Lynda Bekore: Don't Monday-Morning Quarterback the Shootout at Watertown, Mass.
Huffington Post - almost 4 years
When you produce radio talk shows, you sometimes come into contact with celebrities.
And when your host is a legendary name in American sports, especially football, the celebrities can range anywhere from sports to business to politics. But the most impressive celebrity by far, and the interview I felt most privileged and humbled to be part of, was when my show's host, Fran Tarkenton, sat down this week with his close, personal friend, Watertown Chief of Police Ed Deveau.
The Chief, as Fran kiddingly calls him, became a familiar figure on all the mainstream news shows in the wake of the shootout and capture of the Boston Marathon bombers. The national media asked the expected questions of the moment, the reporters following a pretty standard interview formula and not really paying attention to the answers unless something new unfolded.
But Fran, who's known the Chief for over 20 years, who has taken vacations with him, golfed all over the world with him, and shared ce
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