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Drake a Tweeting Twit

Posted by admin On February - 14 - 2014

How embarrassing.  The Mayor is bad enough, but now Toronto’s beloved local Rap artist and Raptors spokesman Drake has stuck his gold-plated foot in his mouth.

Drake took to Twitter on Thursday to bitch and moan that he was dissed by Rolling Stone magazine, who opted to drop “his cover” scheduled for the March issue, in favour of Philip Seymour Hoffman, who tragically died of a heroin overdose recently in New York city.

What a twit.

I’m sure Rolling Stone is loving all the free publicity.  It will be interesting to see if they eventually run the Drake cover, and if so, which cover will sell more copies.

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Scott Bullock is a veteran circulation expert with over 38 years experience in both Canada and the United States. He has worked on trade titles such as Publisher’s Weekly, Library Journal, School Library Journal and Small Press in the USA. In consumer magazines, Scott was the Circulation Director for D Magazine (the city magazine of Dallas, Texas), and in Canada he was the Circulation Director for Toronto Life, Fashion, and Canadian Art. From 2000 to 2004, Scott was a partner at Coast to Coast Newsstand Services. Scott has also held the post of VP Sales & Marketing, for CDS Global, Canada. Currently, CoversSell.Com is Scott’s circulation consultancy. Active clients include: Fly Fusion, Canadian Geographic, Canadian House & Home, Canada’s History, Canadian Real Estate Wealth, Canadian Woodworking, Canadian Cycling, Canadian Running, Canadian Scrapbooker, Legion, Harrowsmith, SkyNews, and SuperTrax.

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