The New York Times Magazine is not a typical magazine, and in fact it has been around for decades.
As a result, it is often called the “granddaddy of magazines” in some circles.
But, in its 20-year history, it has done something that few other publications have done: it has created an entire brand.
That is, of course, an impossible task.
The magazine is so popular that, for the past decade, it was the most popular publication in the country.
In the process, the magazine has transformed the way people think about photography, art, and history.
But what does this mean for the future?
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