The Last Time I Saw Maggie Thatcher

When I last saw the Iron Lady, Margaret Thatcher, I got thrown out of San Diego’s Convention Center. It was 1998 and I was a freelancer covering an event called the “Insights World Conference.” The gathering was the clever invention of some Washington lobbyist. For $200 to $400 a ticket, software millionaires and…

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Jerry Griswold

Jerry Griswold

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Writer/critic/professor/journalist: children’s literature, culture, film, travel. Seven books, 100's of essays in NY&LA Times.