Recycled obituary? Slate‘s designation for an old article being run again is “recycled”, they say “Previously published Slate articles made new”. Perhaps they should have made an exception for this item last week:

Leon Despres, RIP
The author of Slate‘s “Diary of a 100-Year-Old Man” dies at 101.
Leon Despres | recycled | Thursday, 6:03 PM ET

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