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Novak, the CIA, and the Facts

Michael Miner’s Hot Type column, “Robert Novak’s Not Talking,” November 26, was remarkable for its display of contempt for facts. I don’t care what Miner thinks of any of our editorials. I do care when he egregiously misrepresents the newspaper. Let’s start with his insinuation that the paper was “just going through the motions of […]

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UPI, FYI

“UPI RIP” [Hot Type, May 16] That headline evokes the idea that something of value is lost. But it’s hard to understand that headline given your article. It says nothing about the great, storied history, traditions, and personalities of UPI. (Disclosure: Billy Ferguson is my friend of 30 years and was my UPI boss for […]