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“If ever I can find some healing and some comfort — it has to be with somebody who is not part of all my world of past and pain. I can find that now — if the world will let us.” ~JACQUELINE KENNEDY, in a recently discovered letter to David …

Unable to Cope, Unwilling to Accept Aid – NYTimes.com

The 72-year-old man hadn’t bathed in more than six months. His hair was long and matted. Instead of using the bathroom, he would urinate in a bucket and throw it out the window. From his standpoint, nothing was wrong: he was living the way he liked. But his neighbors in …

Christopher Hitchens: Was Jackie as Well-Mannered as We Thought? | Culture | Vanity Fair

Reaction to the recent release of Jacqueline Kennedy’s half-century-old conversations with Arthur Schlesinger Jr. focused largely on a winsomely innocent reverence for her husband. The author sees a different Jackie: savvy, manipulative, disingenuous—and lacking the class for which she was so admired. OF MYTHS AND MEN Mrs. Kennedy beams at …

Jackie Kennedy Onassis not an of Martin Luther King Jr. – Tim Mak – POLITICO.com

 Jacqueline Kennedy loathed civil rights icon Martin Luther King, saying on newly released tape recordings that she couldn’t look at a picture of him “without thinking…that man’s terrible.” Kennedy also called King a “phony” and “tricky” during hours of chatty interviews with the historian Arthur Schlesinger that he tape recorded. …