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Dan Rather, anchor of HDNet’s "Dan Rather Reports"

Last book I bought:
“The Old Man and the Sea,” Ernest Hemingway (for my grandson)
“The Looming Tower: Al-Qaeda and the Road to 9/11,” Lawrence Wright (for me)

Book I’m reading:
The Bible

Three books that mean a lot to me:
“The Iliad,” Homer
“The Red Badge of Courage,” Stephen Crane
The Bible

Last film I saw:
“Flags of Our Fathers,” directed by Clint Eastwood

Three films that mean a lot to me:
“Citizen Kane,” directed by Orson Welles
“The Last Picture Show,” directed by Peter Bogdanovich
“Lawrence of Arabia,” directed by David Lean (tied with “Gunga Din,” directed by George Stevens)

Last CD I bought:
“Spirit,” Willie Nelson

Song currently playing:
“Whispering Hope,” Willie Nelson

Three songs that mean a lot to me:
“America the Beautiful,” “The Mariner’s Hymn” and “Silent Night”

Favorite bottle of wine:
Oxford (Napa Valley) (any vintage)

Favorite charity:
Police Athletic League (NYC)

Favorite vice:
Chocolate

Five people I’d like to see answer this survey:
Mark Cuban, Senator (ret.) John Edwards, George Clooney, Rev. Billy Graham, Beyonce

Whose life you’d like to have (among persons living or dead):
Edward R. Murrow

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