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Your Salsa is from New York City? My New Yorker Comes from Boone, Iowa.

  The first letter came without a threat last May, in a plain white envelope. It was from the subscription department at the New Yorker with a return address in Boone, Iowa. I felt like one of those cowboys around … Continue reading

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The New Yorker in an Old Scam: Is Conde Nasty or Does This Just Hearst a Little?

Arch rivals Conde Nast and Hearst spit on their palms and shook hands in a back room somewhere in Boone, Iowa.  They’ve been playing nice behind closed doors for a few years now with a ‘digital storefront’ cooperative project. I … Continue reading

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