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Monday, January 24, 2005
Safire's Last Day
I haven't been reading Times editorials as long as some, but I am somewhat sad to see William Safire depart today. While I disagree with him on practically every issue, I find him a fascinating, well though-out, and well-researched writer for the most part, and a valuable read as far as understanding the thought-process of the intellectual right (as opposed to the anti-intellectual musings of the other conservative columnist David Brooks).
I was also amazed to see his current picture, as it's so different from the one atop his recent columns: