It’s not about the cars, and it’s not about the coffee.
“When the sun quits, my heart starts ticking. . . . The night is what we live for.”
“Dick Gregory was one of a kind, the genuine article.”
A good superhero needs a great storyline to make an impression on his/her readers.
There is no question that Robin, the new biography by culture reporter David Itzkoff, is comprehensive and well researched, a tour de force about the life of comedian Robin Williams.
Surely at no other point in his illustrious career as the reigning Broadway lyricist/songwriter/composer of his time has Stephen Sondheim presented such a disappointing first act curtain.