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Television Sat Dec 19 2009

Phil Rosenthal Will Be on CNN Sunday Morning

Phil Rosenthal will be on CNN tomorrow morning. What's amusing is his announcement in his column: "This columnist is scheduled to be a guest on Sunday's edition of CNN's 'Reliable Sources.' Look for me -- or avoid me, completely your call -- between 9:30 a.m. and 10 a.m., barring something unexpected."

I've run into him a few times, and one time he didn't recognize me and wasn't the friendliest person on earth. I sent him a message, letting him know that it was me who he saw, and he sent a very nice response, apologizing for the indifference. So when I read that self-deprecating announcement about his appearance on CNN, I thought it seemed consistent with what I've encountered, ie, he's a nice guy who is probably pleased to be on TV but isn't all arrogant about it. So I'm going to tune in and offer my anonymous support.

 
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Phil Rosenthal / December 19, 2009 10:45 PM

Thanks. I really was/am sorry about not recognizing you that time.

I appreciate you not holding it against me.

margaret / December 20, 2009 7:58 PM

Ha ha--I'm not petty; too many other things to think about. You're also part of the "nice people I've met in the media" list, which is why you'll get mentioned here whenever.

I saw you today and that was the first time I'd watched that show--it was a good show so I'll probably watch again.

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