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Revolving Door Newsletter: 02.16.07

Stuff For Sale: Dennis Puts Three Mags On The Block

February 16, 2007
Nearly a year after Felix Dennis quietly put his trio of laddish magazines (Maxim, Stuff, Blender) on the block, only to see tentative deals keep falling apart at the last minute, he officially announced they were for sale yesterday with a terse three-sentence statement. The usual suspects on the media beat were quick to produce circulation and ad page statistics that didn't paint a pretty picture -- in essence, the magazines are stagnating -- but at least Maxim is throwing off a steady pile of cash. Staffers have to be praying that one of the majors snatches them up,...

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