Much like Newsweek, Time magazine will from time to time (get it?) publish a thought-provoking or controversial cover.
This week, it chose Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) as its subject:
And perhaps a little embarrassed by the slightly over-the-top rhetoric, Sen. Rubio responded to the cover with this tweet:
There is only one savior, and it is not me. #Jesus
— Marco Rubio (@marcorubio) February 7, 2013
Well how about that?
UPDATE -- Time magazine responds:
@marcorubio Point taken, but we just said you're the 'Republican savior.'
— TIME.com (@TIME) February 7, 2013
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