Legendary Washington Post executive editor Ben Bradlee dies at 93

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* Ben Bradlee, legendary Washington Post editor, dies at 93 (washingtonpost.com) | (nytimes.com)
* Don Graham: Why we loved Ben Bradlee so much (washingtonpost.com)
* Editorial: How Bradlee transformed the Post (washingtonpost.com)
* Tributes to the late editor (washingtonpost.com) | (dailynewsgems.com) || Staff memories (twitter.com)
* David Carr says Bradlee “was completely hypnotized by the chase of a good story”
* “The most charismatic and consequential newspaper editor of postwar America” (newyorker.com)
* “There was nothing fake about Ben,” writes Tom Shales (thedailybeast.com)
* The Post editor struggled with racial issues, says Richard Prince (mije.org)
* Jill Abramson: “One of the sadnesses of my career is that I never worked for him” (time.com) | Al Hunt has the same regret (bloombergview.com)
* Rem Rieder got “the full Ben treatment” during a job interview (usatoday.com)
* Joe Strupp: “Bradlee was both courteous and direct” when called for comment (blogstrupp.blogspot.com)
* Photo: Bradlee’s last day in the Post newsroom (@JulieATate)
* Wednesday’s Washington Post front page (newseum.org/PDF)

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