TVNewser FishbowlDC AgencySpy TVSpy LostRemote PRNewser SocialTimes AllFacebook 10,000 Words GalleyCat UnBeige MediaJobsDaily

Inside A Radar Editorial Meeting

radar_edit_meeting.jpgVia Page Six:

One clumsy editor accidentally dialed out on his cellphone during the editorial confab — and a six-minute segment of the insipid brainstorming session was captured on voice mail. On the recording, staffers at Radar are heard discussing a photo spread for an upcoming issue, with [Maer] Roshan prompting his underlings to come up with ideas to illustrate “homemade porn.”

“It should say ‘amateur’ on the top,” suggested one helpful staffer.

“We should definitely get models who are really hot,” said another.

Another scribe proposed they use “all beautiful girls and just one really ugly guy.” A voice resembling that of photo director Greg Garry supported the notion of using models instead of regular people because “porn people are ugly. They are, like, really average.”

“No, they should definitely be hot,” Roshan agreed, ordering someone to “look at Details. See what they’re doing.”

  • RADAR MAG SHORT ON DETAILS [Page Six]
  • Mediabistro Course

    Personal Essay Writing: Master Class

    Personal Essay Writing: Master ClassStarting October 21, work with the senior editor at Marie Claire magazine to polish and publish your essay! Whitney Joiner will help you to develop your voice, narrative, and identity, draft your pitch, and decide where to market your essay. Register now!