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Jacob Weisberg (2016)

Jacob Weisberg is an American political journalist, serving as editor-in-chief of Slate Group, a division of Graham Holdings Company. Weisberg is also a Newsweek columnist. He served as the editor of Slate magazine for six years, until stepping down in June 2008. He is the son of Lois Weisberg, a Chicago social activist and connector celebrated in Malcolm Gladwell's book The Tipping Point.

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About the Jacob Weisberg Interview

I'm Jacob Weisberg, and I oversee The Slate Group, which is comprised of Slate magazine and our podcast network, Panoply. I used to be editor at Slate, and before that I wrote for the New Republic and covered politics at New York Magazine. My latest book is a biography of Ronald Reagan: http://www.amazon.com/Ronald-Reagan-Presidents-President-1981-1989/dp/0805097279.

What would Reagan think of our current spate of Republican candidates? Where would he fall on today's hot-button issues? In my book I argue that if you love Reagan, you probably love him based on some myths that aren't true, and if you don't, I've got some reasons why you should. There's more to know and appreciate about his legacy, wherever you stand. AMA.

Proof: https://twitter.com/jacobwe/status/694936513201725445

Jacob Weisberg Feb 09, 2016