Category Archives: Fitzgerald (F. Scott)

The Super Rich: Great Gatsby Redux

Many of today’s billionaires are as paranoid as Tom Buchanan in “The Great Gatsby.”

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Lit’s Ten Most Sensitive Guys

To match my 10 strongest literary women characters, here are my 10 most sensitive male characters.

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High Bouncing Lover, I Must Have You

Fitzgerald’s epigraph to “Great Gatsby” challenges us to live life to the fullest.

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The Rich Are Different from You and Me

Fitzgerald’s insights into the rich help us understand Mitt Romney (and John F. Kennedy also).

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