In June — barely three months after Elizabeth “Zabi” Buffet was arrested — the Allies landed on the beaches of Normandy. In August, as they approached Paris, the streets erupted in running battles as resistance fighters emerged with a vengeance. Most of the action was toward the center of the city, and it is not clear what happened at 93 rue de Courcelles, or who was involved. But something happened. The bullet-pocked walls are testimony to that. … [Read more...] about Angels of the Resistance (and a Serial Killer) in Nazi-Occupied Paris
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Walters brings up that in his book, Rivera says that he and Midler had a torrid sexual affair, calling her “insatiable”—a word that Midler repeats with a flourish and laughter. She says that she and her husband had a big laugh over it—joking that “his penis went to his head”—but that she remembers meeting Rivera, “and that was not funny.” … [Read more...] about Bette Midler: Geraldo Rivera ‘Has Yet to Apologize’ for Groping Me
On a cold morning in early February, I knocked on the front door of Montwieler’s home in northwest Washington, D.C., where a wooden angel stands in the front yard. On the phone, when I summarized what Walker had told me, she said she didn’t want to talk about Thomas, but I hoped I could change her mind in person. Now retired from journalism, Montwieler, a petite woman with cropped hair and tinted glasses, was polite. She wouldn’t answer any questions about Thomas, but she never denied Walker’s account. Nor did she request that I keep her name out of this story. She simply said, “I’ll read it with interest.” Another colleague of Montwieler’s at BNA told me that her silence over the years isn’t surprising, given the value and cachet of knowing a powerful public official in Washington. (Update: After publication of this story, Montwieler emailed to say that “she never experienced any type of inappropriate behavior from … [Read more...] about Do You Believe Her Now?
The question was so out of line I admire McEnany for retaining her composure. But she crossed the media's inviolable line in telling Lizza he was asking the wrong question and suggesting that he could have asked a more pertinent one. How dare she position herself as his equal? … [Read more...] about David Limbaugh: Kayleigh McEnany gets vitriol hurled at her daily by liberal media — and it proves this