mabfan (Michael A. Burstein) (mabfan) wrote,
mabfan (Michael A. Burstein)

This Day in History, 2005: Deep Throat Revealed

One year ago today, the identity of the most famous secret source in history was revealed. Deep Throat, who was instrumental in bringing down the Nixon administration during the Watergate scandal, turned out to be W. Mark Felt, the second-in-command at the FBI.

The Washington Post's article about the revealing of Deep Throat's identity can still be found here: FBI's No. 2 Was 'Deep Throat'.
Tags: history, politics

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