Monday, October 19, 2015
I'm Not Going to Take Off My Stinking Glasses, Says Jeb
"'I can’t see without glasses,' Bush said with exasperation, drawing laughs from the audience as he spoke at a town hall in Lebanon, New Hampshire. 'I’m not going to take off my stinking glasses,'" reports WQAD. "Aiming to appear authentic, politicians rarely reveal the image-conscious side of their campaigns. But Bush did so Tuesday for that exact reason, showing some vulnerabilities in an effort to convince voters of his authenticity. Asked later by reporters why he was told to remove his glasses, Bush joked that perhaps it was their combination with his “bushy eyebrows” that turned people off." Read more.