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About the Author
is a New York-based journalist. A contributing editor at New York
magazine, he has also written for Vanity Fair
, CondÉ Nast Portfolio
, and Time
, among other publications. Once a regular guest on ABC's World News Now
, McDonald has also appeared on CNN, CNNfn, Fox News, CNBC, and NPR. In 2004, he was the recipient of two Canadian National Magazine Awards—Best Business Story (gold) and Best Investigative Reporting (silver)—for “The Black Watch”—in National Post Business
. A Canadian, McDonald lives in Bronxville, New York, with his wife, Caroline, and daughter, Marguerite.