Die Asche von Truman Capote wird versteigert, Startpreis grade mal 2000 Dollar. In cold blood, pretty much. Truman Capote is to have a final, macabre whirl of celebrity by having his ashes auctioned off in Los Angeles – starting price $2,000. The remains, contained in a carved Japanese box, will go on the block in September, 32 years after Capote’s death. Whether the author of In Cold… Gib mir den Rest, Baby!