This week’s case in point: The Advocate
’s “Person of the Year” cover story, which combines a powerful image of Russian
President and notorious homophobe Vladimir Putin with an equally powerful typographic treatment to produce a sublimely powerful statement. The “Person of the Year” type is creatively
rendered over Putin’s upper lip to evoke the image of a Hitler-like moustache. Nuff said.
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