Posts Tagged ‘James Trimble’

Gore Vidal, 1925-2012

Gore Vidal—novelist, essayist, contrarian of the pre-Slate-contrarianism era, source of Michelle Bachmann's conservative awakening, squabbler with Norman Mailer, squabbler with William F. Buckley, squabbler with Christopher Hitchens, squabbler with most interviewers in his later years, gay literature pioneer, failed political candidate, screenwriter, author of the novel that inspired what's considered by many to be among [...]