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Thursday, April 2, 2009

Download the Gavin Newsom Fail Whale

Posted By on Thu, Apr 2, 2009 at 1:55 PM

click to enlarge AUDREY FUKUMAN
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Last week, the Weekly's fabulous Layout Editor, Audrey Fukuman, and yours truly were brainstorming on art for Benjamin Wachs' upcoming article mocking Mayor Gavin Newsom's Twitter habits. I floated the idea of having the man ride Twitter's iconic Fail Whale (which Twits run into whenever Twitter gives them an error message) and Audrey created the fun image you see above.

When we shared it with our pals via @SF_Weekly they demanded we create some wallpaper, so we've obliged:

You'll find the 1680 x 1050 version here. And the 1024 x 768 here. Enjoy.

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