Andrew Ross Sorkin Just Wants to Be Loved

Times business reporter and bestselling author Andrew Ross Sorkin’s blockbuster success has generated a fair amount of sniping from jealous peers, who have, among other things, accused him of practicing “access journalism,” as though talking to the people one writes about is a bad thing. Does the criticism bother him, Jon Friedman of MarketWatch asks the Times DealBook editor?

His response:

Everyone in life wants to be loved,” he answered earnestly.

Bob Rubin told him that, by the way, right before he went in for a cuddle.

Andrew Ross Sorkin: NYT’s Mr. Controversy [MarketWatch]

Andrew Ross Sorkin Just Wants to Be Loved