Sunday, December 11th, 2016

Our friend Tim Rock forwarded this to me and it’s definitely worth sharing. Dick Cavett remembered James Gandolfini for the New York Times. He described attending the funeral. My first mourner encounter was with the great Dominic Chianese, (Uncle Junior). We embraced. The procedure, repeated over and over, while the church filled, was to come […]

Christopher Hitchens demonstrates again in an obit piece on Norman Mailer why he’s always worth reading, Mailer also continually ran a great risk that very few are willing to run. I mean the danger of simply seeming ridiculous. He once nearly lost an eye in a bar fight, because he thought someone had implied that […]

Christopher Hitchens demonstrates again in an obit piece on Norman Mailer why he’s always worth reading, Mailer also continually ran a great risk that very few are willing to run. I mean the danger of simply seeming ridiculous. He once nearly lost an eye in a bar fight, because he thought someone had implied that […]