Dear 'Jane' Readers, Explain To Us What You See In 'Nylon'?

How will you replace Jane? (Or as a newly jobless Jane alum just mused to us, how will Jane replace its jobs? "Do they write about diets now? Do they turn themselves into fashionistas?") Yesterday we took a poll as to your feelings on the matter, and last we checked the vast plurality of you said Nylon. Really? Nylon?… » 7/10/07 5:30pm 7/10/07 5:30pm

Why 'Jane' Folded: Think Its Readers Were Just Too Poor, Pissy, And…

Possibly the weirdest thing about writing about Jane folding today was finding out that one of our most popular posts ever, on the most recent issue featuring the quirktacular Zooey Deschanel, was one of our most popular posts in history. We don't really have the technical know-how to figure out why this is or what it… » 7/09/07 4:25pm 7/09/07 4:25pm

The Two Bitches Who Left 'Jane' — Er, 'Jill' — To Die

Meet Eva Dillon and Mary Berner, the two ex-Conde Nast publishers some people think are responsible for the downfall of Jane, the women's magazine that never quite managed to be what anyone wanted it to be but tried a lot harder than Glamour. The demise of Jane had been almost assured since Jane Pratt herself, the… » 7/09/07 1:27pm 7/09/07 1:27pm