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  Warren Buffett is on the board.

Warren has guided the Washington post from being the fourth-ranked DC paper to being a premier national brand. He will continue to help the company grow to new heights of profitability.

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  Dependence on Companies Outside of Publishing Protects Growth

Although WPO's newspaper and magazine businesses are struggling, its education segment is booming- in 2007, the education division increased by 21% in terms of sales, as the company continues to expand its Kaplan business. Furthermore, the education segment accounted for almost 50% of WPO's 2007 revenue and 31% of its operating income. This is good for WPO as its largest business segment is also its most healthy.

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