It seems we have a new entry for YouSuckAtPhotoshop.
Blogs such as Little Green Footballs, Suitably Flip, and the like have called shenanigans on the photos released from Iran proving that they have long-range missile capability. The image ran front page on The LA Times, The Chicago Tribune, and web sites like BBC News and Yahoo! News featured it prominently before anyone was able to notice the gaffe and stop the presses.
Once you take a skeptical eye to it, it's easy to see that the fake was created by copying and pasting neighboring plumes and projectiles. Wow, it's really obvious now. Next week's Epic Fail: Government Disinformation. This doesn't change the fact that they launched two big ones that can go far. We're just excited about how they suck at Photoshop.
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