Vanity Fair reporting:
When a crusading but conflict-averse billionaire bankrolls several of
journalism’s most prominent mavericks to create a hard-nosed
investigative news organization, it’s a recipe for turmoil. eBay founder
Pierre Omidyar’s differences with First Look Media staff have been all
over the press. Two top hires are out the door. Sarah Ellison asks
whether First Look Media can make headlines that aren’t about itself.