It's creator, aka The Grim Reaper (a magazine insider, then?), was interviewed this week by Media Life.
Which magazine death over the past month has been the most surprising?
None. At this stage of the game, there aren't that many surprising magazines shutdowns.
Every one that has shut down didn't shock anybody because of their dubious status. Without rock-solid fundamentals to withstand a terrible economy, coupled with the migration of consumers getting news and entertainment from the web, there is a lot of toast out there.
Magazine Death Pool.