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.
A Mission To Find Every WW II Veteran Before It’s Too Late 16 million served—a few hundred thousand are still alive
Artists Use Bacteria To ‘Grow’ Masterpieces Why petri dishes make the perfect canvas
The Strategy To Get More Military Service Members A College Degree A passing score on a 90-minute exam makes a path to a diploma
America Is (Almost) Entirely Energy Independent But the concept doesn’t stand up to scrutiny by serious people So why do we keep importing oil from the Middle East—or anywhere else?
Some Men Are Furious Over A Female-Only Wonder Woman Screening False equivalence, anybody?
English Bar Reminds Men To Stop Confusing Kindness For Flirting Men sometimes confuse kindess with flirting
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.