I, too, hope readers brew a fresh pot, click the link, and reread the article after reading our exchange. And because I've blabbed on so long here, I offer you the opportunity of the last word if you've got more to say. I'll append it below and make sure the Slate cover page runs a "refer" pointing to it. [Addendum, Jan. 10:It proved too unwieldy to append Keller's last word here, so click this link to read his final word and a comment from reporter Gardiner Harris.]
Did you know that the Prescription Drug User Fee Act of 1992 won the Ford Foundation's "Innovations in American Government" award in 1997? Send e-mail to email@example.com and let's all hope it doesn't end up in my junk folder. (E-mail may be quoted by name unless the writer stipulates otherwise.)
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