In the 1990’s, while less-than-employed, Bill Geerhart decided to channel his inner child to ask some important questions from some famous (and infamous) people. He collected all the letters (written in pencil on elementary school-style paper) as well as the responses and put them into his new book. Some of my favourites are after the jump.
Susan Atkins is a former member of the Manson Family and a convicted murderer. When she died in prison in 2009 she was the longest-incarcerated female inmate in California, having been denied parole 18 times.
Robert Shapiro was one of O.J. Simpson’s defence lawyers.