One more cover like this and we have a trend


What does the mayor think about the cover? “She likes it a lot,” her spokesperson tells me.

Omaha Magazine managing editor David Williams writes in an email:

Just as we’ve seen a zillion riffs on Grant Wood’s American Gothic, Edvard Munch’s The Scream, and Edward Hopper’s Nighthawks, our cover is a tongue-planted-firmly-in-cheek parody. The mayor not only loved the idea but was doubly excited because Bossy Pants is one of her favorite books. She even pointed to a copy of it she keeps in her office when we pitched the idea.

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