Magazines On Magazines

“This month, two prominent magazines have published dishy articles about nefarious doings at other prominent magazines: Vanity Fair covers the absurd rise and pathetic fall of Rosie, while GQ covers the reign of terror unleashed by a despotic honcho at the magazines published by the mega-conglomerate now known as AOL Time Warner.” Navel gazing? Maybe. Schadenfreude? Sure. But it’s worked for television for years, so corporate types may be banking that it’ll sell copies.