It appears that he is.
Remember, boys and girls, the Manchurian Candidate is Luke Hellier, and in the pictures above he was taking a video of the protesters at a Michele Bachmann campaign event attended by Karl Rove. There's only one thing wrong with the picture.
What's that, Spotty?
Luke's shirt isn't brown.
Update: Tail thumps to Avidor for the link to the Manchurian Candidate's pictures, and to Bill Prendergast for writing the post that contained them.