Alex Heard defends guys against a suddenly vicious media.
About Alex Heard
Alex Heard is the editorial director at Outside magazine and the author of two books, Apocalypse Pretty Soon and The Eyes of Willie McGee, which the Washington Post named a Best Book of 2010. Heard has also worked as an editor at Wired and The New York Times Magazine, and he has written for a wide range of publications, including The New Republic, Slate, The Daily Beast, The Washington Post Magazine, The New York Times, Spy, Mother Jones, Vanity Fair, and Education Week. Several stories he conceived and edited have been selected for The Best American Travel Writing and The Best American Sports Writing. He lives in Santa Fe, New Mexico.