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Instinct (magazine)

Instinct (ISSN 1096-0058) is a gay men's lifestyle magazine that was a physical publication from 1997 to 2015 and is an online magazine that was launched in 2013 and is still active today. The physical magazine was first published in 1997 by Instinct Publishing and was distributed by Curtis Circulation.[2][3] Instinct launched its online component in June 2013, covering entertainment, news, original content, fun features, and travel. The final physical issue was dated June–July 2015.[citation needed]

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First Printed Issue, November/December 1997
Managing EditorAdam Dupuis
CategoriesGay Men's Lifestyle
FrequencyOnline magazine
PublisherJR Pratts
Total circulation110,000[1]
Year founded1997
CompanyJuki Media
CountryUnited States
Based inBurbank, California

Instinct was purchased by Juki Media, LLC in 2015.[citation needed]


  1. ^ "Instinct Magazine". Echo Media. Retrieved August 10, 2015.
  2. ^ Robert Lee Brewer (August 5, 2013). 2014 Writer's Market. Writer's Digest Books. p. 482. ISBN 978-1-59963-750-1. Retrieved January 15, 2016.
  3. ^ Sandra L. Caron (February 2008). "An investigation of content and media images in gay men's magazines". Journal of Homosexuality. 55 (3): 504–523. doi:10.1080/00918360802345297. PMID 19042283. Retrieved August 13, 2015.

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