A picture is worth a thousand words, or so they say. In this case, the picture tells the most tragic of all tales. This is a powerful image on the cover of New York Magazine by Iwan Baan via Dave Winer on Twitter
Om Malik is a partner at True Ventures. Prior to joining True, he started Gigaom. Om is the author of Broadbandits: Inside the $750 Billion Telecom Heist. He has been blogging since 2000 and in the past held various staff writing positions at Forbes.com, Red Herring and Business 2.0. He also has contributed to the Wall Street Journal and the Economist. He is the founder of Desiparty.com. His full bio is here.