Boehner Fist Bump Hits New Yorker Cover

Mag reprises controversial cover
By Rob Quinn,  Newser Staff
Posted Nov 8, 2010 4:27 AM CST
Updated Nov 8, 2010 7:14 AM CST
Boehner Fist Bump' On New Yorker Cover
Boehner - in a familiar color scheme - was on the cover of the November 1 edition of Newsweek.   (Newsweek)

The New Yorker has reprised the "terrorist fist bump" cover that irked Obama in 2008—this time with House Speaker-in-waiting John Boehner standing in for Michelle. The cover, by artist Barry Blitt, features the president offering his hand to Boehner and being offered a fist in return, the Huffington Post reports. The victorious Republican was on the cover of Newsweek earlier this week and will be on Time's cover later this month.
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