Cosmopolitan Magazine Editor Kate White: My Weirdest Days At Work

Kate White Cosmopolitan magazine editor
Kate White Cosmopolitan magazine editor



By Kate White


Did you ever see that fun, wacky '90s television show called "Just Shoot Me"? It was all about working at Blush, a fictional women's magazine. One day I noticed that the set and props were very similar to stuff we had at Cosmopolitan.

When I asked my entertainment director about it, she said that a couple people from the show had visited our offices one day, taken pictures and then incorporated some of the details. It seemed kind of ironic to me.

Because in my 14 years running Cosmo, I often felt like I was on a television show. Things could get wild, crazy and hilarious. (Yes, that's me above at a typical day of work.) Here's a sample of some of the crazier days I had.