Ben Bradlee's Charmed, Charming Life - dofaq.com
ben bradlee

Ben Bradlee's Charmed, Charming Life

New York Times - 21 Oct 2014
Civilians, people who don't think the toppling of a sitting American president with newspaper articles is one of humankind's lasting achievements, will read encomiums to Ben Bradlee like this one and wonder: What's the big deal? After all, he didn't ...
ben bradlee

At the notorious Grey Gardens, a fabulous East Hampton yard sale

Middletown Press - 17 Nov 2017
Then it was the estate of former Washington Post executive editor Ben Bradlee and his wife, Sally Quinn. Now it's a madhouse-in the best possible way. The 1.7-acre East Hampton, New York, property, which was listed for $18 million and recently sold for ...
ben bradlee

New Trailer: 'The Post,' With Meryl Streep and Tom Hanks

New York Times - 08 Nov 2017
the Washington Post editor Ben Bradlee (Tom Hanks) asks his publisher, Katharine Graham (Meryl Streep), to which she replies, “We can't hold them accountable if we don't have a paper.” (As the trailer indicates, The New York Times ran the first reports ...
ben bradlee

The Newspaperman

Roll Call - 09 Nov 2017
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi: “It is a great honor to celebrate the life of Ben Bradlee: a truth-teller, legendary editor and standard-bearer for journalistic integrity. His courage in defying the Nixon Administration to publish the Pentagon ...
ben bradlee

East Hampton's legendary Gray Gardens to hold estate sale

Newsday - 13 Nov 2017
Journalist Sally Quinn and her husband, Washington Post editor Ben Bradlee, purchased the house in 1979 and restored it. Bradlee died in 2014. Quinn put the house on the market with an asking price of $19.995 million earlier this year. The house must ...
ben bradlee

'Mystique,' Memories, Mementos at Grey Gardens

East Hampton Star - 16 Nov 2017
Ben Bradlee, the late executive editor of The Washington Post, and his wife, the journalist Sally Quinn, bought Grey ardens from Little Edie in 1979. The younger Ms. Beale died in 2002. Ms. Quinn recently sold Grey Gardens for a reported $17.995 million.
ben bradlee

Dana Milbank: 'Bernie Bernstein' wants the world to know his name

Salt Lake Tribune - 16 Nov 2017
They told Ben Bradlee that they would report the claims without fully investigating them, to which Bradlee replied, “I'm cool with that.” In the movie “All the President's Men,” when Deep Throat says “follow the money,” he is in fact encouraging Bernie ...
ben bradlee

The Washington Post's SD connections

Black Hills Pioneer (blog) - 14 Nov 2017
Their story was told in the 1976 movie “All the President's Men,” starring Robert Redford as Woodward, Dustin Hoffman as Bernstein and Jason Robards, who won an Oscar for the role, as Ben Bradlee. Graham, amazingly enough, is not portrayed in the ...
ben bradlee

Word on the Hill: Newspaperman

Roll Call - 08 Nov 2017
Ben Bradlee, former editor of the Washington Post, returns to his seat as then-President Barack Obama and former President Bill Clinton look on after Bradlee was presented with the Presidential Medal of Freedom at the White House in 2013.
ben bradlee

Here's our early predictions for the Oscar acting races

Los Angeles Times - 17 Nov 2017
Meryl Streep playing Washington Post owner Katharine Graham and Tom Hanks portraying the paper's editor Ben Bradlee in a Spielberg movie would seem likely to be part of any awards season conversation. Streep has won three Oscars; Hanks has two.
ben bradlee

Sally Quinn is selling Grey Gardens

The Boston Globe - 25 Oct 2017
Sally Quinn, the Washington doyenne who was married to the late, legendary Washington Post editor Ben Bradlee, was in town this week promoting her new memoir, “Finding Magic.” (Spoiler alert: She embraces the supernatural.) The event at the St. Botolph ...
ben bradlee

Famed Hamptons Estate Grey Gardens Poised to Sell

Mansion Global - 23 Oct 2017
She and her late husband, former Washington Post executive editor Ben Bradlee, reportedly bought the estate, overgrown and reeking of cat urine, for $220,000 from the mother-daughter recluses known as “Big Edie” and “Little Edie” shortly after the ...
ben bradlee

Dana Milbank: 'Bernie' wants all to know his name

The Saratogian - 17 Nov 2017
They told Ben Bradlee that they would report the claims without fully investigating them, to which Bradlee replied, “I'm cool with that.” In the movie “All the President's Men,” when Deep Throat says “follow the money,” he is in fact encouraging Bernie ...

What's New