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Monday, Oct. 22, 2012

Top economic adviser admits ‘12 million jobs’ promise doesn’t add up

 When innocent citizens asked about unemployment last week at the town hall presidential debate on Long Island, would Mitt Romney...
Tuesday, April 10, 2012
It was inevitable that after Wisconsin Congressman Paul Ryan spent five days cozying up to Mitt...
05.05.2008 | | Posted at 12:00 AM
By Joe Uchill
For the second year in a row, one of the winners of the Washington Post’s contest for child poets has been outed as a plagiarist. Credit the poem “Horrible. Just Horrible,” printed in the “KidsPost,” to Shel Silverstein. Ombudsmen Deborah Howell notes that the youngest reader to notice that a dead poet’s work had been resurrected by today’s youth was 10-year-old Hannah Engle. I can o...
04.07.2008 | | Posted at 12:00 AM
By Joe Uchill
On April 1, Lawyer and PR rep J. Peter Segall took out an ‘in memoriam’ ad in the Washington Post for long-time friend, former ambassador to Morocco and still very much alive man, Edward M. Gabriel. It was the April Fools equivalent of skydiving - a dangerous stunt with little payoff which only becomes a horrifying joke when the gigantic accidents that could happen do happen. And, in that, ...

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