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  • Wikileaks tosses a virtual pie into Bill Keller’s face but who gets last laugh?

    Bill Keller (presumably the real Bill Keller) was angry. How angry? Apparently, all-caps angry:

    Wikileaks had some fun at his expense by going to the trouble of faking an oped under his name and posting it on what, at first glance, appeared to be the New York Times website. On closer inspection, you might notice that the URL was for “opinion-nytimes.com,” rather than the legit “nytimes.com.” I wonder what made Keller, a columnist for the paper and its former executive editor, angrier — that he was the butt of what he called a “childish prank” or that the column he supposedly wrote was so stilted?

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