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Harvard Embarrassed by Unabomber Update



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Harvard University is receiving unwanted attention for publishing, in its “Red Book” featuring updates from the members of the Class of 1962, currently celebrating its 50th anniversary, a submission from the year’s most famous graduate: Theodore “Ted” Kaczynski, the Unabomber. 

In a nine-line update, Kaczynski, who is in prison for life for a nationwide bombing spree that killed three and injured 23 between 1978 and 1995, lists his occupation as “Prisoner,” his home address as Florence, Colo.’s maximum-security penitentiary, and his eight life sentences as “Awards.” A Harvard Alumni Association spokesman stated that Kaczynski’s submission fell within the guidelines set for the book, which, he said, is ultimately by alumni for alumni.



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