Friday, February 13, 2009
As a born-again Christian, L.A. Times reporter Bill Lobdell was frustrated by media coverage of religious people. So he lobbied his editors and prayed for the religion beat. He eventually got his wish, only to lose his faith in the church and in God after eight years on the job. Here is our 2007 interview with Lobdell and here is his new book, Losing My Religion.