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Go to the National Press Club:

    What if Watergate Happened Today?
    Tuesday, November 28, 2006
    National Press Club
    6:30 p.m. reception, followed by panel discussion @ 7 p.m.
    Media critic and American University professor Alicia C. Shepard will talk about her new book, Woodward and Bernstein: Life in the Shadow of Watergate during a panel discussion with other journalists on what would happen if Watergate erupted today. Shepard’s new book tells the rest of the story of what happened to two of America’s most famous journalists during and after Watergate and how journalism was changed forever. She spent four years researching the book and was the first to wade through 75 boxes of Watergate material the pair sold to the University of Texas for $5 million.

    Panel: Michael Isikoff, investigative reporter, Newsweek; Rhonda Schwartz, investigative reporter, ABC News; Jack Nelson, Watergate reporter, Los Angeles Times.

    Reservations required: (202) 662-7501