|ABSOLUT JUNGER is on page 11 of the 7/24/00 issue of New York magazine. In the middle of the ad are a black-and-white sketch of a Viking's helmet, with some red marks and words in the middle and a small sketch of an Absolut Vodka bottle. Surrounding the sketch is a short story about the helmet and the vodka, written by Sebastian Junger. The logo, the typical info found below it, including ©2000, and the entire story's text, are all hand written by the author.
Sebastian Junger is a freelance journalist from Massachusetts who has written for numerous magazines, including Outside, American Heritage, Men's Journal and the New York Times Sunday magazine. His first novel, The Perfect Storm, was just made into a movie, the most successful of this summer season.