Most Controversial Magazine Covers of All Time

September 24, 2009 at 12:57 pm | Posted in Lifescape | Leave a comment
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Time Magazine, January 2, 1939: Hitler as Man of the Year

Time Magazine, April 8, 1966: Is God Dead?

Life, November 26, 1965: War In Vietnam

Esquire, April 1968: The Passion of Ali

Esquire, May 1969: The Drowning of Andy Warhol

Playboy, October 1971: First Playboy African-American Woman

National Lampoon, January 1973: If You Don’t Buy This Magazine…

The New Yorker, March 29, 1976: Steinberg Map of New York

Rolling Stone, January 22, 1981: John Lennon and Yoko Ono

Vanity Fair, August 1991: Demi Moore, Pregnant and Nude

Vanity Fair, August 1993: K.D. Lang and Cindy Crawford

Time Magazine, June 27, 1994: OJ Mug Shot Controversy

The Economist, September 10, 1994: The Camel-Humping Issue

Time, April 14 1997: Ellen’s Coming-Out Issue

Wired, June 1997: 101 Ways to Save Apple

Time, Dec 21, 1998: Devil Horns on Clinton

Esquire Magazine, December 2000: The Crotch Shot

The New Yorker, Sept. 24, 2001: Twin Towers in Silhouette

Entertainment Weekly, May 2 2003: Dixie Chicks

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