Hollywood Hellraisers

Ever since rich Tinseltown dirt was spilled in Kenneth Anger's Hollywood Babylon, a cottage industry has arisen that reveals the titillating truth behind the studio publicists' myths. Having focused on an earlier generation of bad boys in Hellraisers, Robert Sellers now turns to younger icons of outrageous behavior.

July 24: On this day in 1725 John Newton, the slave trader-preacher who wrote the hymn "Amazing Grace," was born.

Crime fiction legends Dennis Lehane and Michael Connelly discuss the new book that unites their beloved sleuths Patrick Kenzie and Harry Bosch.

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