The Verge, Modern Farmer get their first National Magazine Award nominations

The American Society of Magazine Editors announced finalists for its 2014 National Magazine Awards. Among the usual suspects (New York got nine nominations, and National Geographic, Wired and The New Yorker each got six), The Verge got a nomination for the video that accompanied its story about Carmen Tarleton, who received a face transplant. Modern Farmer also got its first nomination, for General Excellence in the Special Interest Magazines category.

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