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The People V. O.j. Simpson American Crime Story

  1. john travolta brain trust
    Travolta Did O.J. Because Oprah Told Him to“It was Spielberg. It was Oprah. It was Rita Hanks and Tom Hanks.”
  2. Marcia Clark on Her New Novel, Blood Defense“Once I started writing crime fiction, I looked back and thought, It’s okay that I’m done with that.
  3. An O.J. Juror on What The People v. O.J. Simpson Got Right and WrongJuror #1233 tells us how Ryan Murphy’s reimagining of the case squares up to reality, and why she voted “not guilty.”
  4. Fact-Checking the Finale of The People v. O.J. Simpson“[O.J.] re-entered a society that had lost a lot of patience with him.”
  5. close reads
    People v. O.J.: A Vivid Portrait of AmericaThe sprawling civic lament that the movie version of The Bonfire of the Vanities should have been, but wasn’t. 
  6. Marcia Clark’s Final Verdict on The People v. O.J. Simpson“I think no clearer picture could ever be painted of the fact that a jury will believe exactly and only what they want to believe than this.”
  7. the vulture tv podcast
    On American Crime Story’s Huge First SeasonAnd why Chris Darden is like Jeb Bush in the 2016 election.
  8. from the archives
    How New York Magazine Covered the O.J. Simpson VerdictHiring Norman Mailer on a very short deadline.
  9. Fact-checking Episode 9 of The People v. O.J. Simpson“The most shocking day I have ever witnessed in the courtroom was the day [Fuhrman] took the Fifth.”
  10. Fact-checking Episode 8 of The People v. O.J. Simpson“The Dennis Fung direct examination was the longest eight days of my professional life.” 
  11. wigs
    The People v. O.J.’s ‘World’s Tiniest Wig’So many eyebrow wigs.
  12. Fact-checking Episode 6 of The People v. O.J. SimpsonAnd about that knife.
  13. fate
    David Schwimmer Says Juice a Lot on Friends“The One Where Ross Repeatedly Says Juice.”
  14. Fact-checking Episode 5 of The People v. O.J. Simpson“This episode, to me, took more liberties with the facts than any I’ve seen to this point.”
  15. juice
    Proof That David Schwimmer Says ‘Juice’ a Lot in American Crime StoryOrange you glad I didn’t make you say “juice”?
  16. Fact-checking Episode 4 of The People v. O.J. SimpsonWhat they got right and wrong in “100% Not Guilty.”
  17. big heads
    O.J. Simpson: Cuba Gooding Jr.’s Head Too SmallBut does the glove fit?