They usually say “don’t judge a book by its cover,” but it seems like that’s not the case when it comes to magazines. Most magazines have a steady subscription base, but they’re always looking to attract your attention as you walk past the rack. Typically, the more controversial a cover is, the more copies you can expect to fly off the newsstand.
However as we’ve seen many times before, if you push it too far, you risk alienating advertisers, distributors, and subscribers. Here are eleven cases of magazine covers that dedicated readers and pop culture fans will never forget. These provocative covers drove sales to new levels…..READ MORE