Release of his book:
"The American Dream: Stories From the Heart of Our Nation".
4 Print Biographies |
1 Portrayal |
3 Interviews |
19 Articles |
3 Magazine Cover Photos |
5' 11" (1.8 m)
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"What separated Ed Murrow from the rest of the pack was courage. I know what you're thinking. I've gotten in trouble before for using the word. Probably deserved it. Maybe I used it inappropriately. Maybe I'm a poor person to talk about it because I have little myself. But I want to hear the word. I want to hear it praised, and the men and women who have courage elevated." - Speaking at the ...
In 1991, his car was broken into. Instead of having the criminal arrested, he gave him a lecture on the choices he had made in life. They later met in Kuwait. The man, who was now an Apache pilot, thanked Rather for giving him the lecture and turning his life around.
Use of odd metaphors, or "Texanisms," when reporting the news