Cautionary tale

Cautionary tale: Thinking about launching a local business magazine? Maybe you shouldn’t read this article. No, probably you should.


“I knew I couldn’t beat it,” said Regardie, whose magazine Brosowsky regarded as a template. “Jeremy didn’t know what it was like to run into a buzz saw. He had no idea of how powerful momentum is when it goes the other way.”

I once heard a wise man say something like that, except the metaphor had something to do with the wind at your back vs. a hurricane in your face. A buzzsaw is more vivid…and more accurate.