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FishbowlNY Readers Respond: Gourmet Saddest Closing in 2009

gourmetmag111.jpgLast week we asked readers, “What print title will you miss the most” after the year full of closures?

The response was indisputable: Gourmet magazine, the award-winning epicurean title published by Condé Nast that was closed along with three other magazines in October, was far and away your number one choice, coming in with 28 percent of your votes.

Coming in second was Domino, also a Condé title, while Portfolio and the recently shuttere demise of Editor & Publisher jostled for points with nine and eight percent of your votes, respectively.

Regional papers like The Washington Blade, The Baltimore Examiner, and The Rocky Mountain News apparently only affected those living where the paper was distributed, since they got the least amount of votes, although ironically in that same pile is Fortune Small Business, which only two percent of FishbowlNY readers were sad to see go.

Previously: Breaking: Condé Shutters Four Magazines: Cookie, Gourmet, Two Bridal Titles, Could E&P Have Been Saved?, Conde Nast Shutters Domino

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WaPo, Bloomberg Join Forces|Wenner Changes Distributors For Us|Denver Web Site Stops Producing New Content|David Letterman Scandal Round-Up

FishbowlDC: The Washington Post has paired up with Bloomberg to launch a new global news service.

New York Post: Jann Wenner has switched distributors for his Us Weekly magazine, from Condé Nast and Hearst-owned Comag to Time Warner Retail Sales.

Denver Business Journal:The Rocky Mountain Independent, the second online publication launched by former staffers of the shuttered Denver paper The Rocky Mountain News, has announced that it will stop producing new content citing the “economic reality” of the publication.

New York Times: A good round-up of all the David Letterman news that has developed today.