In what can only be described as a “why the hell not?” move by American Media Inc., Muscle & Fitness Hers has named Mona Muresan, a winner of seven state and national bodybuilding competitions, its new Editor-in-Chief. The New York Post reports that David Pecker, the CEO of American Media, stopped by the restaurant Mursan owns and liked her so much he decided to give her the job.
Here’s the problem: Muresan has no experience editing a magazine. But this is someone who could crush your skull with her pinky toe, you think that’s going to stop her? “I’m here to prove everyone wrong,” said Muresan.
Well okay, sure. However, this kind of sounds like a publicity stunt, doesn’t it? Even a Spokesperson for the magazine didn’t give Muresan much credit, explaining, “There are 12 professional editors there. She will be the face and the spokesperson representing the magazine.”
In other words she won’t actually be doing much, aside from benchpressing any staffer that disagrees with her.