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A Fifth Gospel Writer, too

Check this out from Jimmy Breslin in Newsday:

I am thinking that it could be time for me to begin thinking about leaving this news business. It is not mine anymore. Let me tell you why.       

A lot of people are writing to me today and saying: thank God for Jimmy Breslin.  Amen.  In my crowd, we’ve always said that in the world of newspaper columnists there was Jimmy Breslin and Murray Kempton and… a bunch of other guys.  Who can explain why neither were ever hired by the New York Times?

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