FOLLOW THE MONEY. Mark Felt evidently took his own advice. He allegedly gave that advice to Bob Woodward during his investigation of the Watergate scandal. Felt, now 91, has decided to cash in on his secret.
His daughter, Joan Felt, 61, seems to play a role in this also. She evidently persuaded her father to reveal his secret identity as Deep Throat.
Joan now lives with her father in Santa Rosa, Calif., and has for the past 13 years. Joan said
"There were many reasons why we decided to do it. I won't deny that to make money is one of them."