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Mad Magazine

  1. humor writing
    MAD Magazine’s Most Significant Cultural ImpactsFrom Weird Al to Pete Buttigieg.
  2. animation
    The Lost MAD Magazine TV Special No Advertiser Would TouchThe 1974 pilot never aired, but it was MAD’s first foray into television.
  3. obit
    Al Feldstein and the Furshlugginer Greatness of Mad MagazineAn assessment of Mad’s place in the culture, as the magazine goes off to its final Fold-in.
  4. alas poor alfred
    MAD Magazine Is Ceasing Publication of Original Content, May Shut Down Entirely“They’re basically euthanizing the magazine.”
  5. pepe the frog
    Pepe the Frog’s Creator Creates New Amphibian for MAD MagazineHe never intended the green dude to become a racist symbol, and he’s trying to subvert that.
  6. ‘The New Yorker’ Profiles ‘Mad’ Magazine as an Anti-Smoking Ad PioneerThe New Yorker ran an excellent article last week about Mad magazine’s big anti-smoking push during the ‘60s, which resulted not only in tons […]
  7. Your Custom Headstone Does Not Meet Our Standards, by David GuzmanDear Sir, Bloomington Cemetery very much appreciates your business, and we are pleased to see clients who have the foresight to plan ahead for […]
  8. A Few Minutes with Al Jaffee The folks at UCBcomedy sat down with Mad Magazine’s Al Jaffee, the creator of the famous fold-in and a guy who’s been making comedy regularly […]
  9. Remember When MAD Magazine Was Scandalous?I came across this absolutely insane MAD Magazine collector’s website today, which has cover images and descriptions of literally every issue […]