Editors’ Choice: 27/10/2012

Hello. Welcome to “Editors’ Choice”, the part of the site that attempts to help you break down some of the day’s political news. We understand heavy amounts of data, a constantly growing number of polls and periods of political flip-flopping can be enough to dissuade anyone’s attention. Each day we will present you a few tidbits that we think you’ll enjoy. If you notice anything on the ol’ World Wide Web that you think we should include, let us know. Don’t be shy. 

Today’s choices: Bad Instagramming and Billy Ray Cyrus’ cure for a political “Achy Breaky Heart”


Video of the Day

The official video for “Forward”, performed by Ne-Yo, The Goo Goo Dolls, Herbie Hancock and more, is available for the world to see.


How not to use Instagram

Mitt Romney’s campaign team posted a panoramic shot of a campaign rally event in Nevada. Unfortunately, eagle eye viewers noticed a few manipulations. Can you spot them? If not, cheat and look at the edited version below.

Source: Instagram


A story you may have missed…

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid was taken to a Las Vegas hospital following a multi-car crash on Friday.

Reid suffered minor injuries and was taken to hospital by his staff as a precaution.

He experienced rib and hip contusions but was cleared for release by doctors soon afterwards.


Celebrity endorsement of the Day

Country singer Billy Ray Cyrus, famous for the voice behind “Achy Breaky Heart” and for being Miley Cyrus’ father, has backed President Barack Obama.

Breaking the Republican trend from the Nashville establishment, Cyrus said the country is making a turn around under Obama’s stewardship, but he needs more time.