Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2011

Sidney Harman

"He was a magical man, full of intellectual curiosity and a desire to see Newsweek reflect the pursuit of ideas."

— TINA BROWN, on Sidney Harman, the audio tycoon who bought the struggling newsmagazine last year, who died on April 12 at age 92; Harman named Brown editor in chief of a new media entity combining Newsweek with Brown's site the Daily Beast

This text originally appeared on on April 13, 2011.