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Letters Of Note
letters of note
Read Frank Sinatra’s Open Letter to George Michael From 1990
“Come on, George. Loosen up. Swing, man.”
Read a ‘No More Parties’ Letter From Andy Warhol’s Factory Landlord
“We understand that they are generally large parties and are held after usual office hours.”
Read Dean Martin’s Foolproof Burger Recipe
The original Ron Swanson.
Read Quentin Tarantino’s Sweet Handwritten Reply to a 13-Year-Old Fan
Another gem from Letters of Note.
Read a Surprisingly Sweet Love Letter From George Carlin to His Wife
It involves some very romantic math.
Read Two Very Sweet Letters From Thom Yorke to Nineties Radiohead Fans
Read a 6-Year-Old’s Exemplary Application for a High-Profile Museum Job
“I am only 6 but I think I can do this job.”
Read Disney’s 1976 Rejection Letter to Tim Burton
Tim Burton: not a great speller.
Read Marlon Brando’s Creepy Love Letter to a Sixties Flight Attendant
“Irrespective of your gothic aspects … “
Read a 1978 Love Letter From Sid Vicious to Nancy Spungen
It’s a little sad.
Madonna Reveals Hatred of Actresses in Unearthed 1991 Letter
She also calls Geena Davis a “Barbie doll.”
Read Playwright Harold Pinter’s Excellent Letter to Schoolchildren
“His name is assumed because he assumed it.”
Read the Letter a Campbell’s Soup Exec Wrote Andy Warhol
“Dear Mr. Warhol … “
Read Pixar Director Pete Docter’s Cute Letter to a Fan
“As John Lasseter likes to say, our films don’t get finished, they just get released.”
Read Steve Martin’s Very Personal Letter to a Fan
“Dear Jenny … “
Frank Sinatra Zings George Michael in a Classy Letter From 1990
“Come on, George. Loosen up.”