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Tim Russert Died

When We Grow Up, Can We Be Tim Russert?

Mike Ragogna | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Mike Ragogna

Tim Russert had virtually anything in the universe to write about for his book, but he chose the bond between fathers and sons and his love for his family as his template.

Tony, Tim and Tradition

Bob Franken | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Bob Franken

Both Snow and Russert were champions of the honorable disagreement, where skeptical reporters and passionate advocates could hash out the best solutions to society's problems through intense debate.

Tim Russert's Wikipedia Updater Fired By NBC-Affiliate-Contracted Web Firm For Reporting His Death Too Early

Silicon Alley Insider | Henry Blodget | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

The news appeared on Wikipedia 40 minutes before the NBC report, with all of the verbs in Tim's entry changed from present tense to past. It appeared ...

Jason Linkins

Tom Brokaw Hosts Special Meet The Press, Honors Russert With Empty Chair, Video Montage (VIDEO)

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

This morning, NBC News opened its iconic Meet The Press show with a moment of silence and with the set dressed in what amounts to a "missing man" form...

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...

Betsy Fischer At Tim Russert's Memorial Service (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Betsy Fischer spoke at Tim Russert's memorial service Wednesday afternoon at the Kennedy Center. Watch the speech below (transcript below): Watch ...

Tim Russert Funeral Photos

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Tim Russert's funeral was held Wednesday morning at Holy Trinity Church in Washington, D.C. Below are selected photos from the occasion, which was cl...

Doris Kearns Goodwin At Tim Russert's Memorial (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Doris Kearns Goodwin spoke at Tim Russert's memorial service Wednesday afternoon at the Kennedy Center. Watch the speech below (transcript below): ...

Mario Cuomo At Tim Russert's Memorial (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Mario Cuomo spoke at Tim Russert's memorial service Wednesday afternoon at the Kennedy Center. Watch the speech below (transcript below): Watch To...

Bruce Springsteen At Tim Russert's Memorial (VIDEO): Musician Makes Surprise Appearance

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Bruce Springsteen gave a surprise appearance at the end of Tim Russert's memorial service, singing Thunder Road via satellite from Europe. Russert wa...

Brian Williams At Tim Russert Memorial (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Brian Williams spoke at Tim Russert's memorial service Wednesday afternoon at the Kennedy Center. Watch the speech below (transcript below): Watch...

Al Hunt At Tim Russert's Memorial Service (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Al Hunt spoke at Tim Russert's memorial service Wednesday afternoon at the Kennedy Center. Watch the speech below (transcript below): Watch Tom Br...

Tim Russert Funeral: Washington Elite Pays Tribute

AP | STEPHEN OHLEMACHER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

WASHINGTON — The crowd at Tim Russert's funeral Wednesday would have made a great panel on his Sunday morning news show. The two men vying to b...

Luke Russert At Tim Russert's Memorial (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Luke Russert spoke at Tim Russert's memorial service Wednesday afternoon at the Kennedy Center. Watch the speech below (transcript below): Watch T...

Sister Lucille At Tim Russert's Memorial (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Sister Lucille spoke at Tim Russert's memorial service Wednesday afternoon at the Kennedy Center. Watch the speech below (transcript below): Watch...

Tim Russert Memorial Videos

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Tim Russert's memorial service was held today at the Kennedy Center in Washington. Watch videos of the various moving speeches delivered by clicking ...

Tim Russert Memorial: Friends, Family Remember Newsman

Huffington Post | Danny Shea | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

***SCROLL DOWN FOR ALL VIDEOS*** After a private funeral Wednesday morning, friends and family remembered Tim Russert at a televised memorial service...

Mike Barnicle At Tim Russert Memorial (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Mike Barnicle spoke at Tim Russert's memorial service Wednesday afternoon at the Kennedy Center. Watch the speech below (transcript below): Watch ...

Tom Brokaw At Tim Russert's Memorial Service (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Tom Brokaw spoke at Tim Russert's memorial service Wednesday afternoon at the Kennedy Center. Watch the speech below (transcript below): Watch Al ...

Maria Shriver At Tim Russert Memorial (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Maria Shriver spoke at Tim Russert's memorial service Wednesday afternoon at the Kennedy Center. Watch the speech below (transcript below): Watch ...

Two Cheers for Tim Russert

Reese Schonfeld | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Reese Schonfeld

I shook hands with Tim Russert was back in 1984. His whole career had been spent advising and spinning for politicians: not the best credentials for a journalist. But he did much to dispel my doubts.

Tim Russert's Italy Family Photo: Inside His Last Vacation

People | Silvia Sansoni | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Tim Russert's sudden death came as a shock to friends worldwide - none more than Cardinal John Patrick Foley, who spent time with him during the 58-ye...

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...

Dear Tim Russert: You Had Me at a Scribble

Stacie Krajchir | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Stacie Krajchir

Tim Russert made the political game accessible to the masses and made many of us want to be involved and participate in the process.

Lesley Stahl Replaces Grieving Brian Williams As Peabodys Host, Remembers Tim Russert In Opening Speech

Huffington Post | Danny Shea | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

CBS' Lesley Stahl was a last-minute replacement for NBC's Brian Williams as the host of the 67th Annual George Foster Peabody Awards ceremony at New Y...