Peter H. Lewis is a word mechanic for a large Silicon Valley tech company; all opinions expressed in this blog are his alone and, alas, not necessarily those of his employer. He was a Senior Writer, reporter, editor, and columnist at The New York Times; senior editor at Fortune magazine; managing editor at The Bay Citizen and Center for Investigative Reporting; and Visiting Professional in Residence at Stanford University’s Graduate Program in Journalism. He lives in Philadelphia.