Jeff Bezos, founder and CEO of Amazon.com and soon-to-be owner of The Washington Post, last month in Sun Valley, Idaho. Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images hide caption

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After 43 years of having an ombudsman, The Washington Post announced Friday that they are ending the position. Nicholas Kamm/Getty Images hide caption

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