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Watergate's twisted legacy

...Sunday marks the 40th anniversary of the Watergate break-in, which triggered the scandal that Watergate historian Stanley Kutler has rightly is how thoroughly we have absorbed Watergate into our political bloodstream - and not...
Today in History

...1974, President Richard Nixon announced his resignation, effective the next day, following damaging new revelations in the Watergate scandal.On this date:In 1814, during the War of 1812, peace talks between the United States and Britain began in Ghent...
The Pacific Northwest Indie Bestseller List

...Defense, by John W. DeanDean's account of one of America's worst political scandals shows how thedisastrous mistakes of Watergate could have been avoided and offers a cautionary tale for our own time.TRADE PAPERBACK FICTION 1. Gone Girl, by Gillian...
Group hires Liddy of Watergate fame to promote Alaska petroleum drilling

...Arctic National Wildlife Refuge has hired Watergate conspirator and talk radio host G. Gordon...National Committee headquarters in the Watergate building in Washington, D.C. A government...Liddy probably do not know the details of Watergate. Bringing Liddy to Alaska is a cost-effective...
My Turn: Open doors

...history test, but soon forgets the details - who was unfaithful in the Petticoat Affair? Where is Teapot Dome? What was Watergate? But few can forget (nor should they) the scandalous Alaska headlines plastered boldly on newsprint, reported in the evening...
Homer News celebrates 50 years

...Post editors, Howard Simons and Martin Cohen, and Simons' wife, Tod Simons. Howard Simons had been the editor on the Watergate series and was the one who coined the code name "Deep Throat" for the source of much of the revelations in that scandal...
Sen. Daniel Inouye of Hawaii dead at 88 congressional investigations of the Watergate and Iran-Contra scandals, was 88...the Senate's select committee on the Watergate scandal. The panel's investigation...2008.Inouye reluctantly joined the Watergate proceedings at the strong urging of Senate...
Empire Editorial: A time and policy warp that's dangerous for America

...civilians abroad. Phone records are seized and reporters' privacy at home and at work is invaded. We're not talking about Watergate, Laos or Cambodia - this is about current events.It's 2013 and a new century, so why does it feel like the Nixon Administration...
Benghazi deserves real review

...possible run for president in 2016, as Democrats allege, or a principled effort to uncover a shocking scandal on par with Watergate, as Republicans seem to believe, further review of what happened that night in Libya appears to be a worthwhile pursuit...
Csonka making long trip for White House event

...17-0, didn't make it to the White House in the months after their Super Bowl victory. President Nixon was immersed in the Watergate scandal at the time, and White House visits by sports teams were less common than today.Most of the '72ers still living...


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