Title: For the Good of the Game Subtitle: The Inside Story of the Surprising and Dramatic Transformation of Major Play Baseball By Bud Selig with Phil Rogers (Harper Collins, New York, $28.99, 315Gregory Bresiger
This Monday was the “day after” in America; the day after the Super Bowl, the biggest football game and biggest sports event in the nation as well as usually theGregory Bresiger
I am for immigration in principle but with some qualifications. I would like, if possible, to see more people become U.S. citizens. It is an issue that splits tens of millionsGregory Bresiger
Author William Taubman (W.W. Norton & Company, New York, 693 pages) This fascinating doorstop biography documents the story of a Shakespearian figure who tried to do the impossible: Transform an evilGregory Bresiger
Inherit the Inaccuracy: The relentless assault on historical accuracy in popular media concoctions that go on and on. Be careful of movies and television that are “doing” history.
Look out for the phrase,“Based on a true story” and other fictions. When I was in high school in the late 1960s we were assigned to read “Inherit the Wind,” aGregory Bresiger