Friedlander, the founder of Reason magazine, has died.
Like everyone else who now works at the magazine, I never met him. But Nick Gillespie’s obituary for him today put a lump in my throat. Our own Syd Barrett. Can’t quite put my finger on it, but there’s something fitting about that.
See also this remembrance from Bob Poole, who did know Friedlander, and worked with him in the magazine’s very early days.