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Sex, John Rocker and The Mood in London

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Professional athletes have not practiced civility or sportsmanship since the ghastly 60s, so how has Rocker suddenly dishonored baseball? Muhammad Ali is cheered as a hero though he called all white people devils. When Jim Brown periodically busted up women, judges gave him suspended sentences. When Rae Carruth is arrested for the drive-by shooting of [&hellip
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Pinochet, Moving Back to London and Germany’s Wassergate

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Taki Le Maître Picking on Pinochet Even by British standards, the fog of hypocrisy surrounding Gen. Pinochet’s case is breathtaking enough to kill every pigeon in Central Park. Tony Blair and his motley crew of phonies make Bill and Hillary Clinton seem almost honest. This is a case of frustrated 1970s radical nonentities getting their [&hellip
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Observer Media Gossip Columnist Botches It; A Sweeter Athens

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Taki Le Maître Smoke Signals Athens – A funny thing happened on my way to an Athenian forum last week. On an Olympic Airways flight to the Greek capital, some of my countrymen asked the cabin attendant whether they could smoke. Not if other people object, was his Solomonic answer. The plane was almost empty, [&hellip
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I Am A Stalker; Mouthing Off From Gstaad

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Taki LE MAÎTRE Modern Man Gstaad – While schussing down knee-deep powdered slopes and churning through snowy cross-country paths, the only noise that is constant in this most beautiful alpine setting is…the ringing of mobile telephones. I’m in Gstaad, better known as the mecca of the rich and lifted, and probably the most beautiful and [&hellip
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