The MAD 9-11 Cover — The Untold Story

The cover of MAD # 411, which went on sale shortly after the 9-11 attack, was not the cover originally planned for that issue. In fact, another cover was already printed and awaiting to be bound with the magazine’s interior pages when the attack occurred. The working title of the planned cover was “The New York City Marathon” and it was written and illustrated by longtime MAD contributor John Caldwell.

MAD’s Paperback Clean-up!

Recently, we went through our stockroom and came across a freakin’ TON of classic MAD paperbacks! How many different ones can you make out? Any favorites? Let us know in the comments section! And be sure to check out upcoming issues — we’re going to be giving away some paperbacks in the Letters Page!

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