During my recent paperback tour for In the Garden of Beasts, I had the honor of being interviewed on stage at the U.S. Holocaust Museum by the brilliant journalist, Jane Mayer, of The New Yorker. (Disclosure: Once upon a time we were colleagues at The Wall Street Journal.) At intervals during the interview, the museum showed photographs and film depicting 1930’s Berlin, including an amazing, if brief, clip that featured Martha Dodd, a key character in my book, and her friend and likely one-time lover, Ernst “Putzi” Hanfstaengl. Strange! If you go to the clip, be sure to watch Putzi’s eyes. Very telling, if you ask me (scroll to frame 1:18:09:19) http://resources.ushmm.org/film/display/detail.php?file_num=684