Jimmy Breslin

The newspaper columnist who died Sunday shined a light on the powerful by talking to the powerless.
I miss columnists because back in Breslin’s prime, I knew where to find them.
New York bids farewell to one of its most prolific storytellers.
Breslin, a self-described “street reporter," was a Pulitzer Prize-winning newsman who chronicled New York City for more than 60 years.