Sunday 22 April 2018

Phoenix boast falls flat

Liam Collins

Liam Collins

AFTER putting on just four extra copies during 2006, the owner of Phoenix, John Mulcahy, feels confident enough to blow his own trumpet announcing that all 18,154 copies are sold "with no discount sales or free copies included".

It seems you can't give adiscount when you want to peddle your own spin andobsessions.

The hardy boast from Phoenix, where trusty retainer Paddy Prendeville is still dishing the dirt without being brought into the family firm, comes at the end of a lengthy sideswipe at existing magazine titles such as Magill, Business & Finance, The Dubliner and Hot Press.

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