Full Service: My Adventures in Hollywood and the Secret Sex Lives of the Stars

Scotty Bowers came back from World War II as an ex-Marine who’d fought in the Pacific. He went to work at a gas station in Hollywood. One day a famous (male) movie star dropped by for gas, picked Scotty up and took him back to his mansion for sex. A few days later, a friend …

Spike Milligan

It’s said you should never meet your heroes. Perhaps you shouldn’t read about them either. This brisk, very readable, biography of the legendary comic doesn’t appear to be a deliberate hatchet job, but the subject does not come out in a decent light. Milligan emerges as a self-absorbed workaholic (pretty much?) oblivious to the concerns …