Vanity Fair breaks subscription record after Trump attack on Twitter

Vanity Fair breaks subscription record after Trump attack on Twitter
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Vanity Fair magazine broke a record for subscriptions on the same day that President-elect Donald TrumpDonald TrumpYoungkin ad features mother who pushed to have 'Beloved' banned from son's curriculum White House rejects latest Trump claim of executive privilege Democrats say GOP lawmakers implicated in Jan. 6 should be expelled MORE blasted the magazine on Twitter, increasing subscribers a reported hundredfold.

The magazine had the highest number of subscriptions sold in a single day among Condé Nast publications on Thursday, the company told Folio Magazine.

The magazine put up a banner on its website following the criticism from Trump, calling itself the “magazine Trump doesn’t want you to read” and encouraging readers to subscribe.

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Trump targeted Vanity Fair on Twitter after the publication published a negative review of Trump Grill, calling it possibly the worst restaurant in America. According to the report by Folio, the review received 1 million unique views since Trump tweeted his criticism.

“Has anyone looked at the really poor numbers of @VanityFair Magazine,” Trump tweeted, adding an attack at the magazine’s editor.