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New Yorker Cover Spotlights McCain's Houses, Foreclosure Crisis

An attempt to even the playing field after their controversial Obama cover, perhaps?
The cover of the new issue of the New Yorker spotlights Sen. John McCain’s (R-AZ) multiple houses, contrasting his wealth with the foreclosure crisis many Americans are struggling with:



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ThinkProgress spoke with New Yorker spokeswoman Alexa Cassanos, who said that the McCain cover is in no way intended to be a response to the controversy over the satirical Obama cover in July.
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