‘Aged quickly’: Slate’s photo of ‘Chief Justice John Roberts’ turns heads

‘Aged quickly': Slate’s photo of ‘Chief Justice John Roberts’ turns heads

http://twitter.com/#!/JimDalrympleII/status/482006459446595584

A Slate tweet promoting an article about Chief Justice of the United States John Roberts had an accompanying photo that caught the attention of many:

http://twitter.com/#!/Slate/status/482005646460850176

There was something not quite right about the Roberts pic:

http://twitter.com/#!/FrankLangan/status/482012594979356673

Whoops! Photo flub:

http://twitter.com/#!/Limeylizzie/status/482006016670703616

Actor Eli Wallach died at the age of 98 on Tuesday, and obviously there was a picture mix-up:

http://twitter.com/#!/SamuelLaskey/status/482005966313881600
http://twitter.com/#!/Ugarles/status/482005933116362752
http://twitter.com/#!/Chris_Weigl/status/482007087363686400
http://twitter.com/#!/e__amato/status/482007576574300160
http://twitter.com/#!/JBentz/status/482008362222374912

The correction was made:

http://twitter.com/#!/Slate/status/482012022633017345

Everybody had pretty much figured it out by then, with some caveats:

http://twitter.com/#!/Mobute/status/482017910291181568
http://twitter.com/#!/BriannaPhilly/status/482013235776745473
http://twitter.com/#!/kavs86/status/482012750626164736

Baby steps.

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Read more: http://twitchy.com/2014/06/26/the-job-really-ages-a-person-slates-photo-of-chief-justice-john-roberts-turns-heads/

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