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Jim Lehrer reveals his favorite founding father

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Veteran news anchor Jim Lehrer is approaching 80 years old, but he wants to make one thing clear: He didn't know any Founding Fathers personally. He does have a favorite, though, and he's the reason the retired "PBS NewsHour" host read a few lines from his 2005 novel "The Franklin Affair" on Thursday night at a reception hosted by British Ambassador Peter Westmacott . Lehrer...