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The former Daily News columnist's wife could receive $99,000 in copyrights. [Read More]
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Famed late city newspaper columnist Jimmy Breslin left behind a modest $99,999 estate — and control over his more lucrative literary legacy — to his... [Read More]
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I'm making a list of columnists who died and won the Pulitzer Prize – not in that order – Art Buchwald, Studs Terkel, Mike Royko,... [Read More]
The passing of Pulitzer Prize-winning writer Jimmy Breslin (1928-2017) at 88 was a sad day for journalism. "Breslin: Imperfect Man a Perfect Voice for City"... [Read More]
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Most New Yorkers, according to one poll, didn't much like it when, in 2011, the city renamed the Queensboro Bridge for former Mayor Ed Koch.... [Read More]
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In today's media environment, the late Jimmy Breslin's approach might not be enough... [Read More]
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In this Nov. 2, 2004, file photo, author-columnist Jimmy Breslin poses for a photo in his New York apartment. Breslin, the Pulitzer Prize-winning chronicler of... [Read More]
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Jimmy Breslin, who has died aged 88, started out as a 16-year-old copy boy in New York before making his name as a Runyonesque columnist... [Read More]
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Last Wednesday, I sat down to write a piece about the late Jimmy Breslin, the newspaper columnist whose blunt yet eloquent and crafted prose captured... [Read More]
One spring afternoon in 1989, Jimmy Breslin was looking to buy a home out in the Rockaways and he responded to an ad placed by... [Read More]
In 1990, Jimmy Breslin wrote about how easily Trump played the press, simply by returning their phone calls and bragging his way onto the front... [Read More]
"Sunday Morning" remembers newspaper columnist Jimmy Breslin, banker and philanthropist David Rockefeller, and "Gong Show" creator Chuck Barris. [Read More]
By Stephen L. Carter Bloomberg View There's a wonderful story midway through Can't Anybody Here Play This Game? [Read More]
Columnist Jimmy Breslin saw stories where others did not, and wrote them in a way that readers will never forget. [Read More]
When Jimmy Breslin died last week, America lost a voice that was sure to anger or please, and not likely to leave anyone unmoved. Breslin... [Read More]
Jimmy Breslin slogged to funerals and accident sites and crime scenes (and dive bars) to piss off the privileged and champion the unfortunate. [Read More]
In a writing career that spanned six decades, the columnist and author always came back to the toils of ordinary working people. [Read More]
For this week's Bonus Weekend Podcast, we are revisiting our conversations with some notable people who passed away recently. In 1995 Leonard spoke with MacArthur Award... [Read More]
I became a journalist because of Jimmy Breslin, the New York newspaper columnist who died March 19 at the age of 88. [Read More]
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