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  • Fmr. Sen. John Edwards (D-NC), 2008 Democratic Presidential Candidate  | Bio | Campaign site
  • David Broder, Columnist, Washington Post | Bio | Washington Post columns
  • David Brody, Senior National Correspondent, Christian Broadcasting Network | Bio
  • Margaret Carlson, Columnist, Bloomberg News, Washington Editor, "The Week" magazine | Bloomberg columns | Bio  
  • Ted Koppel, Managing Editor, Discovery Channel, "Koppel on Discovery: Breaking Point" | Bio | Discovery Channel site
  • Jay Barbree, NBC News, Author, "Live From Cape Canaveral: Covering the Space Race, from Sputnik to Today" | Bio | Book excerpt

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