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Quotes for 9 May 2008

No wise man ever wished to be younger.
- Jonathan Swift
Autobiography is an unrivaled vehicle for telling the truth about other people.
- Philip Guedalla
There's a fine line between fishing and just standing on the shore like an idiot.
- Steven Wright

Profiles in Journalism - Glenn Greenwald -

Profiles in Journalism - Glenn Greenwald - "Profiles in Journalism

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The Pulitzer Prize Committee today recognized the work of one of America's few truly excellent political journalists:

Charlie Savage of The Boston Globe won for national reporting for his revelations that President Bush often used 'signing statements' to assert his controversial right to bypass provisions of new laws."