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The Obamas Planting A Tree Has Inspired The Internet’s Newest Photoshop Battle

By Collin Gossel

On 21 April 2009, newly-inaugurated President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama helped plant a tree in the Washington Kenilworth Aquatic Gardens. The photo caused a small stir because it appeared to show the President shirking work in a pristine white shirt while his wife and several young people did all the heavy lifting. Now, however, the photo has resurfaced as the subject of a Photoshop Battle, one of the internet's favorite pastimes. For comparison's sake, here's the original:

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In many ways, Reddit is still the wild west of the internet: