Boring facts:

Born and raised in San Jose, CA. Life began in 1955.

Journalism degree from San Jose State University (Go Spartans!)

Spent 25 years as a TV news anchor in Oregon, California, Colorado and Texas.

novels published in 2013. Third one is under construction.

Cool facts:

Once kicked out of a mob-connected casino for (allegedly) counting cards to win money at the blackjack table


Flew with the Air Force Thunderbirds only 100 feet off the floor of a valley in Colorado. Upside down!

Interviewed two U.S. Presidents (41 and 43) and a handful of wanna-bes.

Hung out and had drinks at home with author James Michener


Got defense attorney Johnny Cochran to admit on TV (after the fact) that he didn't believe O.J. Simpson was innocent.

Favorite fiction authors:

Dead: Steinbeck, Hemmingway, Westlake and Wodehouse


Living: Carl Hiaasen, Christopher Buckley, Christopher Moore and Nick Hornby


Non-boring details:

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