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George Plimpton

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I have never been convinced there's anything inherently wrong in having fun.

— George Plimpton


He still has the same way of calling to me, as if I'm still new to him, as if he has yet to get over me.

— George Plimpton

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It is also one of the pleasures of oral biography, in that the reader, rather than editor, is jury.

— George Plimpton

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He was interviewed in the early '60s by a young novelist, Pati Hill.

— George Plimpton

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The New York Times published the guest list on the front page. The masks were a brilliant concept.

— George Plimpton

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My favorite monologue in the book is Kate Harrington's story of her relationship with Truman.

— George Plimpton

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I remember being awed by it - the uniqueness and nicety of style - and I suspect I was a bit jealous because we were more or less of the same generation.

— George Plimpton

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Grayson 1994
Voice Baseball: A Film by Ken Burns PBS 1994
Married. political figure and the 35th Governor of Massachusetts (1887–1890). In 1992 he married Sarah Whitehead Dudley a graduate of Columbia University and a freelance writer.

George Ames Plimpton (March 18 1927 – September 25 2003) was an American journalist writer editor actor and gamesman.

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