But Colorado's scandals never rose to the Weiner level...
Well, there was that Monkey Business that sank Gary Hart's presidential aspirations. Cuneo drew Hart for us, too. But Weiner was the 800-pound gorilla.
"With a topic like Anthony Weiner, how can you find anything broad or funny that he hasn't already personally breached?" Cuneo tells the New Yorker. "Free association made me think of the Empire State Building, and then King Kong, the iconic image of him straddling it. And then Weiner sexting, his head tilted and looking a certain way -- I just stumbled upon the image as I was sketching. But all I could think about while working on this piece was, 'Will Weiner still be in the race by the time it runs?'"
So far, so very good. Here's Cuneo's cover:
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