Behind the Scenes: The Making of GOOD 027
It's crunch time at GOOD HQ. We're just a few days away from closing GOOD 027, our migration issue. Executive editor Ann Friedman and editorial design director Dylan Lathrop have locked themselves in our editing cave to piece the pages together, while other editors are scurrying to finish their stories and help out as needed. Click through the slideshow for a peek into the madness.
18-Year-Old Creates Device to Help the Blind Become More Mobile He started at age 12.
F*ck Yeah America Not everything sucks here in the land of the free! Fact: the USA’s national parks are bigger in size than all of England.
Studies Shows Race is a Big Factor in Online Dating White men and Asian women are pretty popular online.
Wacky Inventor Creates a Knife That Toasts as it Cuts I wonder what it can do with a bagel?
What I’m Celebrating Instead of America’s Birthday This Fourth of July Introducing Goldberg Wonderland Day, the holiday for those who want more than just one-dimensional nationalism.
Germany Plans to Give Dozens of Military Bases Back to Nature The country will turn thousands of acres once reserved for training soldiers into sanctuaries reserved for protecting wildlife.
A glance at the magazine page plan
Ann and Dylan working behind giant monitors
A summary of the mood
Dylan creating the contributors' page, which charts the migration path of every writer, illustrator, and photographer in the issue
An editing session ice cream boost
@lilianstrauss a GOOD life starts once you stop wishing (migrating in your mind) for a better one @MITM_NewJersey: "The good man is the man who, no matter how morally unworthy he has been, is moving to become better." - John Dewey
Roof break. Hello, Los Angeles. Now back to the grind.