Just remembering some old and odd characters
May 13, 2023
Sometimes, I finish an interview thinking, "Now, that's a person I'd like to sit down and drink a beer with."
What's really uncharacteristic is thinking, "And I'll buy!"
I've been in this racket - reporter and columnist - for over 35 years at the Times-Region.
I've interviewed princes and paupers. doctors and deadbeats, chumps and champs, and countless thieves and rascals.
It's been a fun run.
I'm more comfortable with factory workers than millionaires.
Admittedly, I haven't interviewed too many of the latter, and none has ever treated me to lunch.
I interviewed countless politicians - loca...
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