anneemond: A girl got on the packed L train yesterday holding fifty inflated heart balloons suspended in enormous plastic bags that took up the space of 5 humans & crushed everyone under the weight of her love
Like, you know, whatever.
Photo by Suzanne Heintz.
Next week’s cover, “Madiba,” was drawn by the artist Kadir Nelson. “I’ve recently made a children’s book about Nelson Mandela, but for a New Yorker cover, I settled on a younger image of him during the time that he was on trial with over a hundred of his comrades,” says Nelson about “Madiba,” his oil painting of Nelson Mandela, who died today, at the age of ninety-five.