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Tag: David Broder

Jan.
19th

The case of the missing columnists

Two of our regular syndicated columnists, David Broder and Kathleen Parker, have been MIA in recent weeks. We’re hoping both will be back, but we’re not sure.

Broder has been out sick, and his syndicate (Washington Post Writers Group) hasn’t given us any indication when he’ll be back. WPWG has been substituting Dana Milbank, whose column on the health care repeal runs Thursday. Milbank is pretty good, and we’d likely consider him as a replacement if Broder doesn’t return.

Parker is another matter. We suspended her column because when she started doing the “Parker Spitzer” show on CNN,

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