Deadline Artists

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Deadline Artists

America's Greatest Newspaper Columns

By John P. Avlon (Editor); Jesse Angelo (Editor); Errol Louis (Editor)

Overlook Press, Hardcover, 9781590204290, 431pp.

Publication Date: September 21, 2011

Description
Contributors include: Jimmy Breslin, Mike Royko, Murray Kempton, Ernie Pyle, Peggy Noonan, Thomas L. Friedman, David Brooks, Mitch Albom, Dorothy Thompson, Ernest Hemingway, Benjamin Franklin, Fanny Fern, Richard Harding Davis, Grantland Rice, Will Rogers, Orson Welles, Langston Hughes, Woody Guthrie, Ambrose Bierce, Mark Twain, Theodore Roosevelt, H.L. Mencken, Ben Hecht, Westbrook Pegler, Heywood Broun, Damon Runyon, W. C. Heinz, Jimmy Cannon, Red Smith, Russell Baker, Art Buchwald, William F. Buckley, Hunter S. Thompson, Pete Dexter, Carl Hiaasen, Dave Barry, Leonard Pitts, Anna Quindlen, Thomas Boswell, Tony Kornheiser, Kathleen Parker, Maureen Dowd, Bob Herbert, Michael Kinsley, Cynthia Tucker, George Will, Jack Newfield, Mike Barnicle, Pete Hamill and Steve Lopez.


About the Author
JOHN AVLON is a senior columnist for "Newsweek" and "The Daily Beast" as well as a CNN contributor. He is the author of "Independent Nation " and "Wingnuts." Previously, Avlon was the chief speechwriter for New York City Mayor Rudy Guiliani as well as a columnist and associate editor for "The New York Sun."

JESSE ANGELO is Editor-in-Chief of "The Daily," the first national news brand built from scratch for the iPad and other emerging platforms, as well as Executive Editor of the "New York Post." A native New Yorker, Angelo worked as a reporter for "The Sun" in London and the "Daily Telegraph" in Sydney before joining the "Post" in 1999. He graduated magna cum laude from Harvard College.

ERROL LOUIS is the host of "Inside City Hall" on NY1. Previously he was a "Daily News" columnist, and he was named Best Columnist & Radio Show Host by the "Village Voice" in 2010. He is a CNN contributor.

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