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: 
I think laughter may be a form of courage As humans we sometimes stand tall and look into the sun and laugh, and I think we are never more brave than when we do that.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 [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
There is a gentle absurdity about Washington, D.C., and it is easy to develop affection for the place, if you can forget that the consequences of what goes on there are real, whereas what goes on there may not be.More Linda Ellerbee quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Some of the qualities that go into making a good reporter - aggressiveness, a certain sneakiness, a secretive nature, nosiness, the ability to find out that which someone wants hidden, the inability to take 'no' with any sort of grace, a taste for gossip, rudeness, a fair disdain for what people will think of you and an occasional and calculated disregard for rules - are also qualities that go into making a very antisocial human being.More Linda Ellerbee quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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