If you're a politics junkie and you havent yet read Richard Ben Cramer's "What It Takes," correct that right now!!! RIP Mr. Cramer—
Jake Tapper (@jaketapper) January 08, 2013
Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Richard Ben Cramer, author of “What It Takes: The Way to the White House,” as well as books on Joe DiMaggio and Ted Williams, has died of lung cancer at the age of 62. Journalists who were inspired in their careers by Cramer’s writing were among those to remember him as a giant.