Robert Taylor joined Wine Spectator in 2003 as a copy editor, after serving as a classic arts program editor for Playbill and Stagebill magazines. He reviews all WineSpectator.com copy, overseeing the blog section and working closely with associate editor Mitch Frank on news coverage. As a reporter, Robert has focused largely on alcohol and the law, with a concentration on controversial wine-shipping legislation. He is the editor of the website’s weekly Unfiltered column and serves as the moderator for the WineSpectator.com forums. Robert has a degree in journalism from New York University.