Sue Montgomery

Sue Montgomery
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New York, New York, USA
Birthday
December 31

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Salon.com
OCTOBER 11, 2011 3:13PM

Think Different (about the 1960s)

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It’s become commonplace to think of the Sixties as the decade that paved the way for 78 million selfish, narcissistic, economy-crashing Baby Boomers. And there’s plenty of justification for the bad rap. But it was also the decade that paved the way for Steve Jobs.… Read full post »

SEPTEMBER 16, 2011 10:44AM

Rupert Murdoch, Larry Flynt and Me

 
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The more I read about Rupert Murdoch’s scandal-plagued empire, the more I admire that other king of media controversy, Hustler publisher Larry Flynt. Now, before I incur the wrath of feminists, the religious community and my own mother, allow me to explain.

I’m… Read full post »

Editor’s Pick
JULY 29, 2011 4:09PM

When a 10,000-Watt Personality Dies

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When Jack died four years ago, the most befitting comment made at his funeral was that the casket didn’t look big enough to fit him. That’s the thing about big, bold, provocative personalities. They can’t be contained. They’re overflowing with messy, impossible contrad… Read full post »

Editor’s Pick
MAY 26, 2011 12:09PM

Take Two Fred Astaires and Call Me in the Morning

I’ve been using Fred Astaire as an anti-depressant for over 40 years. So far, the only side effects I’ve experienced are absolute joy and a strong desire to tap dance.

My first introduction to Fred is gone from my memory but I’m absolutely certain I wasn’t turning to him as… Read full post »