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When Being Right Mattered

An American journalistic icon passed away yesterday. Ben Bradlee was the editor of the Washington Post during Bob Woodward and Carl Bernstein’s investigative reporting that was to become… 269 more words

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The Great Ben Bradlee

Ben Bradlee died today. And it got me thinking how I wrote only two months ago about Robin Williams’ passing. In that case, I was mourning the fact that I never appreciated him when he was alive. 389 more words

Remembering Ben Bradlee, a giant of journalism. John Oliver on the Supreme Court justices as animals. And a waiter gets a World Series ticket for good service

Seven years shy of his 100th birthday, Ben Bradlee died Tuesday.
And if you’re like me, who walked into a newspaper newsroom for the first time and knew he never wanted to work anywhere else, you felt sad that one of the lions of 20th century journalism is gone. 566 more words

Former Washington Post Editor Ben Bradlee Dies

WASHINGTON (AP) – Ben Bradlee, the hard-charging editor who guided The Washington Post through its Pulitzer Prize-winning coverage of the Watergate scandal and invigorated its newsroom for more than two decades, died Tuesday. 191 more words

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R.I.P., Ben Bradlee

I came of age during a most interesting and turbulent time.

Being near the leading edge of the baby boom, I was born not long after World War II. 427 more words

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Ben Bradlee, top Washington Post editor during Watergate, dies at 93

(ABC News) — Ben Bradlee, the legendary executive editor of the Washington Post during the Watergate era, has died, the newspaper reported on its website tonight. 454 more words

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Former Washington Post editor Ben Bradlee dies

WASHINGTON (AP) — Ben Bradlee, the hard-charging editor who guided The Washington Post through its Pulitzer Prize-winning coverage of the Watergate scandal and invigorated its newsroom for more than two decades, died Tuesday. 191 more words

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