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June 02, 2003

PSYCHOANALYSIS AS NEWS....The G8 summit is over, and the ending statement called on Iran and North Korea to stop developing nuclear arms. The G8 leaders also talked about exchange rates and a bunch of other boring stuff.

But nobody cared about any of that, you see, because what really mattered was the body language between Bush, Chirac, Schroeder, and the others. For a complete navel-gazing roundup in pictures, check out this 10-photo spread from the BBC. Fascinating.

Posted by Kevin Drum at June 2, 2003 10:51 AM | TrackBack


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Kevin,

How about a caption contest?

Posted by: Randy Paul at June 2, 2003 10:56 AM | PERMALINK

Heh. I already have one going on based at OTB, based on the NYT version of this one.

Posted by: James Joyner at June 2, 2003 11:38 AM | PERMALINK


Well, I'd say that still picture are a poor medium for examining body language. I'd put more faith in this analysis if I assume that the BBC expert was able to watch film of them and then picked the stills that supported the conclusions drawn from seeing them move. The expert should also be familiar with the normal everyday body language of each of these men and have some idea of the norms within the various countries.

Posted by: Michael Farris at June 2, 2003 02:09 PM | PERMALINK

Some newscast or other I saw over the weekend did just that, Michael. I don't recall the channel, though, and to be honest I can't say as I paid attention, it seemed like an idiotic "story."

Posted by: John Yuda at June 2, 2003 02:13 PM | PERMALINK

Isn't this kind of like Kremlinology for the new millenium?

Posted by: mc_masterchef at June 2, 2003 02:22 PM | PERMALINK

This was maybe a year ago but I happened to catch something on the Science Channel about the study of micro-expressions, extremely brief involuntary emotional expressions that generally all but professional actors, politicians and poker players can fully control (actors project them and professional poker players hide them and/or are skilled at reading them in others). Apparently this technique is being used by several law enforcement agencies in Europe to pick up on inconsistencies during interrogations (it requires a slow-mo tape playback to catch most of them). The examples and studies they used were highly accurate and quite telling.

Posted by: Thumb at June 2, 2003 03:55 PM | PERMALINK

There's also a big cultural difference here. The French are seriously touchy-feely; Americans in general are not. The "arm around the shoulder" says to me (Great Plains background) "This person is going to try to sell me the Brooklyn Bridge". It's the stereotype gesture of phony sincerity.

We'll see what happens. Bush isn't exactly cosmopolitan, after all.

Posted by: lightning at June 2, 2003 05:44 PM | PERMALINK

The one with Puter and Schroeder: Puter says,
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Posted by: Bart at June 2, 2003 06:32 PM | PERMALINK

All I can say is that despite all the heady formalities, that flag hanging for the USA at the G8 Summit (or G7--Bush was actually formal kicked-out after the Kyoto trashing), is basically representation of lies that are bigger then this country itself and George W. Bush’s visceral hate for the whole rest of the world. These other countries will find it in their better interest not to partake of opportunities to do business with the US and its inequitable principals. If nothing else, Bush certainly jump-started the Euro and an international market imagination that will preclude business connections with the US commerce because it simply is not in other nations best interest to do business with the two countries that present fraudulent evidence for clearly their own selfish financial reasons. That FACT is that if the Iraqis didn’t have oil in their country, they simply but truthfully would not be free of Saddam right now, WMD or no WMD.

SO NOW that Bush has shown the rest of the world that the USA is predominantly dishonest brokers in both political and business related discourse, and the real appearance that most US citizen don’t care that our president is international know for his shallow and corrupt dialogue and intentions don’t seems to understand how economically unattractive the US has become. Bush is our salesman/representative who is presumably marketing US citizen intent therefore NO one should be surprised that the rest of world isn’t interest in buying what we’re peddling, politically or commercially. Paul D. Wolfowitz was TOLD to get the US military out ot Saudi Arabia and that was not a mutual agreement as Wolfowits lied to us about. The Saudi's followed their request for US troop removal up by voiding a huge contract with western oil companies and the Bush administration is desperately trying to cover-up the damage they did the international business connections.

THIS is the long-term damage that is by far worse that this claim by Krugman: “ If that claim was fraudulent, the selling of the war is arguably the worst scandal in American political history — worse than Watergate, worse than Iran-contra. Indeed, the idea that we were deceived into war makes many commentators so uncomfortable that they refuse to admit the possibility.

First of all the Iraq war wasn’t arguably the “worst fraudulent selling of a war” since Vietnam by comparison was THE worst selling of a fraudulent war to date. Rather it is the obvious international lie that is the worst scandal in American political history and that which has the ability to bring a prosperous nations to it’s economic knees.

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