'Best of' Columns
November 1, 2018
I’m writing about the University of Maryland Board of Regents for the third time this week. I’m running out of synonyms for morons and idiots.
I better find some. This group of gangsters seems oblivious to decency, clueless about compassion, perplexed about public perce...
October 17, 2017
Arnold Rothstein was one of the most celebrated gangsters in 20th century America, forever linked to baseball’s Black Sox scandal, the 1919 Chicago White Sox fix of the World Series.
The great writer Damon Runyon, a friend of Rothstein‘s, modeled the character Nathan D...
September 9, 2013
When someone is referred to as the "Jackie Robinson" of their particular vocation, it means that person suffered through some of the worst pain and humiliation that human nature can summon up – hate – and managed to not only survive to succeed.
It usually means they kn...
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