XXL MAGAZINE: WHY LONG TIME EDITOR-IN-CHIEF ELLIOT WILSON WAS FIRED….

A XXL Magazine insider has reportedly disclosed to mediatakeout.com, the real reason why long standing Editor-In-Chief, Elliott Wilson, was ordered to clear his desk yesterday and was escorted out of the building by security.   “According to the insider XXL Magazine’s newsstand sales and subscriptions were down dramatically in 2007, and ad sales grew slower than expected.But the insider claims that the problems with the magazine had little to do with Elliot’s management. “They made him a scapegoat for the problems of the industry. Every magazine is losing ad dollars []

QUOTE OF THE DAY: MARIAH CAREY

  “I’d rather be on stage with a pig — a duet with Jennifer Lopez and me just ain’t going to happen.” (Inside Hollywood) (Mariah Carey airs her thoughts on possibly working with Jennifer Lopez)

LONG-TIME XXL MAGAZINE EDITOR-IN-CHIEF ELLIOT WILSON – FIRED!!!

  Harris Publications XXL Magazine has fired longtime editor-in-chief Elliott Wilson, AllHipHop.com has learned. While details are sketchy, sources have confirmed that Wilson was relieved of his duties today (January 7). “One of the reasons is that Harris Publications wants the magazine to go in a different direction in terms of expanding its scope,” a source at XXL Magazine told AllHipHop.com. Vanessa Satten has been named interim editor-in-chief of the magazine, which was founded in 1997 by former Source staffers James Bernard, []

JAY-Z AND BEYONCE’S WEDDING PLANNER SPEAKS!

  By now the entire universe knows (thanks to  Jay-Z ordering his cronies to leak news that may or may not be true to the press), that he and Bey tied the knot in France at the home of their “dear friend”, Giorgio Armani…..(From Marcy to Armani’s luxurious mansion) And now their wedding planner shares with us how she managed to pull off the wedding of the century! WATCH