EdgeLeft: J. Edgar (movie), a review by David McReynolds

J. Edgar (directed by Clint Eastwood, with Leonardo DiCaprio, Judi Dench, Armie Hammer) EdgeLeft: J. Edgar, A Review by David McReynolds (an occasional column, which may be distributed, reprinted and otherwise used without permission) J. Edgar Hoover (1895-1972) who, depending on your politics, looked much like a toad  . . .or a bulldog. . . was without […]

Papa Hemingway and FBI

IW:  They said Hemingway committed suicide because of his paranoid delusions.  Proof of this was his constant talk of being under FBI surveillance.  I mean, come on.  Until this New York Times article turned up this weekend titled Hemingway, Hounded by the Feds: Decades later, in response to a Freedom of Information petition, the F.B.I. released its […]