Thursday, May 5
Love The Kennedys And Nobody Gets Hurt
From legal threats to behind-the-scenes smear campaigns, my next guest says the Kennedy family will do whatever is necessary to shut down any media portrayal it objects to. Recent news that the History Channel – after spending $15 million on its production – abruptly spiked an eight-part mini-series about America’s most famous family struck a very familiar chord with our next guest. In an article for this month’s Boston Magazine, Richard Bradley describes what happened in the weeks after the press caught wind of his intention to write a book about his former George Magazine colleague, John F. Kennedy. Richard Bradley, who is now the editor and chief of Worth Magazine, joins us.