Quoted: Buzz Bissinger on his shopping addiction

March 27, 2013
NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 02: Buzz Bissinger attends a dinner and discussion hosted by The Norman Mailer Center at The Norman Mailer House on June 2, 2011 in New York City. (Photo by Eugene Gologursky/Getty Images for The Norman Mailer Center)
Buzz Bissinger. (Eugene Gologursky/Getty Images)

“I wasn’t mainlining heroin, just impossibly gorgeous leather jackets and coats and boots and gloves and evening jackets.”

– Buzz Bissinger on how he spent $587,412.97 on designer clothing in just three years. The bestselling author of “Friday Night Lights” and other sports and investigative stories confesses his shopping addiction — plus forays into homosexuality, S&M, leather and six-inch stilettos — in the April issue of GQ.

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