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We’re really quite a simple generation to satisfy, it seems — just give us some TV, some sparkly vampires, some pretty young things and we’re pleased as punch. Athletes, however? Not so interested.
Another year, another extensive and detailed tallying of which magazines sold the most issues based on which carefully selected cover star they chose. This year, some of our favorite actresses and models helped a few publications make bank — and one very notable young singer bombed a venerated magazine like no one bombed it before.
Turns out the people who thought the iPad was going to save magazines might have spoken too soon. All the magazines that report their iPad mag sales to the Audit Bureau of Circulations (the tracking agency that keeps tabs on how many copies of Vogue we buy from CVS every month) have experienced a sales slump — and big-name fashion magazines are no exception.