If you know Geert Wilders and his history, then you know that there is some Indonesian blood in his family. And you would also know that he's originally got
So you can imagine that I was quite a bit surprised to see his new website with the following, iconic picture:
At first I did'n believe it, so I magnified the picture to look again at his eyes:
Well, we all know what a little Photoshop can do to improve the looks. But this, I felt, was different.
So I tried to remember what is was that made this so familiar. I browsed around the web, my books at home, magazines, asked the neighbours, but still I couldn't figure it out. In the end I had to give up. I vaguely recall that there is something about a strong desire and ideal to have blond hair and blue eyes, but I just can't remember what it is.
PS Not having ever seen him in person (I am now checking a lot of google-images) it may be the case that his eyes may have a shade of grey/blue/green. Still this upgrade to hefty blue remains remarkable.
PS 2 (20.55): Indeed they appear to look a shade of blue. So he may (or may not) have used some digital highlighter that created the unnatural image.
PS 3 (23.24): I struck out the