"This was the year in review, just like we're working on this week. The concept was, it's almost like we're repeating ourselves, so the 'time warp' thing came out of that. I have the Rocky Horror album framed in my home, so I brought it in and we went off that."
Each week, our art director Alexander Flores designs a new cover image for the paper, nurturing each concept until it's ready to set free in the city. In a way, each one is like a child -- so naturally, we asked him to pick his favorites. Here are Flores's top 10 cover images of 2008, plus 10 more that almost made the cut.