Arnold Rothstein and Drugs

Arnold Rothstein

The name of gangster and gambler Arnold Rothstein is probably most familiar to Americans as the man who fixed the 1919 World Series. F Scott Fitzgerald – who had met Rothstein – fictionalized him as Meyer Wolfsheim, a Jewish gambler … Continue reading

She Loves Me: A Brilliant Broadway Revival

Yes, there are musicals other than the transcendent Hamilton playing on Broadway! “She Loves Me” is an absolute gorgeous revival of a beautiful, small, romantic Broadway musical that has always deserved more recognition. The Roundabout revival is perfect. The combination … Continue reading

Grover Cleveland Takes Responsibility

Grover Cleveland is one of our most underrated Presidents. He was nicknamed “Ugly Honest” by his bitterest opponents. Grover Cleveland firmly believed that a man’s personal integrity must guide his every action as an elected official. We live in an … Continue reading