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January 25, 2009

Your Turn: George Washington Obama

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We looked at a couple of historically-inspired renditions during the transition (1, 2), but this (titled “The First”) is The New Yorker’s cover choice for Obama’s first week in office. I’m interested in your read.

(illustration: Drew Friedman. New Yorker cover. January 26, 2009)

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