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Larry King Set to Retire at Age 76

Posted on 07/1/2010 by |AARP Blog Author | Comments

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Larry King, of Larry King Live is going to shut down shop signaling an end of an era on cable news network CNN. For 25 years Larry King Live has been a venerable talk show, and even set a Guinness World Record for for having the longest-running show with the same host in the same time slot.
‘With this chapter closing, I’m looking forward to the future and what my next chapter will bring, but for now it’s time to hang up my nightly suspenders,’ King said to Bloomberg News recently.
Check out this link for pictures of Larry King throughout the years. He has certainly interviewed some influential people, everyone from heads of state, movie stars, rappers, musicians, folks in the news to the Jersey Shore kids. Which interview of his is most memorable to you?
Yet, the question that remains …Who will take Larry King’s place? What do you think?? I may have heard a rumor that Ryan Seacrest is interested..