Trump's TIME 'Person of the Year' cover makes it look like he has horns, says social media
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President-elect Donald Trump was named TIME Magazine Person of the Year on Wednesday -- and social media users have been abuzz about the cover.
Several people have pointed out that the "M" in "TIME" positioned behind Trump's head makes it look like he has devil horns.
The first instance we found of the comparison came from a Twitter user who goes by the name Shivam, who pointed out that the "devil horns" cover is a part of a larger trend:
He noted that usually, the appearance of "horns" is much smaller.
See what people are saying about the cover on social media:
Social media users say Trump's TIME cover makes him look like a devil
Horns. They gave him horns. https://t.co/f7lnL0qOkA
Kudos to the designer of this year's #personoftheyear cover. Love the horns! 👿 https://t.co/TlgF1GM4ho
Kudos to the designer who made the "M" look like devil horns. We will send you care packages after Trump throws you… https://t.co/zafsOpvhcW
1 - Trump? Saw that coming 2 - I agree with the choice 3 - ^ not an endorsement 4 - What a fancy pair of horns! I t… https://t.co/DdkEBNN6wS
Time Magazine gave Trump horns‼️ https://t.co/xvkOPV6pjo
We can't tell if Time Magazine was trying to give Donald Trump devil horns or cat ears here. https://t.co/GCM8fafgNE
TIME.com addressed this theory after a cover with Hillary Clinton portrayed in a similar light was published in 2015.
The website rounded up 34 different times when covers appeared to give people horns, including Bill Clinton, Pope John Paul II, John Travolta and Margaret Thatcher.
Last year, the Person of the Year cover did not give the recipient "horns:"
You can see more Person of the Year covers that do and do not have "horns" here:
Check out this Vine: