The office of president is a bastardized thing, half royalty and half democracy, that nobody knows whether to genuflect or spit.
Rage is the only quality which has kept me, or anybody I have ever studied, writing columns for newspapers.
When you stop drinking, you have to deal with this marvelous personality that started you drinking in the first place.
Football is a game designed to keep coal miners off the streets.
The first funeral for Andrew Goodman was at night and it was a lot of work. To begin with they had to kill him.
The other feature is a gymnasium named after another dead politician who was gifted with fast and extremely sure hands.
If a man, for private profit, tears at the public news, does so with the impatience of one who thinks he actually owns the news you get, it is against the national interest.
A job on a newspaper is a special thing. Every day you take something that you found out about, and you put it down and in a matter of hours it becomes a product. Not just a product like a can or something.
Speaks cheerful English and in the past has written this language with a paintbrush that talks.
Politics, where fat, bald, disagreeable men, unable to be candidates themselves, teach a president how to act on a public stage.
The auditorium, named after a dead Queens politician is windowless in honor of the secrecy in which he lived and, probably, the bank vaults he frequented.
Why something in the public interest such as television news can be fought over, like a chain of hamburger stands, eludes me.
ABC Television Network: Your services, such as they are, will no longer be required as of 12/20/86.
When you leave New York you ain't going anywhere.
True New Yorkers do not really seek information about the outside world. They feel that if anything is not in New York it is not likely to be interesting.