D.C. blogger and writer Carol Joynt’s got the scoop on Sarah Ferguson, Duchess of York, coming to town in late June. She even has memories of booking the Duchess for CNN’s Larry King in her producer days.
Way back, when I was a producer for Larry King, I booked the Duchess for an interview and was involved in her arrival at the studio, etc. She came bearing gifts for Larry, some of which she presented to him live on the air, including – I recall – some gooey caramel filled chocolates. Standing on the sidelines I randomly asked her PR whether she brought the gifts over from England. “No,” he said, “she just cleaned out the hotel mini-bar before coming over here.”
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