By Michael P. Coleman
NOOOOOOOOOO! Say it ain’t so.
Johnson Publishing has just announced that it will be the first major African-American publication to cease a print edition in favor of a new mobile app. The transition will occur next month.
I have very fond memories of reading Jet at the barber shop while growing up in Detroit. I still have a few dog-eared issues from the 70s and 80s in a trunk, buried in my garage. As I type this story on my iPad…
It’s time. Congratulations, Jet, for embracing the future. Mr. Johnson would be proud.