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Loosed Demons, Sexy Cyranos, Sad Devils

Photo-Illustration: New York Magazine

Our guide to what’s highbrow, lowbrow, brilliant, and despicable. Tap or click each image below to enlarge.

Photo-Illustration: Lorie Shaull/Flickr (Griner); Metropolitan Transportation Authority of the State of New York/Flickr (Cuomo); David Shankbone/Flickr (Diller); South Florida Water Management District/Flickr (DeSantis); Bob Wick/Flickr (stone); Igcognito7nyc/Flickr (rent); Staxringold/Wikimedia (baseball); Alan Harder/Flickr (boxes)
Photo: Valerie Terranova (Jane Anger); Randhir Singh/MoMA (MoMA); Joan Marcus (The Chinese Lady); Courtesy of the artist and Company Gallery, New York (Michie); Penguin Random House (Sandy Hook); Steve Harlow/Flickr (Ruffin); WBEZ/Flickr (Sanchez); Courtesy of BAM (McAvoy); Courtesy of Loewe (Loewe); Peter Mountain 2021 Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures Inc (Dinklage)
Photo-Illustration: Serhio Magpie/Flickr (parachute); Daniel Ramirez/Flickr (joro); Axel Shumann/Flickr (golf); Chad Kirkland/Bravo (Shah); Martyna Borkowski/Wikimedia (restaurant); Amit Patel/Flickr (gas); Disney Channel/Image Group/Flickr (Cabello); NJ National Guard/Flickr (Christie); Steven Branco/Flickr (Giuliani); Chiara Coetzee/Flickr (toilet paper); Matt A.J./Flickr (Iowa); Jo Zimny Photos/Flickr (mask)
Photo-Illustration: Airman 1st class Donald Hudson/Wikimedia (Dr. Seuss); Jonathan Olley/™ & © DC Comics (Batman); Aaron Burden, USN/Wikimedia (Anderson); West Conn/Flickr (Chicago); Beth Dubber/Hulu (Dropout); Raph PH/Flickr (Waller-Bridge); Fat Possum Records (The Weather Station); Redstone Press (Everyday Play); Apple (Duke); Courtesy Fred & Farid Los Angeles (Louis XIII)

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