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Here is why the Bidens seem to tower over the Carters in that bizarre viral photo of the president and first lady with their oldest living counterparts

Posted On: May 18, 2021   |   Posted By: Business Insider

In this April 30, 2021, photo released by The White House, former President Jimmy Carter and former first lady Rosalynn Carter pose for a photo with President Joe Biden and first lady Jill Biden at the home of the Carter's in Plains Ga.
Adam Schultz, The White House via AP
A photo of Joe and Jill Biden meeting with Jimmy and Rosalynn Carter last week has puzzled the internet.
The Bidens appear to tower over the former first couple in a photo taken at the Carters' Georgia home.
A specific photography method and the framing of the photo are likely responsible for the oddity.
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The internet was set ablaze Monday evening after former President Jimmy Carter and first lady Rosalynn Carter's nonprofit, the Carter Center, shared a curious-looking photo of President Joe Biden and first lady Jill Biden posing with the former first couple last week in Georgia. Like something out of a house of oddities, both Bidens appear to tower considerably over the Carters, who look like...

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