Why do Jay Carney and Claire Shipman decorate their house with Soviet propaganda posters?

The moral blindness of the American Ruling Class is on display.  The Washingtonian Magazine, a glossy lifestyle and politics rag, has published a fawning profile of D.C. power couple Jay Carney and Claire Shipman that was a bit more revealing than intended.  At the top of the piece was a photo of mom Claire with her son and daughter, flipping a fried egg in their beautiful kitchen/great room. Ms. Shipman appears the absolute epitome of a have-it-all contemporary woman, able to work at a powerful and glamorous job (part-time at ABC News), raise two adorable children, and maintain the type of house most Americans can only dream about, while hubby works directly for the POTUS and faces the national media daily.  Oh, and at 51 she is still beautiful. What could possibly be a fly in the ointment of the picture of perfection? Well, how about those Soviet propaganda posters in the background?  The Week noticed, and highlighted them, and Drudge put the story...(Read Full Post)