‘Breslin & Hamill’: A Romantic View of New York Tabs Past

In case you hadn’t noticed, we have no shortage of opinion writers and commentators these days. But the decline of print newspapers has cost us, among many other things, a unique subspecies: the New York tabloid columnist.

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Hamill and Breslin, back in the day.

David Hinckley wrote for the New York Daily News for 35 years. Now he drives his wife crazy by randomly quoting Bob Dylan and “Casablanca.”

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