If frogs had side pockets, they'd carry hand guns.
The dream begins, most of the time,with a teacher who believes in you, who tugs and pushes and leads you on to the next plateau sometimes poking you with a sharp stick called truth
I had someone at the Houston police station shoot me with heroin so I could do a story about it. The experience was a special kind of hell. I came out understanding full well how one could be addicted to 'smack,' and quickly.
I got addicted. News, particularly daily news, is more addictive than crack cocaine, more addictive than heroin, more addictive than cigarettes.
Journalists should denounce government by public opinion polls.
Performing doesn't turn me on. It's an egomaniac business, filled with prima donnas - including this one.
This race is hotter than a Times Square Rolex.
And now the sequence of events in no particular order.
Those market researchers... are playing games with you and me and with this entire country. Their so-called samples of opinion are no more accurate or reliable than my grandmother's big toe was when it came to predicting the weather.
I don't back down. I don't cave when the pressure gets too great from these partisan political ideological forces.
Despite what many Americans think, most Soviets do not yearn for capitalism or Western-style democracy.
Fear rules almost every newsroom in the country.
Are the Democrats going to dance the mandate Macarena?