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It's time to retire Jules Witcover

It's time to retire Jules Witcover

I'm afraid it's time to fully retire Julies Witcover — and to discipline the person responsible for reviewing his column in advance of its publication.

Mr. Witcover generally provides nothing more than a recapitulation of a current news story, but with an evident liberal slant. If a newspaper like The Sun has regular contributions from an articulate, but sophisticated, syndicated conservative columnist like Jonah Goldberg, your readers of any political persuasion deserve weekly (or even more frequent) contributions from a liberal commentator who is more astute than Mr. Witcover.

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