Archive for May, 2013

Red Smith Made It Look Easy

Monday, May 6th, 2013

Columbia Journalism Review
“Give us this day our daily plinth,” my father, Red Smith, and his pal, Joe Palmer, the racing columnist, would pray, one with a scotch and soda in hand, the other bourbon and branch water, as they convened in Palmer’s book-lined study at the end of a day. It was their private joke—a [...]


RED SMITH RECALLED

Monday, May 6th, 2013

http://www.cjr.org/critical_eye/the_natural.php