Dan Rather is the sage of Texas - Ink
InkDan Rather is the sage of TexasInkIt's always a rather strange and mystical thing what people are drawn to, but I think if anything—and I'm pausing because I don't want to seem self-serving—people were looking for a sane and steady voice. I want to emphasize that I don't always ...
Posted on 31 October 2017 | 1:14 pm
Geddy Lee Talks Rush Future Plans With Dan
JamBaseGeddy Lee Talks Rush Future Plans With Dan RatherJamBaseRush bassist Geddy Lee recently sat for his longest interview since the end of the band's 2015 tour, which is thought be the trio's last large-scale run. Geddy's chat for AXS TV's The Big Interview With Dan Rather touched upon many topics including Lee ...
Posted on 31 October 2017 | 8:02 am
A Star Is Born: Dan Rather turns 86 today -
Los Angeles TimesA Star Is Born: Dan Rather turns 86 todayLos Angeles TimesWhen you report something important for people to know that somebody, somewhere in power doesn't want them to know, you're going to pay a price for it. People will try to discredit you. Dan Rather, 2009. FROM THE ARCHIVES: Dan Rather, dogged plaintiff ...
Posted on 31 October 2017 | 7:01 am
Stelter Skips Dan Rather Fiasco in 22-Minute
NewsBusters (press release) (blog)Stelter Skips Dan Rather Fiasco in 22-Minute Interview on the History of '60 Minutes'NewsBusters (press release) (blog)CNN Reliable Sources host Brian Stelter routinely trashes President Trump for sticking to “his safe space” and doing interviews on Fox News. But on his show on Sunday, he provided the safest of spaces to 60 Minutes executive producer Jeff Fager. Both ...
Posted on 30 October 2017 | 8:00 pm
Life Advice From Dan Rather - Men's Journal
Men's JournalLife Advice From Dan RatherMen's JournalThe iconic newsman and author of the new book What Unites Us talks about digging ditches, staying humble, and his infamous Ratherisms. What's the best advice you've ever received? Professionally, the best advice was from Hugh Cunningham, who was ...
Posted on 30 October 2017 | 10:53 am
Cate Blanchett to receive British Film
The film is based on the true story of Mary Mapes, an award-winning CBS News journalist and Dan Rather’s 60 Minutes producer, and the risks she took to expose a controversial story on the then American President George W. Bush.
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 2:34 pm
Dan Rather 'suspicious' Trump, Fox faking
(Newsbusters) When it comes to fake news stories, if anyone’s an expert it’s Dan Rather … The disgraced former CBS News anchor has a new twist on the vast right-wing conspiracy. Instead of plotting against poor innocents like Bill and Hillary, those ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 12:01 pm
What Dan Rather gets wrong about
Here's longtime CBS News anchor Dan Rather writing on Wednesday about journalists' role in the wake of the latest incident of high-profile gun violence in Roanoke, Va.: There are some journalistic organizations that have done a remarkable job trying to ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 4:05 am
Dan Rather Suspects The Donald Trump-Fox
On Rachel Maddow's show last, Rather says he is "a little suspicious" about the highly televised fued between Donald Trump and Fox News, suggesting that Trump and Roger Ailes might have "gotten together" to gin up the conflict to make Trump look "independent.
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 3:54 am
When Dan Rather confronted politicians, it
In one of the more widely publicized moments of an already-ridiculous US presidential circus (I mean race), Republican hopeful Donald Trump had his security detail bounce Univision/Fusion anchor Jorge Ramos from a press conference in Iowa on Aug. 26.
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 1:52 am