Thursday, August 16, 2007

Locally Published Teen Magazine Gets Dissed

Posted on Thu, Aug 16, 2007 at 4:00 AM

A recent "Magazine Rack" column from MediaPost takes aim at Justine, calling the locally produced teen magazine "bland," "by-the-numbers," and "crap."

"In Justine's world, things like sex and alcohol and acne and smothering peer pressure don't exist. It's a magazine for shut-ins, fantasists, and reality deniers," says MediaPost’s Larry Dobrow.

"Justine confines itself to a pretty little fantasy world, and not a particularly interesting one at that."

Ouch. There goes Justine's crush on MediaPost.

Read the rest here.

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