SOUTH VIETNAM. Saigon. May 8, 1973. Associated Press Photographer Nick Ut gets a kiss of congratulations from newswoman Edie Lederer after it was announced that Ut had won the 1973 Pulitzer Prize for spot news photography. The 22-year-old Vietnamese photographer won the prize for his picture of a young Vietnamese girl fleeing a napalm attack.
NYTimes to Viola Davis and Edie Falco:
You both had rough childhoods. Viola lived in extreme poverty, and Edie’s parents kept marrying and divorcing, lots of family instability. Why choose careers that put you right back in that place?
Black people rough childhood:
extreme poverty and racism
White people rough childhood:
my parents kept divorcing and remarrying.