Boston Magazine Copies Texas Monthly Cover

Bostonist points out the May issue of Boston Magazine looks strikingly similar to the cover of the February issue of Texas Monthly. Both covers contain the word, "Power, in green, emblazoned across black and white photos. Both issues are "power" issues which feature each regions most influential people. Explaining the situation in an oddly circular manner, Boston Magazine Editor Jon Marcus said, "It's done and it's been done to us a lot. We, as a matter of principle, haven't done it and don't do it." OK, then.

by Steve Hall    May- 5-05   Click to Comment   
Topic: Magazine   

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For another instance, check out the cover of Freakonomics and the cover of Logic and Its Limits.

Posted by: Jim Wesnor on May 5, 2005 5:18 PM

How can you say these covers look alike? There is a different person on the cover.

Posted by: kab on May 22, 2005 2:49 AM