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Tim Russert: A Different Type of American Royalty

Peter Sims | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Peter Sims

Tim will always set a great example for me. Today I feel jolted and numb with grief, already missing him more than I could have imagined. That legacy is the mark of a selfless person and leader.

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.

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.

Jason Linkins

Conservative Mag's Cover Says Russert Will 'Predict Our Next President' From Beyond The Grave

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Via Portfolio comes word of a print-media snafu reminiscent of last January's Parade cover story that was ten days off on the news of Benazir Bhutto's...

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...

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 ...

An Appreciation of Tim Russert

Charlie Rose | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Charlie Rose

2008-06-18-rosepull.jpg Tim Russert was a friend of this program and he was a friend of mine. Here he is in his own words.

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 ...

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...

Show A Little Faith, There's Magic In The Night

Huffington Post | Rachel Sklar | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

...or in a late Washington, D.C afternoon. That was when yesterday's memorial service for Tim Russert was held, a nationally-televised affair at the K...

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...