"If hell exists, the thermostat will be set at Summer in the South and the dress code will be traditional men’s business attire ..."

"As segregation kept whites and blacks apart, Joe, the cop-cum-concert impresario, bridged the gap, one superstar at a time ... "

"Just two miles from the suburban farm where the Revolution’s 90-year-old former El Comandante, Fidel Castro, fades into history, your American correspondent quick-steps into the finals of the Hotel Nacional’s nightly dance contest ..."