Camouflage doesn't help when the other guy is willing to defoliate the whole jungle.
Cats are the lap-dancers of the animal world. Soon as you stop shelling out, they move on, find another lap. They're furry little sociopaths. Pretty and slick -- in love with themselves. When's the last time you saw a seeing-eye cat?
Most investigators don't even know what the word means. You stop the cops from using informants and the only crimes they'd ever solve would be those by deranged postal workers who come to work once too often.
Family' is not just a biological word, it's an an operative one.
It's the family you choose that counts.
If a train is coming at you, closing your eyes won't save you ... but if you look right at it, you at least have a chance to jump.
I want to disabuse people of the idea that knowledge is power. Knowing how to get to Detroit is not the same thing as having the bus fare.
People who don't have much get ugly about giving up the little they have left.
A free press doesn't mean it's not a tame press.
[I] settled down with the and the , glad to be back with journalism where all murders are brutal, all prosecutors are tough, and all blondes are attractive. And any lawyer who cooperates with the reporter is high-powered.
The worst place to be is in the middle. When elephants fight, the grass gets trampled.
The more bullets flying, the less accurate each individual slug has to be.
I don't understand people whose gratification is a BMW. You don't know what joy is until you see a kid who was tortured get adopted by a family.
I think people should be consumers of journalism.
Journalism is the protection between people and any sort of totalitarian rule. That's why my hero, admittedly a flawed one, is a journalist.