It Seems Like Yesterday

We first met in 1966 when Ronald Reagan was running for Governor of California with his beautiful wife by his side. Then in 1976, I traveled through New Hampshire with the governor, with Nancy Reagan again by his side, as he campaigned for the Republican nomination for president.  Theirs was a grueling schedule, campaigning nonstop from …

It Seems Like Yesterday

Elizabeth Taylor is probably the greatest film star who ever lived. She certainly believed in marriage. There was no one more glamorous or, for that matter, more controversial. Let’s start with controversial. I remember rushing off to Rome in 1962 without even stopping to pack a bag and found the entire Fleet Street press entourage …

It Seems Like Yesterday

Bobby Fischer was actually the opposite of what I expected. The impression everyone had before meeting him was that he was effete and small, but the chess genius was actually tall, standing 6’2”, a strong, healthy man who worked out regularly and drank nothing but orange juice. His actions were big and lumbering until, amazingly …