New York magazine on Kurt Eichenwald

The media story of the day is New York magazine’s in-depth look at what’s become of former Times reporter Kurt Eichenwald since his controversial front-page story about a teenager trapped in an online pornogrpahy ring–in which Mr. Eichenwald became more personally involved than he let on to his editors at the time.

"My children are scared all the time, because they see me falling apart," Mr. Eichenwald tells New York. "My wife holds together. But that doesn’t keep her from sobbing in the middle of the night, ‘I wish to God we’d let him die.’"