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I think it's important for anyone on a newspaper, particularly one who is doing a column, to "build his fences." . . . Of course I mean make as many friends as you can. You never know from where the next line or paragraph is coming. One of your best stories may come from a fellow whose face you never liked, but whom you were nice to -- and he appreciated your being civil to him, which is why he ...
In song, Winchell was often a cynical lyric reference. In the Mel Brooks
Broadway musical "The Producers", later adapted to film as The Producers
(2005), Leo Bloom (played by Matthew Broderick
) sings, "I want to read my name in Winchell's column" during the song "I Want to Be A Producer"; the Cole Porter
composition "Let's Fly Away," include the lines, "Let's fly away/ And find a land that's so ...
Peek's Bad Boy