The New York Daily News used its Saturday cover to tear into President Donald Trump over the government shutdown.
For its latest blistering front page, the tabloid depicted Trump as Dr. Seuss’ fictional character The Grinch. The headline reads: “How The Trump Stole Christmas!”
It could be head wasn't screwed on just right. It could be, perhaps, that his shoes were too tight. But we think that the most likely reason of all may have been that his heart was two sizes too small. https://t.co/Vf44qMAj8m— New York Daily News (@NYDailyNews) December 22, 2018
An early look at Saturday's front cover... pic.twitter.com/9sah0EwdBP
Trump’s hometown newspaper also included verses from Seuss’ children’s book “How The Grinch Stole Christmas!” in its Twitter caption.
Its cover story called the shutdown, which began late Friday after Trump refused to sign a new spending bill that didn’t including money for his U.S.-Mexico border wall, “a Christmas tragedy.”
It “complicates the lives” of federal workers over the holidays, it added. It’s the latest in a long line of covers that the publication has used in recent months to take aim at Trump:
Tired of all this winning. https://t.co/cvUDB3HVyj— New York Daily News (@NYDailyNews) November 27, 2018
An early look at Tuesday's front page... pic.twitter.com/WuqWcfHBom
Guess who's coming to dinner https://t.co/il6KVDlYcQ— New York Daily News (@NYDailyNews) July 20, 2018
An early look at Friday's front... pic.twitter.com/vlSn8akTAN