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News Thu Sep 24 2009

McSweeney's iPhone App

iPhonePreview.jpgMcSweeney's is jumping into the e-reader game with their own iPhone app, called the "Small Chair." The app will bring readers weekly selections from McSweeney's publications, including the quarterly magazine, the Believer and Wholpin. Spike Jonze, Wells Tower, Chris Ware and Jonathan Ames are all slated to be early contributors. It's $5.99 for the app and a six month subscription. Need more incentive to download the app? This content won't be available online.

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