'Spin' magazine ceases print publication

usatoday.com — But the magazine has been beefing up its online presence. It promised 1,500 Twitter reviews by the end of 2012. Rihanna performs on stage during the German TV game show "Wetten, dass...?" (Photo: Harald Tittel, AP) As issues of Spin magazine got thinner and thinner over time, the writing was on the wall.