"I never understood people who don't have bookshelves." - George Plimpton #quotes #writing #reading

"I never understood people who don't have bookshelves." - George Plimpton #quotes #writing #reading

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As if everything else wasn't enough, George Plimpton wrestled the assassin (Sirhan Sirhan) of politician (and his college friend, Robert Kennedy) to the ground immediately after the assassination.  Fascinating guy.

As if everything else wasn't enough, George Plimpton wrestled the assassin (Sirhan Sirhan) of politician (and his college friend, Robert Kennedy) to the ground immediately after the assassination. Fascinating guy.

Olympic Opening Ceremonies - During the opening ceremonies for the 1980 Moscow Olympics, former Soviet gold medalist Olga Korbut (center left) holds a symbolic Olympic torch displaying her many medals as she celebrates with others the arrival of the official Olympic Flame, July 18, 1980. (AP Photo)

Olympic Opening Ceremonies - During the opening ceremonies for the 1980 Moscow Olympics, former Soviet gold medalist Olga Korbut (center left) holds a symbolic Olympic torch displaying her many medals as she celebrates with others the arrival of the official Olympic Flame, July 18, 1980. (AP Photo)

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Paper Lion: Confessions of a Last-String Quarterback by George Plimpton http://www.amazon.com/dp/1592280153/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_DgCzwb0Y3FPZ0

Paper Lion: Confessions of a Last-String Quarterback by George Plimpton http://www.amazon.com/dp/1592280153/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_DgCzwb0Y3FPZ0

George Plimpton, legendary editor of The Paris Review-The Paris Review is always worth reading

George Plimpton, legendary editor of The Paris Review-The Paris Review is always worth reading

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How to Give a Great Speech: George Plimpton on the Art of Public Speaking and Overcoming Stage Fright | Brain Pickings

How to Give a Great Speech: George Plimpton on the Art of Public Speaking and Overcoming Stage Fright | Brain Pickings

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1981 Intellivision & Atari Video Game Ad "George Plimpton" Vintage Advertisement Print

1981 Intellivision & Atari Video Game Ad "George Plimpton" Vintage Advertisement Print

George Plimpton Picture

George Plimpton Picture

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