Luck? Or talent? Sandy Golinkin's Lucky closed March with 161 ad pages versus 69 last year. New advertisers running in the relatively new book, Saks Fifth Avenue, Dior, Adidas, Rums of Puerto Rico. Ole.
Cosmo officially names Sandra Bullock its "fun fearless female" of the year tomorrow at Cipriani, their annual lunch hosted by Publisher Donna Lagani and Editor Very Much in Chief Kate White.
Debut issue of Teen Vogue arrived from Gina Sanders. Slick & peppy, 200 total pages.
Kevin White's the new associate publisher for Real Simple; he had been ad director.
The James Beard Foundation chose Tina Ujlaki of Food & Wine, editor of the year for 2002.
Organic Style (Rodale) has a new features editor, Lygeia Grace. Amazing!
Radio commercial promises "a ridiculously low price" on a 50-inch plasma TV: $4,950.
The Murdoch organization could syndicate New York Post columnist Phil Mushnick. Not a big city sports section in the country can do better than Phil's latest on high schooler LeBron James.
The next time Congress votes on a few more foreign aid billions for our dear friends, the Egyptians, I hope they recall those shuttle disaster quotes from the proverbial Cairo "man on the street." "Good, another Israeli dog dies, American dogs as well."