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Robert Upshur Woodward was a reporter of The Washington Post.


In 1972, Bob Woodward teamed up with Carl Bernstein to investigate the Watergate scandal concerning President Richard Nixon. In January 1973, they uncovered evidence exposing Richard Nixon's involvement in the burglary. Before they can report their findings, both Woodward and Bernstein are assassinated, and the evidence they gathered exposing Nixon's involvement in the Watergate scandal is destroyed.

The Comedian discussing the deaths of the journalists

In 1973, Eddie Blake joked about the assassination of Woodward and Bernstein during a banquet in his honor, claiming that he is "clean".