On the morning of Sunday, Jan. 11, while many New Yorkers were looking around to find a place to watch the Giants-Eagles playoff game, NBC News correspondent Mike Taibbi was looking around to find someone to interview about the mind-set of the victims ripped off in Bernard Madoff’s alleged $50 billion Ponzi scheme.
Today on the Huffington Post, Ben Cohen interviews National Magazine Award-winning Rolling Stone columnist Matt Taibbi.
Back in April, Mr. Taibbi got into a spat with another HuffPo writer, novelist Erica Jong, that hinged mostly on his description of Hillary Clinton’s "flabby arms." In the interview with Mr. Cohen, Mr. Taibbi Read More
On a Saturday night in May, Mark Ames and Matt Taibbi were drinking Pepsi and smoking American Spirits in a one-bedroom apartment in a high-rise near Times Square. They took turns leaning over a plastic compact disc case, snorting lines of speed. I declined their offer, and instead popped a tranquilizer I sometimes take called Read More