'The Fashionista Diaries': 'Jane' Magazine Folds!

We were left with a big cliffhanger on last night's Fashionista Diaries when Andrew and Rachel received text messages from Bridget (who heard from Cunt Face, who read it on the internet) that Jane magazine was folding. The poor kids were sitting in a conference room eating lunch, blissfully unaware of all the… » 8/30/07 11:00am 8/30/07 11:00am

The Defendant Will Plead Not Guilty To Negligent Homicide Of 'Jane'

The esteemed writers of the Sassy book have finally eulogized, all gravitas-y and "dying publications are like leaking balloons" and shit, the magazine we once called Jane. Marisa Meltzer and Kara Jesella subscribe, as a lot of Janeeologists have, to the notion that Jane was the casualty of readers' love-hate… » 7/12/07 1:00pm 7/12/07 1:00pm

Jane Pratt Could Maybe Use Some Of Those Drugs Her Baby Went On

Jane Pratt just won't shut up about how actually she really hated Jane after Conde Nast ousted her ass. In fact, she wonders why the whole world didn't just come to a screeching halt the day she left! "I have some questions why they stayed after it became crappy," she said on her ragingly popular satellite radio show… » 7/11/07 11:36am 7/11/07 11:36am

'Jane' Magazine Gets Jettisoned: The Meaningless Memos

The internal memo about the demise of Jane Magazine is making the rounds, and we've got a copy. The summary: It was a difficult decision to shut down the magazine, and Conde Nast President/CEO Charles H. Townsend says that his company has come to believe "that the magazine and the website will not fulfill our… » 7/09/07 2:12pm 7/09/07 2:12pm

Moe's Date With 'Jane' Magazine's Virginal Dating Blogger Sarah DiMuro

Last Thursday I had a date with Sarah DiMuro, the 30 year old virgin-on-hiatus from her role as the Jane Magazine 30 year old virgin. We didn't have sex, though she gave me a hug (I think I initiated it) but she's not the kind of girl you really want to hug, not because she isn't warm and genuine, but because she's… » 6/05/07 4:43pm 6/05/07 4:43pm

"Jane" Editor To Cut Her Hair Short, Start Nagging

  • Jane Magazine's Brandon Holley got hitched. Like two weeks ago! [Gawker]
  • Anna Wintour isn't the only one with a grudge against pachyderms: EBay has got it in for them too. [CNN]
  • Angelina Jolie says she's going on hiatus. Wee! This might mean that more biological "blobs" are on the way! [USAToday]
  • Veronica Mars dies a…
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Anatomy Of A Celebrity Maturation: Avril Lavigne Grows Up, Buys More, Sounds The Same

If there is one thing we are more soooooo sick of than Avril Lavigne giving interviews about how she is soooooo sick of everyone talking about how she is this, like, tomboy in Chuck Taylors and suspenders because she is suuuuuch a feminine grown-up now (and p.s. Mark Jacobs and Proenza whatever and every other cool… » 4/12/07 2:06pm 4/12/07 2:06pm

Brandon Holley's Apparently Controversial April Editor's Letter

Brandon Holley's April editor's letter in Jane is getting lots of play online today. WWD reports on changes to the magazine trumpeted in Holley's latest reader-directed missive, the reasons for Jane's falling newsstand stales last year (Holley says its due to magazine's price-raise from $1.99 to $2.99), and Holley's… » 4/04/07 12:45pm 4/04/07 12:45pm