07/23/2008 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

An Insider's Response To The New Yorker 's Obama Cover

In light of the controversy surrounding this week's New Yorker cover, we wanted get some insight from an insider at the notoriously tight-lipped publication. We decided there was no better man to talk to about a New Yorker illustration than five-time winner of the New Yorker Cartoon Caption Contest, Gordon Weinfarb. We sent the cover over to Gordon and asked him how he'd caption it given the chance. Here's Gordon's response: