The following is an excerpt from OpinionJournal.com’s “Best of the Web” written by the editor, James Taranto.
That’s Easy for You to Say
“Work Resumes on Ten-Year Overhaul of Saanenmöser-Zweisimmen Road”–headline, GstaadLife .com (Switzerland), May 20
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“No matter the role, Mr. Gelb, a gangly 6-foot-2, was relentless, fidgety and in your face–whether in passionate response to a potential scoop or in fevered reaction to the whim of a fellow boss, typically the equally relentless A. M. Rosenthal, who had been two years his senior at City College and perpetually a step ahead of him in the Times hierarchy, finally reaching the newsroom’s top post, executive editor.”–Sam Roberts, New York Times, May 21
Quod Erat Demonstrandum
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