(October 7 to 31, 1976) His play, "The Best Man," was performed at the Actors Theatre of Louisville (Mainstage) in Louisville, Kentucky with William McNulty (Dick Jensen); Michael Kevin (Aide to Dick Jensen); William Cain (William Russell); Harry Groener (First Reporter); Hal Tenny (Second Reporter); Ardeth Pappas (Third ...
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 I do a lot of reading of the dead. I finally got around after 50 years to reading all of Aristotle. He's very good on republics, how they always come a cropper, and why. Required reading. Republics, once lost, don't easily come back.
His father, Eugene Luther Vidal, helped start three different airlines and had a lengthy romantic relationship with aviator Amelia Earhart
. With Earhart's recommendation to Eleanor Roosevelt
, Vidal was named Director of Aeronautics in Franklin D. Roosevelt's administration. He then appeared on the cover of Time magazine (December 18, 1933). In his youth, Eugene had been a football star at West ...