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Gene Weingarten Awarded Pulitzer Prize

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Gene Weingarten of the Washington Post was awarded the 2008 Pulitzer Prize for Feature Writing. Gene won for his chronicling of a world-class violinist who, as an experiment, played beautiful music in a subway station filled with unheeding commuters.

Pulitzer Announcement
Below The Beltway - Gene Weingarten’s Washington Post Column
The Gene Pool - Gene Weingarten’s group

Gene Weingarten - The Washington Post

Gene Weingarten (born on October 2, 1951 in New York) is a humor writer and Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist. His column, Below the Beltway, is published weekly in the Washington Post Magazine and syndicated nationally by The Washington Post Writers Group. Weingarten attended the Bronx High School of Science and New York University; he was a fellow at the Nieman Foundation for Journalism at Harvard University in 1987-1988.

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