Newsweek Bids Itself Farewell

Last print edition of the once-iconic mag is out tomorrow
By Polly Davis Doig,  Newser Staff
Posted Dec 23, 2012 11:15 AM CST
No more Photoshopped Dianas: The cover of Newsweek's final print edition.   (Newsweek)

(Newser) – There will be no more weekly wondering what crazy cover concoction Tina Brown & Co. have put together to greet you in the supermarket checkout: Newsweek has printed its final print issue, and it is going out with an old-school-meets-new-school bow to itself, notes Mashable. The cover features a retro skyline of Newsweek's New York City office building combined with the hashtag #LastPrintIssue. It hits newsstands tomorrow. Newsweek now becomes Newsweek Global, which the company calls an online-only "worldwide edition targeted for a highly mobile, opinion-leading audience who want to learn about world events in a sophisticated context." (Read more Newsweek stories.)

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