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Are Magazines Dinosaurs?

Chuck Nyren | Posted 11.25.2014 | Fifty
Chuck Nyren

At some point you have to climb out of that frenetic digital nest and concentrate on one thing. It might be reading a book, watching a TV show or movie, listening to music, looking out the window. Or immersing yourself in a magazine.

The Best Disruptive Writing of 2013

Leah Binder | Posted 03.08.2014 | Business
Leah Binder

Almost everyone agrees that the best strategy for improving Americans' health would be to prevent people from needing health care in the first place. But as these writers demonstrated in their powerful arguments, beware the easy answers.

P.J. O'Rourke: Boomers 'Improved Everything When We Took Over'

The Huffington Post | Ann Brenoff | Posted 12.20.2013 | Fifty

Humorist and best-selling writer P. J. O'Rourke, 66, has a great explanation of the baby boom generation's imprint on the world. "Sure we are basicall...

7 Of The Best Movies For Grownups

Posted 11.14.2013 | Fifty

Hollywood sees you, older moviegoers. In case you haven't noticed, there have been a slew of films in recent years catering to older viewers on is...

5 Great Cities To Retire On Just $30,000 A Year Or Less

The Huffington Post | Yagana Shah | Posted 10.09.2013 | Fifty

Dream of retiring to a beachside city but don't think you can afford it? Think again. A new list unveiled by AARP Magazine says you can live the good ...

AARP Model Search: You Could Be The New Face Of 50-Plus

The Huffington Post | Shelley Emling | Posted 07.08.2013 | Fifty

Let's face it. We live in a culture that values youth. Just consider the U.S. market for anti-aging products that's estimated at $80 billion. But p...

Tim Allen Talks TV, Marriage And The Real Meaning Of Life

Pat Gallagher | Posted 06.29.2013 | Fifty
Pat Gallagher

Tim Allen is not having a midlife crisis. He's been too busy to deal with such a thing. He seems free and clear of doing anything irrational to make himself feel young and invincible.

WATCH: The Top Five Things You Need To Know About Retirement

CBS This Morning | Posted 07.18.2012 | Fifty

Retirement is a pretty ambiguous term these days, executive editor of AARP The Magazine Ken Budd explained on "CBS This Morning." "Some people want to...

Who Are The Sexiest Men Over 50?

Anthonia Akitunde | Posted 05.25.2012 | Fifty

Is it hot in here, or is it just the sexy men over 50 in AARP The Magazine's Men On Fire line up? The magazine listed 21 sexy men over 50 whose wor...

Sharon Silke Carty

Which Age Group Is Driving New Car Sales?

HuffingtonPost.com | Sharon Silke Carty | Posted 05.04.2012 | Money

Automakers are striving to reach new customers these days: While it's baby boomers who have the most money and willingness to spend, carmakers are wor...

PHOTOS: Biggest Magazines Of The Year

Posted 02.07.2012 | Media

The Audit Bureau of Circulation has released circulation figures for the second half of 2011. AARP magazine held onto its top spot with a circulation ...

The 20 Biggest Magazines Of 2011 So Far (PHOTOS)

Posted 10.10.2011 | Media

The Audit Bureau of Circulation has released preliminary figures for magazine circulation for the first half of 2011. AARP magazine held onto its top ...

A Rite of Passage: AARP

Maria Rodale | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Maria Rodale

I know that the AARP doesn't want to be known as the Association for the Advancement of Retired People anymore. But there is no question that getting a mailing from AARP means something very specific: I am getting old.

Inside America's Biggest Magazine

nytimes.com | ANDREW ADAM NEWMAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

There was a time when editors at the magazine -- published bimonthly by the organization that advocates for Americans over 50 -- fully expected AARP-e...

The Biggest Magazines In America... #1 May SHOCK You...

Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

The Audit Bureau of Circulation released its preliminary figures for magazine circulation in the first half of 2010 on Monday. As usual, the AARP maga...

Elena Kagan: Plessy vs. Seventeen Magazine

Jodi Lampert | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Jodi Lampert

There is a story in the Washington Post that is so horrendous I almost don't know want to mention it. It criticizes Elena Kagan's fashion choices.

KFC's Double Down, Their Latest Double Cross

Christina Pirello | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Christina Pirello

KFC is to food what Glenn Beck is to truth and it's about time we woke up and saw that. Their insidious ad campaigns always show the healthiest, fittest and most vibrant people eating their unhealthy fare.

Brian Williams Tells AARP Magazine: Obama, McCain Both "Quality Hangs...Good Guys To Hang Out With"

AARP Magazine | Joe Conason | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

"I've never stopped feeling fortunate that I have this incredible, incredible front-row seat, quite literally, flying around with the candidates, driv...

The Summer Squawk About Memoir

Lisa Dale Norton | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Lisa Dale Norton

Memoir provides a means for anyone writing to become the hero of his or her own life. That's why we write memoir and that's why we read it.

Recently 50, Caroline Kennedy Graces Cover Of AARP Magazine

AP | Verena Dobnik | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Caroline Kennedy turned 50 Tuesday, becoming eligible for membership in AARP. But the nonprofit organization for people 50 and over has bigger plans ...