Yahoo! News / AFP Disingenuous Use of Bullet Photos

<p><img src=" align="right" border="0" hspace="7" vspace="7" width="240" />Hot on the heels of Barack Hussein Obama claiming U.S. troops are &quot;<a href="">killing civilians</a>&quot;, Yahoo! News <a href=" a AFP <a href=" (right) taken by Wissam al-Okaili showing a woman with two bullets that purportedly &quot;hit her house&quot; during a coalition forces raid. </p><p>I won't even insult you by pointing out what's wrong with this pictur<img src="" align="right" border="0" height="1" hspace="7" vspace="7" width="1" />e. One photographer on <a href="">a forum</a> asks &quot;How would any photo editor ever allow such a photo to be published?&quot; I offer two answers; 1. Because they want to believe. 2. Because they don't know the first thing about guns or bullets.</p><p>In a completely Clintonesque defense (depends what the meaning of 'is' is), some are claiming that the bullets <i>could</i> have &quot;hit her house&quot; -- had they been thrown at it. '</p><p>(<a href="/blogs/ken-shepherd/2007/08/15/ace-spades-mocks-media-falling-bogus-bullets-story">Ken Shepherd's take</a> on the story.)</p><!--break-->