On This Day: Newspaper Heiress Patty ...

On This Day: Newspaper Heiress Patty Hearst Is Kidnapped

There are 12 comments on the www.findingdulcinea.com story from Feb 4, 2009, titled On This Day: Newspaper Heiress Patty Hearst Is Kidnapped. In it, www.findingdulcinea.com reports that:

On Feb. 4, 1974, members of the Symbionese Liberation Army kidnapped Patricia Hearst, granddaughter of newspaper mogul William Randolph Hearst, beginning a nearly two-year dramatic saga that captivated the ...

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New York, NY

#1 Feb 4, 2009
I watched "Guerrilla: The Taking of Patty Hearst" and "The Weather Underground" on consecutive nights. That was a good week. What a crazy time in American history.

Portland, OR

#2 Feb 4, 2009
I wonder if Patty Hearst has been rehabilitated or if she still considers herself a "soldier of the people's army."

New York, NY

#3 Feb 4, 2009
Patty Hearst has such a crazy story. I'd like to read more about her.

Laramie, WY

#4 Feb 4, 2009
How could a person recover from something like that? It would require some serious therapy, I'm sure.

New York, NY

#5 Feb 4, 2009
Borneo wrote:
Patty Hearst has such a crazy story. I'd like to read more about her.
She wrote a book or at least authorized one. I read it a few years ago. I don't remember much, but I remember her being locked in a closet and that the SLA women were expected to sleep with pretty much any SLA man that tapped them.

Houston, TX

#6 Feb 4, 2009
i'm totally sympathetic, but boy would it be hard to be friends with a person after that. jeepers!

New York, NY

#7 Feb 5, 2009
Patty Hearst looks kind of cute in that pic, like in a "I eat baseball bats for lunch" sort of way.

New York, NY

#8 Feb 5, 2009
What a wonderfully weird story.
mushroom bagel

New York, NY

#9 Feb 12, 2009
Nell wrote:
What a wonderfully weird story.
I agree. I was trying to think up similar cases, in which a celebrity has been abducted and brainwashed by captors, and could not think of anything.
George Vreeland Hill

Henniker, NH

#10 May 31, 2009
Love Patty!
Power to the people!!

George Vreeland Hill
Comr Mark Anthony


#11 Jul 15, 2009
What are the FG up to let FG give ASUU what they need we are really tried of this strike.com r mark Anthony Student

New York, NY

#12 Jul 15, 2009
I'll never forget the incident mentioned in the article when the safe house went up in flames and they thought she was in it.

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