Tuesday, May 15, 2018
"Wonder What the Black Panthers Eat Here on the Hors D'Oevres Trail?"
A line that could have been written only by the great (and now, sadly,
the late) Tom Wolfe
And, yes, the words are from that iconic "New Journalism" piece about a party
the Leonard Bernsteins; the soiree gave rise to the phrase "radical chic," one of Wolfe's cheekiest and most memorable coinages.
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