MAD, USA

     MAD is an American bimonthly humor magazine founded in 1952 by editor Harvey Kurtzman and publisher William Gaines, launched as a comic book before it became a magazine. It was widely imitated and influential, affecting satirical media, as well as the cultural landscape of the 20th century, with editor Al Feldstein increasing readership to more than two million during its 1973-74 circulation peak.


Below: 1966, "The Ninth Annual Edition of the Worst From Mad, a Collection of Humor, Satire and Garbage from past issues".

Mad magazine 1966 Bob Dylan cover story

 

 

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