Thursday Commentary
8:00 am
Thu April 12, 2012

The Fact Behind the Facts

As a budding journalist with his first front-page byline, Commentator Philip Gerard was understandably smug. 

The piece he'd written, on a young man who saved his girlfriend from a burning car, had won him recognition--professionally and locally. But, years later, when one local gives him an essential detail about the piece--one  Philip had missed--he starts to wonder about the fact behind the facts, and how to reach it.