The Fourth Estate

The Fourth Estate is subverted by the modern media it helped to create


By Sydney Owada Indulge in the image of a breakfast table strewn with the daily newspaper, a reclining man enjoying his steamy morning coffee with his nose buried in the latest stories and kids eating up the comics section. Visualize the cliché of the paperboy’s wheels whirring as he bicycles through the neighborhood, chucking papers