Author Topic: Jean Harris, killer of Scarsdale diet doc Herman Tarnower, dies at 89  (Read 646 times)

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Re: Jean Harris, killer of Scarsdale diet doc Herman Tarnower, dies at 89
« Reply #1 on: December 31, 2012, 08:53:54 AM »
When I was an ADA we had a joke: What's the Tarnower diet? 4 ounces of lead. She had a pretty easy time in the joint. Lived in 'the cottage', taught her fellow inmates. But hey, she was a feminist icon, and a society babe. Why treat her like the murderess she was? [She got the minimum on the murder].  :shrug:
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Re: Jean Harris, killer of Scarsdale diet doc Herman Tarnower, dies at 89
« Reply #2 on: December 31, 2012, 09:32:55 AM »
My dad was a patient of Dr. Tarnower's for a time. He described him as superficially charming but arrogant. I also recall that he strongly suspected the doctor of having an affair with his assistant, based upon their office manner with each other, which my dad found a bit too (a-hem) "familiar". And he was angry when Ms. Harris took matters into her hands, if only because Tarnower was actually having some success in getting my old man to lose some weight.
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