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Republican race summed up in zero words?

Taegan Goddard of Political Wire says the cover art of the next New Yorker wordlessly captures the state of the race.

Comments (4)

  1. Submitted by Ray Schoch on 03/05/2012 - 10:28 am.

    Where are the other dogs?

    It’s OK, but I’d have liked something circus-based better. My personal preference would be an illustration based on “One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest.” Unfortunately, the latter is a cultural reference that would only work for movie-goers of a certain age…

  2. Submitted by Neal Rovick on 03/05/2012 - 10:50 am.

    It would work better with Santorum at the wheel and Romney in the kennel. Each mile that is driven by those Santorum means that Romney is less likely to be able to pull off a win. Perhaps pull back to a wide shot and see the cliff ahead.

  3. Submitted by Thomas Swift on 03/05/2012 - 12:15 pm.

    And a certain level of immaturity…

    “Unfortunately, the latter is a cultural reference that would only work for movie-goers of a certain age…”

  4. Submitted by Pat Berg on 03/05/2012 - 12:35 pm.

    I’m looking for the part . . . . .

    where he stops the car to use a cold water hose on the doghouse and its occupant because the occupant has made a mess that’s running down all over the sides of the car . . . . . .

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