BTW, as befits a story about two magicians, if you are wondering why we published this blockbuster story on a Saturday holiday evening (about the worst possible time for traffic). It was actually scheduled for Sunday morning…but the minute we hit post it reverted to the old time and our modem literally went bonkers, preventing fixing it before everyone had started linking and reading.
And just in case you missed any of the previous episodes, here they are:
Many thanks to Pádraig Ó Méalóid and Laura Sneddon for their excellent work on this series—both of them have more stuff in the pipeline for the Beat and some of it is going to be equally explosive.
Heidi MacDonald is the founder and editor in chief of The Beat. In the past, she worked for Disney, DC Comics, Fox and Publishers Weekly. She can be heard regularly on the More To Come Podcast. She likes coffee, cats and noble struggle.