I am enjoying this series titled “Every Last Word” in The New York Times where staffers are reading different magazines from cover to cover. Here’s the summary from the series’ beginning:
Edith Zimmerman learned that if you have something sexy or otherwise interesting to whisper, deliver it into the recipient’s left ear in Cosmopolitan.
Hugo Lindgren discovered the cost of a Maserati in Tehran in The Economist.
Greg Veis became aware of a dude in Chile with 83 tattoos of Julia Roberts in Vice.
Sheila Glaser learned what it means to be “young blood” in the art world in New York.
Adam Sternbergh was schooled in the art of proper egg-cracking in Real Simple.
Ilena Silverman found out that wealth inequality in China has become so inflammatory that the country stopped releasing numbers on it in The New Yorker.
Dean Robinson learned that there is more to learn about LeBron James in Sports Illustrated.
Wm. Ferguson gained insight on Spin’s new bimonthly format since his days as a hapless intern there.
Lauren Kern learned that private equity is kinder and gentler in real life than in the movies in Bloomberg Businessweek.
Samantha Henig discovered the true origins of lemon curd in Bon Appétit.
Jon Kelly was informed that fox hunts not longer involve hunting foxes in Vogue.
Vera Titunik identified her own behavior “type” in Psychology Today.
Joel Lovell discovered the controversy behind recreating a surfer’s wipeout for a film in Surfer.
Maya Lau learned that mice can swagger in Scientific American.
Yuri Chong realized the importance of true gilt in House Beautiful.
What was the last magazine you’ve read cover to cover?