You may discuss the spit-out-your-beer humor of this but not the politcal implacations. Unless I have another glass of wine. :pGoing to the dogs: How Nature magazine featured Obama and McCain ... with an unfortunate ad on the back
By Mail Foreign Service
Last updated at 5:14 PM on 26th September 2008
Has the American presidential campaign gone to the dogs?
One could be forgiven for thinking so after seeing the latest issue of Nature magazine.
The world's leading scientific journal has featured a powerful image of John McCain and Barack Obama on its front cover. The pair radiate statesmanlike-authority, the image is suitably sombre for the weighty interview inside.
Then, however, you see the back cover.
Unfortunate: The latest issue of Nature ... front and back
In an unfortunate choice, advertisers placed there an image of two labrador pups - one black, one golden, in an uncanny mirror image of the grave image on the front.