Newsweek has finally succumbed. After nearly eighty years Newsweek has printed its final copy featuring a picture of the old Newsweek offices in New York with a Twitter hashtag #LastPrintIssue plastered across the front. And nothing of value was lost.
Today, Tina Brown, the head of Newsweek and the Daily Beast, announced that the long time magazine would stop publishing, and be a fully on-line entity. Here is part of her announcement… We are announcing this morning an important development at Newsweek and The Daily Beast. Newsweek will transition to an all-digital format in early 2013. As part of this transition, the last print edition in the United States will be our Dec. 31 issue. Meanwhile, Newsweek will expand its rapidly growing tablet and online presence, as well as its successful global partnerships and events business. Newsweek Global, as the all-digital publication […]
With all of the “calling it something else” going on with Global Warming, “Climate Chaos,” and “Global Climate Disruption,” I thought it might be fun to go back in time and examine the the “established science.” There are some old articles from the 70′s available, so we’ll do some excerpts, and some magazine covers. Note that the covers may not be related directly to the posted material. Telltale signs are everywhere —from the unexpected persistence and thickness of pack ice in the waters around Iceland to the southward migration of a warmth-loving creature like the armadillo from the Midwest.Since the […]
I knew this day would come. A MSM outlet is in the brink of going up in smoke. I did, however, happen a bit sooner than I expected, but why not? First on the list for the “pain pill” is Newsweek. Owned by the WaPo, it’s apparently been gushing cash for a while now, and layoffs and other cost cutting measures have not stopped the bleeding. For details, here is an excerpt from Breitbart. NEW YORK (AP) – The Washington Post Co. is putting Newsweek up for sale in hopes that another owner can figure out how to stem losses […]