Inside the puppet trial of the decade.
Monday, August 13
The author ponders the dissolution of his own marriage, and others.
Fame, fashion, and a trip to the zoo.
Sunday, August 12
Saturday, August 11
"Before I met Ayn Rand, I was a logical positivist, and accordingly, I didn’t believe in absolutes, moral or otherwise. If I couldn’t prove a proposition with facts and figures, it was without merit. In the midst of a conversation, she said to me, “Do I understand the thrust of your position? You are not certain you exist?” I hesitated a moment, and I said, “I can’t be sure.” And she then said to me, “And who, by chance, is answering that question?” With that little exchange, she undermined the philosophical structure I had built for myself. "
On the O.J. Simpson verdict and the Million Man March.
Friday, August 10
The rise and fall of Mickey the Pope, the founder of a New York City marijuana delivery business.
The story of Donald Smaltz, an independent prosecutor run amok.