“For 15 years it was my honor and pleasure to six next to him. He was one-of-a-kind, unique, original, the most fun you could ever have with a human being,” said Gifford. “He was a great friend to me until the day he died.”
Stewart praised King’s interviewing skills — “great, fair questions, invigorating” — and his friendship. “He was always there for me. Thank you for a life of interest, a depth of personality, real character.”
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