Cuban American Artist Edel Rodriguez's Minimalist Rage Defined the Era of Trump
2020 Election

A Tribute to Edel Rodriguez, Whose Trumprageous Art Defined an Era and Gave Us Hope


In a fitting end to the Trump era, artist Edel Rodriguez closes out his nemesis’s presidency with one last magazine cover — a tattered and torn American flag at half staff, that perfectly sums up not just the failed MAGA coup, but the last four years. The cover image, which appears on today’s issue of The New Yorker, is titled “After the Insurrection.” Rodriguez, who as a teenager fled with his family to the U.S. […]


No Magazine Covers for You! by Olive America
First Lady

No Magazine Covers for Melania — Gee I Wonder Why?


One of Donald Trump’s many grievances this past week is that leading U.S. fashion magazines haven’t put Melania on any of their covers while she’s been First Lady. Breitbart News pointed this out a twitter post last Friday and Trump re-tweeted it, adding that Melania was the “greatest of all time” First Ladies and the fashion press were “elitist snobs” for snubbing her. I would like to point out that Melanie did grace one style […]