When for so long you can’t get a job for reasons that seem specious, you you finally do have it, you are constantly afraid of losing it.
Never refuse an assignment except when there is a conflict of interest, a potential of danger to you or your family, or you hold a strongly biased attitude about the subject under focus.
It had not occurred to me that marriage requires the same effort as a career. And unlike a career, marriage requires a joint effort.
The code of the road is, if there is anything to eat, eat; if there is a place to sit, sit; if there is a restroom, go.
Anyone who writes an autobiographical work at the age of 34 is, at best, presumptuous. It occurred to me that it was time to set the record straight.
Walking into a room filled with people you don’t know but who know you brings out your worst vulnerabilities.
One reason I left local news was that I was tired of the constant musical chairs among news directors.
The idea of stardom was difficult to grasp. It was like being schizophrenic; there was her, the woman on television, and the real me.
What is the value of sticking a microphone in a man’s face right after he has learned of his wife’s death?
Women didn’t want to watch other women on television because they were jealous of their husbands’ diverted attention.
The latest wrinkle is on wrinkles. There is a widespread belief that women can’t grow old in television news.
In every interview I have ever read or seen or taken part in, the final question in our future-oriented society is always, What next?
Our free enterprise system of disseminating information is collectively referred to as The Media. But there is no collective.
The minute viewers callin or write about your looks, they were not listening to what you were saying.
The bad news is that 50 people died in a hotel fire; the good news is that we got exclusive footage.
Although I was entirely relaxed on camera, if I had to stand up and say something to an assembled group of people, I was rendered all but inarticulate.
In interviews I gave early on in my career, I was quoted as saying it was possible to have it all: a dynamic job, marriage, and children. In some respects, I was a social adolescent.
When I was a little girl in the 1950s, it would not have been possible for me to say, I want to be an anchorwoman when I grow up.