The camera first shows him standing with a warm smile on his face, hand on chin. He then beckons his interviewers to a table, leaving visible behind him a portrait of himself in exactly the same pose—in sunglasses.

Airplane, right? But no, this is part of one of the funniest deconstructions I’ve read in a long time. [^fn1] And without it, I’m sure the original videos, linked to from the article, would have mostly been beyond me.

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