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People: For All Your Pressing Political Questions

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Has People gone all political? Last week the magazine featured Sarah Palin on its cover, this week it’s John McCain and family — perhaps post-Palin we are going to have to redefine what actually qualifies as a “celebrity” candidate.


Over at Portfolio Jeff Bercovici is wondering if People is playing softball with the GOP candidates. We’re wondering just how soon People will qualify as an in-depth meeting with the press, you know, in lieu of an actual interview.

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