Submissions Tagged 'Yale'

My freshman year of college, the Yale Political Union, renowned for hosting big-name speakers, invited Oliver Stone to address the group. Being the shy, hesitant type, I spent the whole dinner on the opposite side of the table from Stone, chatting it up, ironically, with the head of the Party of the Right.

Still, my roommate could tell that I wished I could say something to Stone, as I was a real admirer of his work, especially _Salvador_ and _JFK._ For a budding lefty teen with filmmaking dreams in the '80s, Oliver Stone was God.

Finally, someone mentioned Read more

 
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