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Tim Russert Death

WATCH: Tom Brokaw Chokes Up

Posted 05.31.2013 | Media

Almost five years later, Tim Russert's death is still hard for Tom Brokaw to talk about. The legendary NBC News journalist visited HuffPost Live Th...

Filling Russert's Void: The Need for American Trustees

Peter Sims | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Peter Sims

One way we can honor Tim Russert's life and impact, while beginning to fill the void he has left, is by reminding America's Trustees of the importance and magnitude of their societal roles.

Kurtz: Journalists Mourn Russert Out Of "Journalistic Insecurity"

Washington Post | Howard Kurtz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Scratch the surface of all those glittering tributes for Tim Russert and you might find an undercoating of journalistic insecurity. The NBC analyst w...

Maureen Orth Opens Up On Tim Russert's Death, Their Final Embrace: "I Just Had A Feeling" I'd Never See Him Again

People | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Leaving their hotel room in Italy ahead of his wife and son to go back to Washington, D.C., so he could tape that Sunday's Meet the Press, Tim Russert...

Tim Russert Wake Draws President Bush, Thousands Of Mourners

AP | Stephen Ohlemacher | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

WASHINGTON--Thousands of friends, colleagues and strangers joined President Bush and his wife, Laura, in paying respects on Tuesday to Tim Russert. S...

First Read: "What Would Russert Do?"

Huffington Post | Rachel Sklar | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Morning email blasts are hardly the stuff of throat-lumping sadness. Today, though, the usual missive in my inbox from NBC's First Read — long a...

Russert Watch 6-15-08: The Rest Is Silence

Todd Gitlin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Todd Gitlin

Meet the Press was really Meet Tim Russert, and it is hard to imagine anyone being as skilled a showman as Russert.

Quiet Speculation Begins About Who Will Replace Russert

New York Times | Bill Carter and Jacques Steinberg | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

The sudden death of Tim Russert has left the management of NBC News, for the moment at least, at a loss to contemplate how to replace him. Mr. Russer...

Barbara Walters Remembers Tim Russert: "The Country Will Be In Deep Mourning"

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Barbara Walters remembered Tim Russert this afternoon on MSNBC, telling Keith Olbermann that "the country will be in deep mourning" over Russert's dea...

The Happiest Guy At The Primary

Huffington Post | Rachel Sklar | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

I had grown to like and appreciate Russert during his appearances covering the election, on MSNBC 'til past midnight or grinning on Morning Joe, ushered in to the sounds of a Springsteen song, animated as anyone could ever be about a favorite subject.