Category Archives: O.J. Simpson

Cruising O.J. Simpson’s House

In 1995 John squirmed through long and boring academic lectures at UCLA and dreaded direct return to motel room to await more punishment Sunday. He guessed would be all right to drive over to O.J.’s house. He wouldn’t be like fools who year earlier had converged on Brentwood to gawk right after estranged wife and […]

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You’re O.J. Simpson

You’re O.J. Simpson and most of the world knows you’re an unconvicted killer.  You say you don’t care what people think because you’re innocent.  But you don’t feel innocent, and your guilt has long been eating you and left a hollow core inside a fattening and increasingly ridiculous man. You weren’t satisfied merely to beat […]

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The Continuing Decline of O.J. Simpson

Once, there was a better O.J. Simpson.  I first learned about him in the mid-1960’s when he starred two years as a running back for City College of San Francisco.  I was a teenage student in Sacramento and daily devoured the San Francisco Chronicle’s legendary green sheet sports section.  And in certain editions, buried deep […]

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