Funny or Die Launches iPad Magazine

Los Angeles-based Funny or Die, the online humor site, is trying its hand in the digital tablet publishing space, saying Thursday that it has launched a new, digital magazine for the iPad. The firm said its new magazine, The Occasional will cost $9.99 a year, or $3.99 for a single issue. The company said the magazine will feature original content, interviews, multi-media, games and other interactive components. Among the content in the magazine are celebrity interviews, political commentary, and a number of comedy features.