"I have been fortunate throughout my career to be surrounded by smart, funny people, and never more so than at Maxim. I leave with fond memories, a photo of Felix without his pants on and a new MP3 player." - Greg Gutfeld, the outgoing editor of Maxim, signs off in characteristically amusing fashion
"I leave it to the readers to judge. But I wonder if illustrating corporate mergers on the front cover with a pair of copulating camels is dour." - Bill Emmott, the outgoing editor of The Economist, reacts to criticism from the former Guardian editor Peter Preston that his magazine is "dour"