"And they're secret," he said of the Pulitzers, "so you never know who's been nominated."
But with Sunday's announcement of the shared George Polk Award between The Guardian and The Washington Post for their NSA reporting, it's worth a bit of speculation.
"It's unusual, but not unheard of, for the Pulitzers to go to two publications covering facets of the same story," Harris wrote in an e-mail. "Last time was 2006, when the Public Service Pulitzer went to the Times-Picayune in New Orleans and the Sun Herald in Biloxi-Gulfport, Miss., for their coverage of Hurricane Katrina." (more...)