New York's iconic Village Voice folds after more than 60 years

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New York's iconic Village Voice folds after more than 60 years

Post by Abdul Alhazred » Sat Sep 01, 2018 1:27 am

New York's iconic Village Voice folds after more than 60 years
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Will that's 60 years of organizational continuity, but the old Voice died in the 1970s.

ed may agree with this assessment. ed?
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Re: New York's iconic Village Voice folds after more than 60 years

Post by shemp » Sat Sep 01, 2018 1:54 am

ed died in the 70s too.
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Re: New York's iconic Village Voice folds after more than 60 years

Post by ed » Sat Sep 01, 2018 1:54 am

Yeah, probably. Who bought it?
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Re: New York's iconic Village Voice folds after more than 60 years

Post by Abdul Alhazred » Sat Sep 01, 2018 2:12 am

It was always a gay friendly publication, but when it went all-gay + national it ceased to be worth reading.

Also Feiffer stopped being funny after Nixon was gone.
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Re: New York's iconic Village Voice folds after more than 60 years

Post by Witness » Sat Sep 01, 2018 2:21 am

Also what was once a divide, let's call it mainstream vs. underground/alternative, has now disappeared.