Larry King is a talk-show host who currently appears on Ora.Tv and Hulu hosting Larry King Now and PolitiKING with Larry King. He began his career on radio in Miami in the 1950s and became nationally known as the host of the Mutual Broadcasting System's overnight radio program The Larry King Show which launched in 1978. From 1985-2010, he hosted Larry King Live on CNN. During this podcast, Larry discusses his life and career and reveals that after a stroke in March, he considered suicide. "I thought I was just going to bite the bullet. I didn't want to live this way," Larry King told Frank Buckley Interviews."I didn't want to live dependent on others. I've had a full career. There is nothing I could add to it except just to do more. And I thought...I don't know how to commit suicide. How do you commit suicide?" Larry also talks about what inspired him to keep going and about who he looks forward to interviewing in the year ahead.
Cal looks back on what he learned from Big Questions last year as a way to improve in 2020. Clips include takeaways from: Simon Sinek, author of Start With Why Larry King, the CNN talk show host who celebrated his 86th birthday after overcoming severe health problems Amy Morin, best-selling author of 13 Things Mentally Strong People Don’t Do The takeaways are a great way for everyone to think about approaching the new year, and they also lead Cal to an unexpected place.
f you want an insight into the brain behind 60,000+ interviews, including seven US presidents, throughout his 62 years in the broadcasting business, you've come to the right place. Larry King is a confirmed legend and it is my honour to present him to you on Unstoppable. We dive into everything from Larry's interview toolbox, to his life story as well as his legacy. I will never forget this interview. Timestamps: 7:57 - The secret to great interviews 15:57 - One of the most important things in life 19:41 - The 4 things that makes Larry Unstoppable 26:03 - Why you should be vulnerable 33:40 - The foundation of interviewing
Cal sits with his pal after a party thrown by the Friars Club commemorated a birthday that many thought Larry might not be around to celebrate. For many months, Larry battled a series of major illnesses that nearly took his life. But Larry’s indomitable will kept him going. Now he’s out of the hospital, and working again. A look back at an extraordinary evening becomes Cal’s most memorable podcast.
The legendary Larry King joins the boys to talk about his beloved Brooklyn and Los Angeles Dodgers, who he says is the most exciting player and the best player he’s ever seen play, who he likes watching now, gives his thoughts on suspected steroid users in the Hall of Fame and shares his excitement over his son Chance being drafted by the Chicago White Sox.