TVNewser AgencySpy TVSpy LostRemote FishbowlNY FishbowlDC SocialTimes AllFacebook 10,000 Words GalleyCat UnBeige MediaJobsDaily

Voters: The Times is speaking to you


There are countless ways to examine what will be the tipping point for the leading candidates on Super Tuesday–too many for this humble two-some, though we’ve touched on PR aspects of Clinton, Obama, and Romney.

Unfolding the paper edition of The New York Times this morning–yes, the paper version–PRNewser was struck by the forceful images chosen by the paper’s editors. They convey months of talking points, counter messages, and media coverage:

From top to bottom:

Hillary Clinton–holding court, pointing; authoritative, perhaps accusatory

John McCain–at Faneuil Hall with elder statesmen of yesterday and today; fatherly, staid, elderly, founding-fatherly?

Barack Obama–Rock-star connection with supporters a’la Bono, though none are pictured; iconic, young, powerful, independent

Mitt Romney–Ascending to heaven in a starched white shirt under clear blue skies; nuff said

Mediabistro Course

Brand Writing

Brand WritingStarting November 5, learn how to expand your brand with strategic marketing copy! Taught by an award-winning content creator, Julian Mitchell will give you the tools to create powerful, seamless messages across multiple platforms and help you to determine the most effective ways to communicate with your customer. Register now!