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But what about the NYT
by uteck on Tue 6th Oct 2009 17:43 UTC
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2006-07-16

Are they going to require David Pouge, who writes for the New York Times, to remind people at the end of his gushing review of the latest fruity gizmo, that he also writes books about how to use said gizmo?

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RE: But what about the NYT
by Moulinneuf on Tue 6th Oct 2009 18:12 in reply to "But what about the NYT"
Moulinneuf Member since:
2005-07-06

http://pogue.blogs.nytimes.com/

"About Pogue’s Posts
David Pogue's technology column has appeared each Thursday in The Times since 2000. Each week, he also writes the Times e-mail column "From the Desk of David Pogue," creates a short, funny Web video for NYTimes.com, and posts entries to his Times blog. In his other life, David is an Emmy-winning correspondent for CBS News, a frequent contributor to NPR's "Morning Edition," creator of the Missing Manual series of computer books, and father of three."

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