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This edition: Jimmy Breslin: A Life

Episode Details

Original tape date: March 22, 2017.

First aired: March 29, 2017.

Jimmy Breslin was proud to call himself a newspaperman; working the phones and getting out in the streets to find the stories that no one else was even looking for. Hard work and his passion for the common man defined Jimmy's DNA.

New York Times writer Sam Roberts was a close friend of Jimmy's. He shared his tales from the newsroom and the barroom with Tony as the two commemorate the life that was Jimmy Breslin.

Guest List

Sam Roberts Reporter, The New York Times

  • David Margolick - The Promise and the Dream
  • Wednesday, September 26 - 9:30am, 4:30pm
  • Wednesday, October 3 - 8:30pm
  • Saturday, October 6 - 7:30pm
  • Sunday, October 7 - 10:00am
  • Wednesday, October 10 - 9:30am, 4:30pm
  • Michael Kimmelman
  • Wednesday, September 26 - 8:30pm
  • Saturday, September 29 - 7:30pm
  • Sunday, September 30 - 10:00am
  • Wednesday, October 3 - 9:30am, 4:30pm
  • Wednesday, October 10 - 8:30pm
  • Saturday, October 13 - 7:30pm
  • Sunday, October 14 - 10:00am
  • Wednesday, October 17 - 9:30am, 4:30pm
  • Ron Gonen
  • Wednesday, October 17 - 8:30pm
  • Saturday, October 20 - 7:30pm
  • Sunday, October 21 - 10:00am
  • Wednesday, October 24 - 9:30am, 4:30pm
  • Mark Polizzotti
  • Wednesday, October 24 - 8:30pm
  • David Margolick - The Promise and the Dream
  • Wednesday, September 19 - 8:30pm
  • Saturday, September 22 - 7:30pm
  • Sunday, September 23 - 10:00am
  • Kelly Hall-Tompkins
  • Wednesday, September 12 - 8:30pm
  • Saturday, September 15 - 7:30pm
  • Sunday, September 16 - 10:00am
  • Wednesday, September 19 - 9:30am, 4:30pm
  • Ed Sorel
  • Wednesday, September 5 - 8:30pm
  • Saturday, September 8 - 7:30pm
  • Sunday, September 9 - 10:00am
  • Wednesday, September 12 - 9:30am, 4:30pm
  • Arnie and Sheila Wexler
  • Wednesday, August 29 - 8:30pm
  • Saturday, September 1 - 7:30pm
  • Sunday, September 2 - 10:00am
  • Wednesday, September 5 - 9:30am, 4:30pm
  • Marc Ganis
  • Sunday, August 26 - 10:00am
  • Wednesday, August 29 - 9:30am, 4:30pm