David Carr, New York Times Columnist, Dead At 58
David Carr, longtime media columnist for The New York Times, died unexpectedly Thursday.By Steven Sparkman | February 12, 2015
David Carr, a media columnist for The New York Times, died suddenly Thursday. He was 58.
Carr made a name for himself covering the media and its roll in American culture. He wrote a weekly column for The Times, where he had worked for more than 12 years. (Video via Mediabistro)
Just a day before his death, Carr had gone on CBS to discuss some of the biggest media stories of the week: the suspension of Brian Williams from NBC and Jon Stewart's retirement from the Daily Show.