Professional daredevils in love.
Tuesday, August 14
Monday, August 13
Inside the puppet trial of the decade.
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.