Tim Cavanaugh is a columnist for Reason's print edition.
Cavanaugh, a journalist and screenwriter, has worked as the online editor of the Los Angeles Times and ran the late, lamented Suck. His work has appeared in The Washington Post, The Boston Globe, Slate, The San Francisco Chronicle, The Beirut Daily Star, San Francisco Magazine, Mother Jones, Agence France-Presse, Wired, Newsday, Salon, Orange County Register, The Rake magazine, and countless alternative and community papers. His own site, The Simpleton, gets updated very infrequently.
In addition to his work as a writer, producer and on-air personality for Reason.tv, Cavanaugh co-wrote the feature film Home Run Showdown, which will be released in summer 2012.
Tim Cavanaugh lives in Virginia with his wife and three daughters.