Months after its infamous cover depiction of Barack and Michelle ObamaMichelle LeVaughn Robinson ObamaJill Biden, Kate Middleton to meet this week Jill Biden to focus on military families on foreign trip Book claims Trump believed Democrats would replace Biden with Hillary Clinton or Michelle Obama in 2020 election MORE, The New Yorker magazine endorsed the Illinois senator in an editorial in its forthcoming issue.

Calling the Bush administration the worst since Reconstruction, the magazine praised Obama's temperament and intellect.

"At a moment of economic calamity, international perplexity, political failure, and battered morale, America needs both uplift and realism, both change and steadiness," the editors wrote. "That leader