Freelance writer Jennings Brown is correct. When Hair of The Donald meets The Gray Lady, it’s a logo observation that is hard to shake.
Once you see Trump’s hair in the New York Times’ typeface you can’t ever unsee it (I’m so sorry) pic.twitter.com/XtqLYPAHNv
— Jennings Brown (@tjenningsbrown) December 12, 2016
Unlike The Daily Beast’s Erin Gloria Ryan (‘Why did you do this to me?’) and the many others who replied with dismay, we say to Brown: no apology necessary. It’s a hilarious observation, one that–like Chaya Cooper–we are going to be laughing about well past Inauguration day.
When you have the time, do read through the full thread of Twitter replies. Seattle filmmaker Elayne Wylie suggests for example that the multi-colored version of The New York Times masthead now needs to look like this: