Liz Smith on Because She Can:
NO IT’S NOT REGAN
‘TO SEE an aquarium, better not to be a fish,” said the French minister of culture Andre Malraux.
How about this for the plot of a novel? Famously unpleasant woman is called “the most hot-headed, ruthless woman” in publishing. She physically and verbally abuses her staff. She is having an affair with a married N.Y.C. official who dresses in drag at times. She has made “a fortune by producing tabloid-inspired blockbusters.”