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8 Facts About New York

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New York is a bi-weekly magazine concerned with life, culture, politics, and style generally, and with a particular emphasis on New York City.

The City of New York, often called New York City, New York, or simply The City, is the most populous city in the United States.

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Founded by Milton Glaser and Clay Felker in 1968 as a competitor to The New Yorker, it was brasher and less polite, and established itself as a cradle of New Journalism.

New Journalism is a style of news writing and journalism, developed in the 1960s and 1970s, which uses literary techniques deemed unconventional at the time.

The New Yorker is an American magazine of reportage, commentary, criticism, essays, fiction, satire, cartoons, and poetry.

Clay Schuette Felker was an American magazine editor and journalist who founded New York Magazine in 1968.

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Over time, it became more national in scope, publishing many noteworthy articles on American culture by writers such as Tom Wolfe, Jimmy Breslin, Nora Ephron, John Heilemann, Frank Rich, and Rebecca Traister.

Thomas Kennerly "Tom" Wolfe, Jr. is an American author and journalist, best known for his association with and influence over the New Journalism literary movement, in which literary techniques are used extensively and traditional values of journalistic objectivity and evenhandedness are rejected.

John Arthur Heilemann is the co-managing editor of Bloomberg Politics, an American journalist for New York magazine, where he mainly covers US politics, and a political analyst for MSNBC.

Frank Hart Rich, Jr. is an American essayist, liberal / progressive op-ed columnist and writer notable for having held various positions within The New York Times from 1980 to 2011.

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In its current incarnation under editor-in-chief Adam Moss, "The nation's best and most-imitated city magazine is often not about the city—at least not in the overcrowded, traffic-clogged, five-boroughs sense", wrote then Washington Post media critic Howard Kurtz, as the magazine has increasingly published political and cultural stories of national significance.

Howard Alan "Howie" Kurtz is an American journalist and author with a special focus on the media.

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Since its redesign and relaunch in 2004, the magazine has won more National Magazine Awards than any other publication, which includes the 2013 award for Magazine of the Year.

The National Magazine Awards, also known as the Ellie Awards, are a series of American awards that honor excellence in the magazine industry.

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It was one of the first dual-audience "lifestyle magazines", and its format and style have been emulated by some other American regional city publications.

Lifestyle magazine is an umbrella term for popular magazines concerned with lifestyle and is often used to encompass a number of men's magazines, women's magazines and magazines about health and fitness, tourism, leisure, fashion, decorating, or culture.

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In 2009, its paid and verified circulation was 408,622, with 95.8% of that coming from subscriptions.

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Its websites—NYmag.com, Vulture.com, The Cut, and Grub Street—receive visits from more than 14 million users per month.

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