Jeff Bezos Broadsides Trump’s Pal Pecker

By |February 8th, 2019|

Jeff Bezos Turns Tables on Trump's Pal Pecker THE TECH billionaire and owner of the Washington Post made Kathryn Graham and her family proud when Mr. Bezos decided to tell A.M.I., their attorneys, and Trump's pal Pecker to go pound sand. Bezo's Medium post is extraordinary. AMI, the owner of the National Enquirer, [...]

Thrillers Need Relationships

By |February 3rd, 2019|

Thrillers Need Relationships photo: Maryland's waterways star in MAY BE FATAL. DIALOGUE between strong women and the men who love them is the richest terrain. "You're asking my price," said Philip, in the Netflix drama. Not a question, a statement. "I'm asking what it will take," said Queen Elizabeth II. Duty is first [...]

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Roger Stone Indicted, Deripaska’s Manhandled ‘Sex Guru’

By |January 25th, 2019|

The indictment also alleges that Stone lied to Congress about "his communications with the Trump Campaign about Organization 1." In the indictment, Organization 1 is WikiLeaks. The indictment unsealed Friday after Stone's arrest makes clear he communicated with multiple people about what Assange knew, and they were providing him updates from Assange and what Stone [...]

New Release: MAY BE FATAL Thriller Excerpt

By |January 20th, 2019|

First three chapters of MAY BE FATAL.

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The Making of a Thriller

By |January 14th, 2019|

IT BEGAN… In a series called “Instincts” over the summer of 2018.

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Trumped by Congressional Power and Nancy Pelosi

By |January 3rd, 2019|

Trumped by Congressional Power and Nancy Pelosi photo: Stephen Crowley/The New York Times THE FIRST time Representative Nancy Pelosi ascended to the speaker's chair (see the photo above), I was inside the Capitol waiting for history to be made, along with activist Democrats. Howard Dean walked by and gave me a brief interview. [...]

Bernie Sanders Fades

By |January 3rd, 2019|

Bernie Sanders Fades “I was a little bit busy running around the country trying to make the case.” - Senator Bernie Sanders IF A progressive presidential candidate can't be bothered to run a campaign with rules about gender equality and behavior. He doesn't deserve to be the Democratic nominee. Senator Sanders got a [...]

Flaw in McCay’s Brilliant ‘Vice’ (Spoiler Alert)

By |December 30th, 2018|

McKay also bookends the movie with what I think of as cinema’s Universal Bimbos, those young, dumb counterparts to the mean old ladies with puckered mouths whose clucking is meant to symbolize small-town hypocrisy or whatever. In “Vice,” some women dancing in slow motion and a female fan of the “Fast and Furious” franchise pop [...]

Olivia’s Turn: 2018 Big Giant Book Rank

By |December 21st, 2018|

Thank you, readers. #7000

A Psychic Peek Into the 2019 Thriller, MAY BE FATAL

By |December 6th, 2018|

A Psychic Peek Into the 2019 Thriller, May Be Fatal Contrary to conventional wisdom, stunning evidence from the evolutionary sciences makes the case that we are more evolved than animals because we have more instincts, not less. In other words, your instincts are not dark and primitive, but rather they are ultimate problem [...]

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