Best of 2012: Media
Alone, 'Riodoce' Covers the Drug Cartel Beat
A profile of the Mexican newsweekly, a lone voice in reporting on the narcos.
Truth or Consequences
The story behind the story that ended Dan Rather’s career.
On the Daily Mail’s dominance of England.
The Mystery Woman Behind the Murdoch Mess
A profile of Rebekah Brooks, who started as a secretary at News of the World and became CEO of News International by 41, developing an incredibly close relationship with Rupert Murdoch along the way.
The history of Pitchfork and its prescient take on the relationship between culture and consumption.