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So Much for Serendipity in Personalized News

Aug. 12 (Bloomberg) -- The Graham family’s sale of the Washington Post to Amazon.com Inc. founder Jeff Bezos has prompted intense discussion of the future of journalism. That discussion has yet to focus on a remarkable feature of the Post and other old-fashioned newspapers: They provide people with a great deal of content that they wouldn’t have chosen in advance.

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