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July 18th, 2016
TV writer Norman Lear: ‘All in the Family’ could not be on network TV today
Al Roker sits down with writer Norman Lear, one of the most influential people in television history. Over a pastrami sandwich at the famed Carnegie Deli in New York, Lear discusses his long career, things that are tearing our culture apart and why he believes there’s still a chance for a brighter future. On racial tensions, he says “I don’t think we’ve have the leadership that gets us into the proper conversations.” (Run time: 4:38)