Vital Signs January 2009 Frummie's Song By John Willson Frummie and his friends were beside themselves a few months ago over the nerve of Vanity Fair. It quoted them! And they were surprised that Vanity Fair was . . . unfair. “Out of context! Out of context!” To read the full article, please sign in or create a free account to view Chronicles content for 30 days. John Willson John Willson is professor emeritus of history at Hillsdale College.