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The New York Times runs a photo with a caption identifying Hirofumi Nakasone as Prime Minister Taro Aso

The New York Times runs a photo with a caption identifying Hirofumi Nakasone as Prime Minister Taro Aso

Never believe everything you read – not even in a respected journal like the New York Times.  After several hours as Prime Minister Aso, this handsome gentleman was finally recognized for what he is, Foreign Minister Hirofumi Nakasone. While many Japanese politicians act and often look like clones, these two political scions are unusually distinctive.

The real Taro Aso

The real Taro Aso

Maybe the Times editor is related to Prince Philip who recently asked President Obama of his meetings with China’s Hu and others, “Can you tell the difference between them?” .

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