Welcome Clint and Lisa:
We’re joined on the Starline by a best-selling author, award-winning journalist and a former Secret Service agent who served five US presidents. She know how to tell stories and he has a couple. Their book is “My Travels with Mrs. Kennedy”. We welcome Clint Hill and Lisa McCubbin Hill.
Friends, let’s go Beyond the Mic. Clint, first thank you for your 17 years of service for the United States Secret Service. How did an old steamer trunk restart the creative juices for this book?
Lisa, you’ve help capture a moment in history, a side that may not have been shared without your assistance. As Clint started to tell you the stories and you see the items from the trunk. You probably had plenty to choose from. Why did the stories you chose rise to the top?
Clint, as time continues on, what is your favorite memory of Mrs. Kennedy?
The Rockin’ 8:
It’s time for the Rockin’ 8, 8 random questions; answer with the first thing that comes to your mind. There is no Pressure. Since we have 2 guests we’ll alternate questions.
1. Clint, favorite place you ever traveled to with Mrs. Kennedy?
2. Lisa, most memorable place in the Middle East?
3. Clint, best place in the White House?
4. Lisa, favorite thing about Mike Rowe?
5. Clint, after retirement did you ever consider returning to the Secret Service?
6. Lisa, what sound relaxes you?
7. Clint, best thing about Lisa?
8. Lisa, best thing about Clint?
Clint, you used to send your mom a postcard from everywhere you visited on assignment, or are those postcards lost to time?
Lisa, which story was the one you were most surprised about?
One Big Question:
In these divisive times, what would Mrs. Kennedy say to bring people together again?
Where can people find the book?
Lisa loves the sound of water, Mrs Kennedy & Clint ate hash brownies and would return in a heartbeat back to the Secret Service even at the age of 90. We thank the authors of “My Travels with Mrs. Kennedy” We thank Clint Hill and Lisa McCubbin Hill for taking the time to talk with us today.
And that my friends is a Beyond the Mic Short Cut.
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