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Ben Brantley On How People Object To His Theater Reviews

December 7, 2012

"I have received hostile voice mail messages and e-mails. They are often anonymous, I'm sad to say, as anonymous messages are delivered only by very low forms of human life, in my opinion. I have been denounced in various public forums ... The columnist Liz Smith once proposed in print that I be lynched in Shubert Alley, which was one of the more thrilling moments of my career." The New York Times 12/06/12

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