Wednesday, March 03, 2010

The Vanity Fair article about the David Letterman extortion case

Not one likable, sympathetic or endearing figure in the entire story. Everyone's spoiled and mean. But the women are assessed in the cruelest terms: "Letterman is, by his own admission, one of the most unhappy, insecure, guilt-ridden, self-loathing, self-pitying people on the planet. All of this informs his choices, especially when it comes to women. 'He favors unadorned women and at the same time women who are at the reach of his demonically low self-esteem,' says one veteran Letterman observer."

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