Pulitzer Prize-Winning LAT Car Critic's Farewell Memo: A Masterpiece of …

Dan Neil is the Los Angeles Times' Pulitzer Prize-winning automobiles columnist who recently took a job with the Wall Street Journal. The farewell memo he sent to his soon-to-be former colleagues, which was first printed in LA Observed, is as entertaining as his columns. Also, incredibly classy. » 2/12/10 9:47am 2/12/10 9:47am

@Nick Denton: Fair enough. No one's ever knocked Tina Brown an untalented editor. Just an unpleasant boss. But as a editorial entrepreneur, she's been too dependent on benefactors — some reliable, like Si Newhouse, and another less so, like Harvey Weinstein. The test for the Daily Beast is to find an equilibrium… » 2/11/10 11:23am 2/11/10 11:23am