Linda Ellerbee

Linda Ellerbee

Linda Ellerbee (born Linda Jane Smith in Bryan, Texas, USA, August 15, 1944) is an outspoken journalist who is most famously known for several jobs at NBC News, including Washington (DC) correspondent, and reporter and co-anchor of NBC News Overnight. She has also served as a reporter for the morning television programs The Today Show and Good Morning America. More recently she has been hosting Nick News, a "kid's issues" television program on Nickelodeon.Ellerbee had become overweight in the 1980s, and lost over 50 pounds (23 kg) in the mid-1990s in a highly-publicized eating regimen. She also survived breast cancer around the same time.Her autobiography, And So It Goes, was published in 1986. She revealed that she had had an abortion. She is currently planning to release a new book.Source: 
'These boat people,' says the government of Hong Kong, 'they all want to go to America.' Well, I swear I don't know why, do you? I mean, take Vietnam. Why would any Vietnamese come to America after what American did to Vietnam? Don't they remember My Lai, napalm, Sylvester Stallone?More Linda Ellerbee quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Just because it's a rat race doesn't mean it's okay to be a rat.More Linda Ellerbee quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
When the anchorman is wearing a colonel's uniform, it tells you something.More Linda Ellerbee quotes [09/10/2011 04:09:06]
The new national campfire - radio.More Linda Ellerbee quotes [09/10/2011 04:09:53]
I have always felt that laughter in the face of reality is probably the finest sound there is and will last until the day when the game is called on account of darkness. In this world, a good time to laugh is any time you can.More Linda Ellerbee quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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