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Gore Vidal, about his nephew, who died of AIDS: “We should try to recall that the victims of this plague have often had splendid lives. And, certainly, they did a lot else other than die


Michael Wolff: “Twitter waits for the unschooled to misspeak, then it mugs them” (also Brent Simmons)


Benderson, Sacks, White


Kevin Truong: “When you’re on a rural island in the middle of Denmark and there’s nothing to do, that’s what you do. Nothing”


Werner Herzog: “I always just took him for John Waters”


Martin Freeman: “Listen, I’m sorry for an Englishman speaking English. I apologize if that’s stamping all over your New World imperialism. But frankly there are some of us here who still believe in the language”


Jerry Saltz: “I understood that paintings weren’t only things to be looked at but are objects that do things


Neville Brody: “Because creativity isn’t quantifiable, it loses out”

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