And so I was saddened to hear of the death of Talk magazine. Although I wasn’t a regular reader, I did enjoy the magazine from afar, especially in its wacky early days when it tried to emulate a European magazine in style and format. Talk will be missed.
As for what happens to good magazines when they die, witness the Saturday Night magazine website today:
Not a pretty site. Although certainly truthful: ceci n’est pas une site web.