A Year of Tina Brown and Newsweek Still Needs a Savior

NewsBeast still hasn’t turned around its losses and has a long way to go before it gets into the black

When the merger between Newsweek and The Daily Beast was announced almost a year ago, it seemed like it might, at least, have the makings of a good story: charming nonagenarian audio tycoon teams up with a media mogul and celebrity editor to save a beloved dinosaur from extinction.