Crafty Covers

The iPhone 5 landed with a resounding hiccup: the native Apple Maps app is riddled with glitches and may (for the moment, at least) lead users far astray. Courtesy of Mad Magazine, we have an Apple Maps-driven version (top) of a 1976 New Yorker cover (bottom) lampooning the city’s insularity. And in between, we have a Milwaukee version of the latter commissioned by Quad/Graphics (they own us). Comments comments

The iPhone 5 landed with a resounding hiccup: the native Apple Maps app is riddled with glitches and may (for the moment, at least) lead users far astray. Courtesy of Mad Magazine, we have an Apple Maps-driven version (top) of a 1976 New Yorker cover (bottom) lampooning the city’s insularity. And in between, we have a Milwaukee version of the latter commissioned by Quad/Graphics (they own us).

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Matt has written for Milwaukee Magazine since 2006, when he was a lowly intern. Since then, he’s held the posts of assistant news editor and, most recently, senior editor. He’s lived in South Carolina, Tennessee, Connecticut, Iowa, and Indiana but mostly in Wisconsin. He wants to do more fishing but has a hard time finding worms. For the magazine, Matt has written about city government, schools, religion, coffee roasters and Congress.