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Chris Ware Takes Aim at Corporate America in Rejected ‘Fortune’ Magazine Cover

Indie comics artist Chris Ware — no stranger to illustrating magazine covers — recently reported at the C2E2 convention that he’d completed a cover for “Fortune” magazine, only to see it rejected. Well, thanks to The Beat, we can actually take a look at the cover… a close, close look, because the real joy of Ware’s work (and probably the reason it was rejected) lies in the tiny, hilarious details like the warehouse of Waves of Grain 4 Sale, a tiny Republican tea party, a “Greenspan LubePro,” a helicopter dropping huge stacks of cash on top of a skyscraper while little figures celebrate, and many, many other shots at corporate America.

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