publication date: Wednesday, March 30, 2016 (part of Spring 2016)

category: Journalism

clue: Her inaccurate reporting about WMDs cost her her job. Her refusal to name her White House source cost her her freedom for 85 days.

difficulty: medium

solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, Samir Mehta, LaVonne Lemler, Chris Lemler, Justin Woods, Richard Slominsky, Matthew Preston, and Joanna Woods


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