This (from an article by Alec Wilkinson) is amazing:
Did Louis Armstrong and his wife really have this conversation? This is just too much!
I had the same reaction. Mamet can’t do any better, and he works at it.
Yes, they did–word for word. I heard the tape, and others like it.
Why? Seems pretty mundane.
X-rated material on Gelman? And Maureen Dowd on the end of the world.