Even before his election in 2008, the press demonstrated an unhealthy fixation with trying to frame Barack Obama so that his halo showed as clearly as possible.

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And in those times when natural lighting and framing just didn’t cut it, the media would go ahead and add the halo in later — no shame in that.

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Bonus: Managing to catch the president shooting rainbows from his hands.

It’s a refreshing change, then, to see someone capture a photo of the president in his other headgear.

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Do you believe this ludicrous ‘apology’ from Associated Press over its outrageous Ted Cruz photo?

Dear media: This Obama photos vs. Cruz photo comparison is ALL we need to prove your bias. Case closed