Not to minimize her reckless and mendacious handling of email-server matters --but altogether different league than watergate.— Carl Bernstein (@carlbernstein) October 29, 2016
For those of you who missed it in Modern History class, Carl Bernstein, now 73, is the investigative journalist who was "co-winner" of a Pulitzer in 1973 for Washington Post reporting that is generally credited (incorrectly) with bringing down Richard Nixon—and thus winning the Vietnam War for the North Vietnamese.
What actually brought down Nixon was a combination of an aggressive Democrat dominated Senate, and behind the scenes leaks by FBI official Mark Felt, with whom Bernstein's writing partner Bob Woodward had secret meetings and referred to in the Post by the code name "Deep Throat". Pat Buchanan, who was there at the time, has lots of writing on this:
There are a thousand worse things that Hillary has done, just starting with the emails. Nixon's failed attempt to use the IRS against his enemies came true in 2012, when IRS employees acted as attack dogs against the Tea Party, possibly tipping the election to Obama:
The promo copy for his memoir "Loyalties" on his own website says that "Both of Bernstein's parents had Communist Party affiliations in the 1940s."