"Before Woodward and Bernstein, before Glenn Greenwald, there was John W. Raper, a columnist for The Cleveland Press, who stumbled across something very odd while on vacation in New Mexico."
That's the hook to a terrific article by Atlantic editor Rebecca J. Rossen which chronicles the cause and effect scenarios of a Cleveland Press columnist who stumbled across a story of a lifetime while vacationing in the American southwest: The Manhattan Project.
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