Are you dense? He is between her and the mirror and smaller than she is. Do you understand how mirrors work? https://t.co/Wt9WNcJHIZ
— Matt Mackowiak (@MattMackowiak) July 17, 2016
As Twitchy told you, Mike Pence took a lot of heat from lefties after daring to eat at a Chili’s after Saturday’s new conference introducing him to the nation as Donald Trump’s running mate.
But there was something else going on … where’s his daughter’s reflection in the mirror?
— Mike Pence (@mike_pence) July 16, 2016
Tweeters — who have no idea how mirrors work — have questions. For example, here’s NYT technology writer Farhad Manjoo:
No one has explained yet why Pence's daughter doesn't appear in the mirror. It's really strange! https://t.co/v1dZ0dyuXF
— Farhad Manjoo (@fmanjoo) July 17, 2016
And here’s Dave Smith, deputy editor of @TechInsider:
— Dave Smith (@redletterdave) July 17, 2016
Another reporter for the NYT weighs in:
I've seen a few folks tweeting about this: why doesn't Mike Pence's daughter have a reflection in that mirror? https://t.co/VcFKNOnW0d
— Liam Stack (@liamstack) July 17, 2016
Slate’s Helaine Olen calls it a “controversy”:
I just stumbled into the Pence daughter in the mirror controversy. This is amazing.
— Helaine Olen (@helaineolen) July 17, 2016
Members of the party of science can’t explain a mirror? Sad!