gentleman in upstate New York. Read more at Bob Collin’s News Cut.