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Officer.com
John F. Timoney, 'A Cop's Cop,' Laid to Resta suspected purse-snatcher while jogging near Rittenhouse Square. That story w
John F. Timoney, 'A Cop's Cop,' Laid to Rest
Officer.com / Posted 12 hours ago
a suspected purse-snatcher while jogging near Rittenhouse Square. That story was repeated Tuesday by the novelist Tom Wolfe, a friend of Timoney's who wrote a forward for the commissioner's memoir, Beat Cop to Top Cop. John Miller, Deputy... Read more
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Irish Central
Top cop John Timoney gets a hero’s farewell on Fifth AvenueHawthorne, New York with all the pomp and circumstance he deserved. Among those
Top cop John Timoney gets a hero’s farewell on Fifth Avenue
Irish Central / Posted 17 hours ago
Hawthorne, New York with all the pomp and circumstance he deserved. Among those who spoke at his funeral mass were author Tom Wolfe, Commissioner William Bratton and Timoney's son, daughter and granddaughter. From early Tuesday morning the... Read more
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Philly.com
Former Philly Police Commissioner John F. Timoney, 'a cop's cop,' is laid to resta suspected purse-snatcher while jogging near Rittenhouse Square. That story w
Former Philly Police Commissioner John F. Timoney, 'a cop's cop,' is laid to rest
Philly.com / Posted yesterday
a suspected purse-snatcher while jogging near Rittenhouse Square. That story was repeated Tuesday by the novelist Tom Wolfe, a friend of Timoney's who wrote a forward for the commissioner's memoir, Beat Cop to Top Cop. John Miller, Deputy... Read more
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Philly.com
Former Philly Police Commissioner John F. Timoney, 'a cop's cop,' is laid to resta suspected purse-snatcher while jogging near Rittenhouse Square. That story w
Former Philly Police Commissioner John F. Timoney, 'a cop's cop,' is laid to rest
Philly.com / Posted yesterday
a suspected purse-snatcher while jogging near Rittenhouse Square. That story was repeated Tuesday by the novelist Tom Wolfe, a friend of Timoney's who wrote a forward for the commissioner's memoir, Beat Cop to Top Cop. John Miller, Deputy... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Chuck Yeager is the grumpy grandpa Twitter deservesis truly an American legend. He inspired a generation of pilots and is the orig
Chuck Yeager is the grumpy grandpa Twitter deserves
Dallas Morning News / Posted yesterday
is truly an American legend. He inspired a generation of pilots and is the origin of fighter-pilot swagger. Journalist Tom Wolfe said that Yeager was "the most righteous of all the possessors of the right stuff," which those early aviators... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Bremerton couple fight for their topless rightsget disorderly. "As long as it's peaceful and they don't break the law, we won
Bremerton couple fight for their topless rights
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 2 days ago
get disorderly. "As long as it's peaceful and they don't break the law, we won't take action," said Bremerton Police Capt. Tom Wolfe, who added officers might document the protest in the interest of legal review. Bremerton Mayor Patty Lent said... Read more
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CBS News
1998: Brazil's surgical quest for beautymovers and certainly the shakers--are chronicled by the town’s leading gossip c
1998: Brazil's surgical quest for beauty
CBS News / Posted 6 days ago
movers and certainly the shakers--are chronicled by the town’s leading gossip columnist, Danuza Leão, who the novelist Tom Wolfe had in mind, perhaps, when he used the phrase, ‘social X-ray.’ Morley Safer: Among your friends and the people... Read more
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Miami New Times
John Timoney, America’s Worst CopEvents Mayor Manny Diaz, City Manager Carlos Gimenez, and others lapped up Tim
John Timoney, America’s Worst Cop
Miami New Times / Posted 7 days ago
Events Mayor Manny Diaz, City Manager Carlos Gimenez, and others lapped up Timoney's stories; he had star power. Author Tom Wolfe was his friend. So was New York's Cardinal John J. O'Connor. Timoney had lectured at Amherst College on... Read more
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Evening Standard
Sam Leith: Brexit - a leap of faith or good old English fudge?show you pathetic.” Makes you feel sorry, actually, for both of them.Wolfe of t
Sam Leith: Brexit - a leap of faith or good old English fudge?
Evening Standard / Posted 9 days ago
show you pathetic.” Makes you feel sorry, actually, for both of them.Wolfe of the white suit and old hat A new book by Tom Wolfe always arrives with a certain white-suited swagger. And the 85-year-old author of The Bonfire of the Vanities has... Read more
10d
Tri-County Citizen
Obituaries | October 3, 2010a member of the National Trappers Association. Joe is survived by his wife, No
Obituaries | October 3, 2010
Tri-County Citizen / Posted 10 days ago
a member of the National Trappers Association. Joe is survived by his wife, Nora, of Mt. Pleasant; three children, Tammie (Tom) Wolfe, of Waterford, Jeffrey Johnston, of Mt. Pleasant, and Joseph C. (Jennifer) Johnston, of Harrison; three... Read more
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The Atlantic
Slightly More Than 100 Exceptional Works of Journalismquestion: Who wrote this book? Thinking it might offer a clue, I searched the c
Slightly More Than 100 Exceptional Works of Journalism
The Atlantic / Posted 13 days ago
question: Who wrote this book? Thinking it might offer a clue, I searched the cover. Right there on the front was a name!!! Tom Wolfe. Who was Tom Wolfe?” A family’s fight to win their own house back at auction. “While she and Warren were paying... Read more
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The News & Observer
From moonshine runner to NASCAR legend to museum speakerno roll bars – a star when NASCAR still operated in true-fan towns such as Rock
From moonshine runner to NASCAR legend to museum speaker
The News & Observer / Posted 20 days ago
no roll bars – a star when NASCAR still operated in true-fan towns such as Rockingham and North Wilkesboro. Made famous by Tom Wolfe and Esquire magazine in 1965, Johnson remained a chicken farmer with a trio of coon hounds even while a wealthy... Read more
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The New Yorker
Jay McInerney’s Middle-Aged Malaisea little more intently these days, as he listened less attentively to everyone
Jay McInerney’s Middle-Aged Malaise
The New Yorker / Posted 22 days ago
a little more intently these days, as he listened less attentively to everyone else.” But, unlike a social satirist such as Tom Wolfe, McInerney is equally deft at capturing personality traits. Russell’s charismatic friend Washington, for example,... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Wavy Gravy, the Clown Prince of Hippiedom, turns 80there. So there that he is the one who got the idea to put acid in the Kool-Aid
Wavy Gravy, the Clown Prince of Hippiedom, turns 80
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 23 days ago
there. So there that he is the one who got the idea to put acid in the Kool-Aid and call it “electric,” giving author Tom Wolfe the title for his account of the psychedelic era in San Francisco. This goes back to when he was still Hugh... Read more
27d
Daily Mail
Clinton will say Trump is an affront to the nation's values at DNCabout my children and looking at my mom, I think it's going to be overwhelming.
Clinton will say Trump is an affront to the nation's values at DNC
Daily Mail / Posted 27 days ago
about my children and looking at my mom, I think it's going to be overwhelming.' Other speakers include Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolfe, whose presence the Clinton campaign is shoving in the face of Republicans after Ohio Gov. John Kasich skipped the... Read more
28d
The China Post
Items fetch high prices at Four Seasons restaurant auctionfor 57 years hosted power lunches for a must see crowd of business executives a
Items fetch high prices at Four Seasons restaurant auction
The China Post / Posted 28 days ago
for 57 years hosted power lunches for a must see crowd of business executives and celebrities including Henry Kissinger and Tom Wolfe was auctioned off Tuesday. Items from The Four Seasons sold for well over their pre-sale estimates in Tuesday's... Read more
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28d
FOX News
Silverware, glasses and decor fetch record high prices at Four Seasons restaurant auctionfor 57 years hosted power lunches for a must see crowd of business executives a
Silverware, glasses and decor fetch record high prices at Four Seasons restaurant auction
FOX News / Posted 28 days ago
for 57 years hosted power lunches for a must see crowd of business executives and celebrities including Henry Kissinger and Tom Wolfe was auctioned off Tuesday. (AP) The interior of a restaurant that for 57 years hosted power lunches for a must see... Read more
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28d
WXIA-TV Atlanta
Roll call of states at Democrats' convention takes on new meaningextolled as a leader “whose fight for inclusion, justice and fairness has invig
Roll call of states at Democrats' convention takes on new meaning
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 28 days ago
extolled as a leader “whose fight for inclusion, justice and fairness has invigorated our party" (Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolfe) and a man “who electrified Nebraska and the United States" (state party chairman Vince Powers). But then came the... Read more
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28d
WTSP-TV Tampa
Roll call of states at Democrats' convention takes on new meaningextolled as a leader “whose fight for inclusion, justice and fairness has invig
Roll call of states at Democrats' convention takes on new meaning
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 28 days ago
extolled as a leader “whose fight for inclusion, justice and fairness has invigorated our party" (Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolfe) and a man “who electrified Nebraska and the United States" (state party chairman Vince Powers). But then came the... Read more
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28d
WHAS TV11 Louisville
Roll call of states at Democrats' convention takes on new meaningextolled as a leader “whose fight for inclusion, justice and fairness has invig
Roll call of states at Democrats' convention takes on new meaning
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 28 days ago
extolled as a leader “whose fight for inclusion, justice and fairness has invigorated our party" (Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolfe) and a man “who electrified Nebraska and the United States" (state party chairman Vince Powers). But then came the... Read more
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28d
11 News Houston
Roll call of states at Democrats' convention takes on new meaningextolled as a leader “whose fight for inclusion, justice and fairness has invig
Roll call of states at Democrats' convention takes on new meaning
11 News Houston / Posted 28 days ago
extolled as a leader “whose fight for inclusion, justice and fairness has invigorated our party" (Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolfe) and a man “who electrified Nebraska and the United States" (state party chairman Vince Powers). But then came the... Read more
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28d
WLTX-TV Columbia
Roll call of states at Democrats' convention takes on new meaningextolled as a leader “whose fight for inclusion, justice and fairness has invig
Roll call of states at Democrats' convention takes on new meaning
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 28 days ago
extolled as a leader “whose fight for inclusion, justice and fairness has invigorated our party" (Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolfe) and a man “who electrified Nebraska and the United States" (state party chairman Vince Powers). But then came the... Read more
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28d
WLBZ Bangor
Roll call of states at Democrats' convention takes on new meaningextolled as a leader “whose fight for inclusion, justice and fairness has invig
Roll call of states at Democrats' convention takes on new meaning
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 28 days ago
extolled as a leader “whose fight for inclusion, justice and fairness has invigorated our party" (Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolfe) and a man “who electrified Nebraska and the United States" (state party chairman Vince Powers). But then came the... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Roll call of states at Democrats' convention takes on new meaningextolled as a leader “whose fight for inclusion, justice and fairness has invig
Roll call of states at Democrats' convention takes on new meaning
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 28 days ago
extolled as a leader “whose fight for inclusion, justice and fairness has invigorated our party" (Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolfe) and a man “who electrified Nebraska and the United States" (state party chairman Vince Powers). But then came the... Read more
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28d
First Coast News
Roll call of states at Democrats' convention takes on new meaningextolled as a leader “whose fight for inclusion, justice and fairness has invig
Roll call of states at Democrats' convention takes on new meaning
First Coast News / Posted 28 days ago
extolled as a leader “whose fight for inclusion, justice and fairness has invigorated our party" (Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolfe) and a man “who electrified Nebraska and the United States" (state party chairman Vince Powers). But then came the... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Roll call of states at Democrats' convention takes on new meaningextolled as a leader “whose fight for inclusion, justice and fairness has invig
Roll call of states at Democrats' convention takes on new meaning
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 28 days ago
extolled as a leader “whose fight for inclusion, justice and fairness has invigorated our party" (Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolfe) and a man “who electrified Nebraska and the United States" (state party chairman Vince Powers). But then came the... Read more
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28d
5KSDK St. Louis
Roll call of states at Democrats' convention takes on new meaningextolled as a leader “whose fight for inclusion, justice and fairness has invig
Roll call of states at Democrats' convention takes on new meaning
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 28 days ago
extolled as a leader “whose fight for inclusion, justice and fairness has invigorated our party" (Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolfe) and a man “who electrified Nebraska and the United States" (state party chairman Vince Powers). But then came the... Read more
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29d
The News & Observer
The Day's Best Photos |for 57 years hosted power lunches for a must see crowd of business executives a
The Day's Best Photos |
The News & Observer / Posted 29 days ago
for 57 years hosted power lunches for a must see crowd of business executives and celebrities including Henry Kissinger and Tom Wolfe was auctioned off Tuesday. Frank Franklin IIAP People walk past "Murmuration," by Johnny Swing, before it is... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Items fetch high prices at Four Seasons restaurant auctionfor 57 years hosted power lunches for a must see crowd of business executives a
Items fetch high prices at Four Seasons restaurant auction
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 29 days ago
for 57 years hosted power lunches for a must see crowd of business executives and celebrities including Henry Kissinger and Tom Wolfe was auctioned off Tuesday. less Murmuration" by Johnny Swing sells for $90,000 during an auction at The Four... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
Items fetch high prices at Four Seasons restaurant auctionfor 57 years hosted power lunches for a must see crowd of business executives a
Items fetch high prices at Four Seasons restaurant auction
WSMV Nashville / Posted 29 days ago
for 57 years hosted power lunches for a must see crowd of business executives and celebrities including Henry Kissinger and Tom Wolfe was auctioned off Tuesday. Items from The Four Seasons sold for well over their pre-sale estimates in Tuesday's... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Items fetch high prices at Four Seasons restaurant auctionfor 57 years hosted power lunches for a must see crowd of business executives a
Items fetch high prices at Four Seasons restaurant auction
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 29 days ago
for 57 years hosted power lunches for a must see crowd of business executives and celebrities including Henry Kissinger and Tom Wolfe was auctioned off Tuesday. Items from The Four Seasons sold for well over their pre-sale estimates in Tuesday's... Read more
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29d
Connecticut Post
Items fetch high prices at Four Seasons restaurant auctionfor 57 years hosted power lunches for a must see crowd of business executives a
Items fetch high prices at Four Seasons restaurant auction
Connecticut Post / Posted 29 days ago
for 57 years hosted power lunches for a must see crowd of business executives and celebrities including Henry Kissinger and Tom Wolfe was auctioned off Tuesday. less An auctioneer gestures to a bidder during an auction at The Four Seasons... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Items fetch high prices at Four Seasons restaurant auctionfor 57 years hosted power lunches for a must see crowd of business executives a
Items fetch high prices at Four Seasons restaurant auction
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 29 days ago
for 57 years hosted power lunches for a must see crowd of business executives and celebrities including Henry Kissinger and Tom Wolfe was auctioned off Tuesday. Items from The Four Seasons sold for well over their pre-sale estimates in Tuesday's... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Items fetch high prices at Four Seasons restaurant auctionfor 57 years hosted power lunches for a must see crowd of business executives a
Items fetch high prices at Four Seasons restaurant auction
Greenwich Time / Posted 29 days ago
for 57 years hosted power lunches for a must see crowd of business executives and celebrities including Henry Kissinger and Tom Wolfe was auctioned off Tuesday. less An auctioneer gestures to a bidder during an auction at The Four Seasons... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Items fetch high prices at Four Seasons restaurant auctionfor 57 years hosted power lunches for a must see crowd of business executives a
Items fetch high prices at Four Seasons restaurant auction
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 29 days ago
for 57 years hosted power lunches for a must see crowd of business executives and celebrities including Henry Kissinger and Tom Wolfe was auctioned off Tuesday. Items from The Four Seasons sold for well over their pre-sale estimates in Tuesday's... Read more
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The News-Times
Items fetch high prices at Four Seasons restaurant auctionfor 57 years hosted power lunches for a must see crowd of business executives a
Items fetch high prices at Four Seasons restaurant auction
The News-Times / Posted 29 days ago
for 57 years hosted power lunches for a must see crowd of business executives and celebrities including Henry Kissinger and Tom Wolfe was auctioned off Tuesday. less An auctioneer gestures to a bidder during an auction at The Four Seasons... Read more
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Beaumont Enterprise
Items fetch high prices at Four Seasons restaurant auctionfor 57 years hosted power lunches for a must see crowd of business executives a
Items fetch high prices at Four Seasons restaurant auction
Beaumont Enterprise / Posted 29 days ago
for 57 years hosted power lunches for a must see crowd of business executives and celebrities including Henry Kissinger and Tom Wolfe was auctioned off Tuesday. less An auctioneer gestures to a bidder during an auction at The Four Seasons... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Items fetch high prices at Four Seasons restaurant auctionfor 57 years hosted power lunches for a must see crowd of business executives a
Items fetch high prices at Four Seasons restaurant auction
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 29 days ago
for 57 years hosted power lunches for a must see crowd of business executives and celebrities including Henry Kissinger and Tom Wolfe was auctioned off Tuesday. less An auctioneer gestures to a bidder during an auction at The Four Seasons... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
Four Seasons restaurant auction proves to be a pricey feasttree for each of the four seasons, sold for $10,000. The restaurant’s regulars
Four Seasons restaurant auction proves to be a pricey feast
WPIX 11 New York / Posted 29 days ago
tree for each of the four seasons, sold for $10,000. The restaurant’s regulars included Henry Kissinger, Nora Ephron and Tom Wolfe. It served its last meal on July 16. A new Four Seasons will open nearby. PIX11’s Talia Tirella contributed to... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Items fetch high prices at Four Seasons restaurant auctionfor 57 years hosted power lunches for a must see crowd of business executives a
Items fetch high prices at Four Seasons restaurant auction
Stamford Advocate / Posted 29 days ago
for 57 years hosted power lunches for a must see crowd of business executives and celebrities including Henry Kissinger and Tom Wolfe was auctioned off Tuesday. less An auctioneer gestures to a bidder during an auction at The Four Seasons... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Items fetch high prices at Four Seasons restaurant auctionbanquette and table set, which sold for $50,000. The restaurant's regulars inc
Items fetch high prices at Four Seasons restaurant auction
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 29 days ago
banquette and table set, which sold for $50,000. The restaurant's regulars included Henry Kissinger, Nora Ephron and Tom Wolfe. It served its last meal on July 16. A new Four Seasons will open nearby. Copyright 2016 The Associated Press. All... Read more
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