Memories I Should Have Had

Part Four

One of the original Washington pundits, Joseph Alsop coined the phrase, “There’s a light at the end of the tunnel.” Unfortunately, he said it about Viet Nam.
Art Buchwald was Alsop’s nemesis, but he honorably refused to print the “honey-trap” photos of Alsop that were sent to him.
Martha Gellhorn once wrote: “If I practiced sex out of moral conviction, that was one thing; but to enjoy it … seemed a defeat.”
“For God’s sake, Guy, remember that in America you must constantly bear in mind three big don’ts: Communism, homosexuality, and the color bar.” Burgess replied, “What you really are trying to say is — don’t make a pass at Paul Robeson.”