Private Frazer’s Doomed Magazines

June 19, 2018


Filed under: magazines,PPA — privatefraser @ 10:45 pm

Several years since I finished posting anything on this blog, time for a coda.

Look around you – count the titles that still exist, look at what’s closed, consider how the Pisspoor Publishing Association is now gutted and enfeebled – and tell me that all those years ago I wasn’t right.

The epitaph is Robert Conquest’s (as retold by Kingsley Amis): “I told you so, you fucking fools”.


  1. “The doom is come upon us,” said the Lord of PPA.

    Hard to argue with your points: the magazine industry that is left looks precious little like it looked even five years ago.

    Enjoy your doomed retirement.

    Comment by Adam Tinworth — June 20, 2018 @ 3:31 pm | Reply

  2. Come back, we miss you!

    Comment by Graham Trott — June 26, 2018 @ 8:31 am | Reply

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