Yes, we made a profit this year - of $1.8 million. Congrats to Justin Smith, Jay Lauf, James Bennet and Bob Cohn - and the entire leadership of the enterprise. And we at the Dish are proud of the contribution we've made: we now account for more than a quarter of the site's unique visitors and close to half its visits. But none of that would count for much apart from the real skill and dedication of the business team, who feared nothing in grappling with the web and showed that it can not only be exciting, but also ... money-making.

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