Kenneth (kensmind) wrote in polloftheday,
Kenneth
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Magazines

With the internet, does anybody read magazines anymore? I found that when the internet first came out, I stopped buying magazines. But now I find myself going back to the printed word more often. What about you?



Poll #1309659 Magazines

Has the internet made magazines obsolete?

Yes. Why buy it when you can probably find it for free online?
5(6.8%)
Yes (for some other reason)
1(1.4%)
No, I still like the feel of something in my hand (you know what I mean)
48(64.9%)
No, for some other reason
18(24.3%)
I'm not sure
2(2.7%)
Other (what?)
0(0.0%)

How many magazine subscriptions do you have?

None
24(32.4%)
One
20(27.0%)
Two
10(13.5%)
Three
13(17.6%)
Four
1(1.4%)
Five
2(2.7%)
More than five
4(5.4%)

Do you find that you buy magazines but don't read them?

I don't ever buy magazines, so no.
9(12.2%)
No, I generally read all the magazines I buy.
45(60.8%)
Sometimes.
16(21.6%)
Yeah, this happens a lot.
3(4.1%)
It's hard to explain, but I'll try in a comment.
0(0.0%)
Other (what?)
1(1.4%)

I don't have room to list every magazine, but which of the ones listed below do you read?

Time
5(7.8%)
Newsweek
0(0.0%)
GQ
0(0.0%)
Elle
0(0.0%)
Reader's Digest
1(1.6%)
Better Homes and Gardens
1(1.6%)
TV Guide
2(3.1%)
National Geographic
6(9.4%)
Good Housekeeping
0(0.0%)
Sports Illustrated
0(0.0%)
Lady's Home Journal
0(0.0%)
Playboy
1(1.6%)
Playgirl
0(0.0%)
The Economist
0(0.0%)
None of the above
34(53.1%)

Other than the ones listed in the previous questions, what magazines do you either subscribe to or read (in printed form) regularly?

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