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Hi yes you may remember our next guest from his starring roles in first to Beethoven movies also the heartbreak kid and midnight and run as well.
He's an author and actor a comedian and a radio commentator who I heard this morning who has written many books including the best seller.
It would -- so nice he few words here.
After Israel does Charles Gordon author of brand new book just what I thought -- heard everything humorous observations on life in America Charles warranted.
Thank you -- make an opening statement oh really yeah I didn't realize when I commend that this is that the army's birthday.
That's right and it reminded me of a story years -- this is true story I was on Larry king and yes if -- been in the military.
And I deliberately ducked the question they asked me a second time and I would again -- evaded the question asked me a third time.
But I said I was in the navy he so why were you being so evasive but I said.
I wasn't on our side had half.
I left a lot of people move that was a joke and -- -- was our side.
You -- be careful what you hope so that's why -- new book is great I really I read about half of it last night he goes fast and what I like about it is you've got a great -- for the small detail yeah well you get from commentators -- -- -- I watch.
Television the news primarily and then the read the newspapers as some of the stuff in there.
-- -- -- and there was there was a study is what came to mind where they said.
Religious and they tell you how many times the average American blinks a year.
A civil order whether they do they crawl into bed with some other -- -- -- might -- -- within a couple of times a million up.
Or how it's more on CNN they had to crawl once is that Americans sad three times a month.
People pay to have -- sudden something -- -- believe it right.
In your book at one point you talk about how you -- -- -- be watching the late local news and they'll say.
Your -- your pajamas can actually kill you ship and then they've they they're only now -- if they keep putting this thing I think the trend among went to a source -- -- it is some anything that won't give -- cancer right.
You know just a shirt you know are we can't do it they'll wanna say about Roger Ailes who runs -- that -- -- -- -- eighteen years ago.
And they gave me a show on CNBC.
And then he left after I was served a few years and the -- -- the fox cable there's that word he uses.
One of my two closest friends in the media executive world.
And after he left.
Other people came in and one day I had an Amber's forgive me but to make the point I have to make you say it this way.
-- the highest rated show on the network and my guess -- Robert Kennedy junior when he was talking about General Electric polluting the Hudson River has river keepers wouldn't.
And how they did they were the biggest polluter of the Hudson I sit is that wonderful didn't come on a show that's owned.
A network owned by general I would that's a tribute to free speech in America and you can say these cities and and it's that was fired.
Just like that and then a week later because of phone calls and mail mostly people I got to do it.
They brought me back in the -- me a year and a half through Jack Welch was running G-8.
It was true and they paid millions of finds it that I wasn't saying it but that so you can't be careful don't tell the truth don't sending negative -- fox.
You know just the matter what you might know we -- we try to have all the sides as you know could you watch all the news Charles Prince got a great new book it's funny it's -- just when I thought I heard everything humorous observations on life in America.
You're looking for a book for the beach this is that.
Charles thank you thank you very much and.
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