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Columnist Comments on Lie-Based Reporting

A columnist writes about attacks by a Wall Street Journal opinion writer against the paper's coverage of the corporate options backdating scandal. The coverage of the scandal, which is based on the research of University of Iowa finance professor ERIK LIE, was awarded a Pulitzer Prize for public service this week. "You can expect the editorial page sooner or later to attack the prize," the columnist predicts.

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