(February 14, 1944- )
Columnist for the Washington Post (1966-76)
Correspondent with ABC and Time Magazine
Polk Award (1972)
Why he might be annoying
He had one major news story in 1972, and has lived off of it since.
He did not graduate college.
He commited adultry on his wife, (author Nora Ephron) with a married member of the British House of Lords (Baroness Jay of Paddington).
He is divorced.
Why he might not be annoying
Along with Bob Woodward broke the Watergate story, leading to President Nixon's resignation.
He was tenacious in uncovering the facts behind the Watergate break-in.
His parents were blacklisted due to the 'red scare.'
He said 'The media are more powerful than our government institution, but we are squandering that power' (1999).
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Year In Review:
For 2017, as of last week, Out of 1 Votes: 100% Annoying
In 2016, Out of 2 Votes: 100% Annoying
In 2015, Out of 20 Votes: 40.0% Annoying
In 2014, Out of 23 Votes: 60.87% Annoying
In 2013, Out of 22 Votes: 59.09% Annoying
In 2012, Out of 28 Votes: 64.29% Annoying
In 2011, Out of 55 Votes: 81.82% Annoying
In 2010, Out of 92 Votes: 60.87% Annoying
In 2009, Out of 77 Votes: 72.73% Annoying
In 2008, Out of 123 Votes: 69.11% Annoying
In 2007, Out of 123 Votes: 65.04% Annoying
In 2006, Out of 131 Votes: 67.18% Annoying
In 2005, Out of 302 Votes: 69.21% Annoying
In 2004, Out of 408 Votes: 44.12% Annoying
In 2003, Out of 590 Votes: 63.05% Annoying
In 2002, Out of 1738 Votes: 69.33% Annoying
In 2001, Out of 5363 Votes: 68.00% Annoying
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