May 31, 2005
And Deep Throat is...
Mark Felt, one time #2 in the FBI. Reporting icons Bob Woodward and Carl Bernstein confirmed it today after Felt's family told Vanity Fair for their July issue.
Pat Buchanan, Bill Safire, and Alexander Haig are all off the hook. But in a city like Washinton, D.C. where secrets are valuable currency Ben Bradlee put it well, "The thing that stuns me is that the goddamn secret has lasted this long."
"Washington Post Confirms Felt Is 'Deep Throat'"