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Inside TV folds fast and Lewis Lapham leaves a void atop Harper's masthead
November 15, 2005
Arguably the least surprising magazine closing ever, TV Guide shut down its celebrified, young woman-skewing spinoff Inside TV because TV Guide, in a last ditch effort to regain a measure of relevance, had just made itself over to look like Inside TV. Still with us? Around 40 staffers are no longer with TV Guide, including Inside TV editor Steve LeGrice, publisher Christine Petrillo, and their respective troops. Expect the suddenly unattached to flood the offices of Bauer Publishing and Wenner Media with resumes, while those currently employed at In Touch and Us Weekly wonder whether the celebrity weekly bubble ...
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