The New Yorker's Haunting Cover On The Boston Marathon Bombing

Here is the stirring New Yorker cover for its latest issue, “Shadow Over Boston.”

“A bomb at a marathon, right at the finish line of a festive occasion—it seemed almost like a mixed metaphor, incongruous and absurd,” said cover artist Eric Drooker. “Those are just the things that flashed through my head as I started painting.”

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