This article on the (slightly eccentric) Sun magazine might be of some interest to many of our readers and contributors. I met Sy Safransky in Chapel Hill, North Carolina, shortly before he launched the magazine and, later, used to say hello to him whenever I’d see him hawking it on bustling Franklin Street. (And that was often). Thirty-five years later, he’s still pressing on with a business model that, as this article explains, is decidedly non-business.
If after reading this you want to read more about The Sun, which bills itself as “Personal, Political, Provocative, Ad-free,” check out its Web site.