Wired's Mock 'Iron Man' Cover

Wired's Mock 'Iron Man' Cover

To establish the fame of Tony Stark-the genius arms manufacturer in Iron Man-the blockbuster movie shows Robert Downey on the covers of Newsweek, Forbes, Rolling Stone and Esquire. (In the movie maker's imagination, at least, these declining magazines can still anoint celebrity.) Wired is more likely to make it across the chasm. Here, via Portfolio, is Iron Man's well-executed take, adapted from the magazine's January issue.