Party fouls: Bright lights, li’l puppy

Jay McInerney, Finn, and Amanda Hearst (Credit: Patrick McMullan)
Jay McInerney, Finn, and Amanda Hearst (Credit: Patrick McMullan)

Brat pack” writer Jay McInerney may have lived hard and fast in the cocaine-fueled nights of 1980s New York, but time — and access to the Hearst fortune — has a way of softening one. Recently, at the eighth annual Hearst Castle Preservation Foundation Benefit Weekend at Hearst Castle, McInerney flashed puppy dog eyes between black-tie dinners and ironic rodeos.