If James Frey does indeed have an addiction problem, he is --- by the terms of the only therapy I know that works --- still addicted. I mean, do you really think someone can be only a five per cent liar?
It's Roe v. Wade Day, time for our annual check on the status of women in America. Are they property of the State yet? Not quite. Whew. Another year of freedom.
I was probably the first writer approached by Ed Rollins to be his collaborator for his book Bare Knuckles and Back Rooms. I decided very quickly that Rollins was a fabulist. The only thing that mattered for him: the money.