View from the top

View from the top: Still catching up from my weekend travels. Here is a NY Times piece by David Carr on the Newhouses and Conde Nast.


Little more than a decade ago, the magazine company managed to lose $20 million in a year, but this year it will make more than $120 million, according to industry executives familiar with the numbers.

For a very funny spoof of the Newhouse world, read Garrison Kellor’s new novel, Love Me, in which he reveals they are, oh, I don’t want to spoil it.