15 fabulous Fortune reads from 2014 by Verne Kopytoff @FortuneMagazine December 27, 2014, 10:51 AM EDT E-mail Tweet Facebook Google Plus Linkedin Share icons Every year, Fortune publishes hundreds of magazine stories and thousands more online. Winnowing down the best is impossible and, for that matter, totally subjective. But we’ve tried to pick out a few from among the most compelling. They take you from the Vatican bank to a “Club Fed” prison, and from inside the struggling McDonald’s fast-food empire to the chaos at Sony Pictures after hackers breached its computer systems. It is just a sampling of what Fortune’s team does everyday. Stay tuned for much more in 2015.