More Maddow Profiles! This Time, in Out

Everyone is getting a piece of Rachel Maddow now.

Out Magazine has a small profile of Ms. Maddow (seven sentences!) in its next issue, which is part of the magazine’s annual ‘Out 100’ issue, a “unashamedly subjective list of the gay men and women who moved culture—ours and the culture at large—over the past year.”

Editor Aaron Hicklin tells Media Mob via email that, “It’s a hugely ambitious issue—we shoot all 100 people, making it the biggest original annual portfolio in any magazine, and this year’s issue is a spin on Classic Hollywood.”

Looking for media people on the list, you’ll find:

  • Ari Shaprio, a reporter for NPR, who broke a story that a Justice department candidate was blocked because she was a lesbian.
  • Alex Ross, New Yorker music writer, and rich genius.
  • Diana Nyad, a broadcast journalist, who filed dispatches from the Beijing Olympics for NPR and is launching a new Web site aimed at boosting women’s self-esteem called

If that list seems a wee bit small, Jesse Oxfeld also wrote a piece for Out chronicling gay campaign reporters, and earlier this year the gay reporters and editors at The New York Times made Out‘s Power List.

More Maddow Profiles! This Time, in Out