It really isn’t surprising to learn that Kennedy would talk about the latest Chappaquiddick jokes. I mean, this is a man who drove a car into the water and left a girl to die, but who later went on to name his dog “Splash” and write a book called “Back on Track.” It’s almost as if he was rubbing the event in the nose of America so they couldn’t effectively return the favor.
Guest Host Katty Kay, on WAMU-FM/NPR’s “The Diane Rehm Show,” talks with Ed Klein, former foreign editor of Newsweek and former editor-in-chief of The New York Times Magazine, about his close friendship with Ted Kennedy.
So Ed, how was Ted Kennedy’s sense of humor?
Too bad they don’t let Klein deliver the eulogy tomorrow.
And in a prison somewhere, O.J. Simpson is probably telling Ginsu jokes.