Dear “John:” Don’t Let the Door Hit You in the Patoot

Feb 23

Dear “John:” Don’t Let the Door Hit You in the Patoot

In a piece called, “The Trouble with Taxing the Rich,” Doug Tice at my ex-newspaper plays the violin today for a rich friend of his named “John” who makes a very fat living marketing seafood internationally from Minnesota. The words “Red Lobster” come to mind (Red Lobster was acquired by Minnesota-based General Mills in 1970 and...

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TPAW: Armed, Dangerous and Shooting Himself in the Foot

Sep 09

TPAW: Armed, Dangerous and Shooting Himself in the Foot

Pawlenty shoots for GOP 2012 nomination, goes AWOL from Minnesota governor’s office. Also, my 2008 magazine profile of Tim Pawlenty: Empty Suit...

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