Thursday, March 13, 2008

David Mamet, No Longer a Brain Dead Liberal...

David Mamet: Why I Am No Longer a 'Brain-Dead Liberal'
An election-season essay
by David Mamet
March 11th, 2008 12:00 AM
John Maynard Keynes was twitted with changing his mind. He replied, "When the facts change, I change my opinion. What do you do, sir?"
My favorite example of a change of mind was Norman Mailer at The Village Voice.,374064,374064,1.html

Mamet's new work: Why I am no longer a brain-dead liberal
By David Usborne in New YorkThursday, 13 March 2008
The left-wing literati of London and New York were surely in a stew last night after one of their leading and most loyally liberal lights, David Mamet, confessed that advancing years have given him a greater appreciation for things conservative.

Playwright and Film Director: "Why I Am No Longer a 'Brain-Dead Liberal'"
By Noel Sheppard March 12, 2008 - 11:40 ET
The name David Mamet may not be known to the majority of Americans. However, theater and movie works that he's been involved in over the past four decades certainly are, such as "The Postman Always Rings Twice," "The Verdict," "Glengarry Glen Ross," "Wag the Dog," and "The Untouchables."

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