Pete Hamill»s colorful career spans half
a century and includes stints as a sheet metal worker, graphic designer,
editor-in-chief of both the New York Post and the New
York Daily News, best-selling author (his novel, Snow in
August, was on the New York Times list for four months)and
journalist and columnist. He is currently on the staff of the New
Yorker and his recent essay on the Second Amendment for mightywords.com
proved that controversy still thrives on the web.