It Just Wasn t Perfect for Me

Rick D'Amico enjoyed an impressive career in both radio and television broadcasting, spanning over fifty years in the industry.

Author: Rick D'Amico

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Rick D'Amico enjoyed an impressive career in both radio and television broadcasting, spanning over fifty years in the industry. Now, the Emmy Award-winning newscaster is here to provide readers with hilarious and insightful stories from behind the scenes. D'Amico invites readers into his expansive life story. With lightheartedness and an eye toward helping others understand what it takes to succeed in a sometimes ruthless industry, D'Amico opens up about his own fascinating-and sometimes unbelievable-experiences. Think you might have what it takes to be in broadcasting? It Just Wasn't Perfect for Me will help you figure that out. Get a glimpse into some of the most iconic moments in modern journalism, straight from a man who lived and breathed them. From D'Amico's time reporting live at the Los Angeles riots, to interviewing President Ronald Reagan, to his time reporting live from New York City and Ground Zero in the aftermath of September 11, 2001, you will get the rare experience of being immersed in these iconic broadcasting moments. Written with enlightening candor and refreshing humor, It Just Wasn't Perfect for Me will leave you viewing television newscasters in a whole new light.

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Only fancy me being pleased at him marrying Alice ! Why , it wasn ' t to please
myself that I introduced the child to him , but simply because , if he must have
another wife , it was certainly best for me to choose one whom I could manage .

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Arthur s Home Magazine

that drives falsehood away before it . I think theWasn't he good to you ? "
minister shouldn't have asked me , for it was “ Yes , good enough at times , ma'
am , and he was makin ' a wife turn witness against her own man . allays fond of
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Lippincott s Monthly Magazine

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just then . ” wanted ; but there was a gentleman - and here she Has he let you
understand that he has forsaken faltered more to whom she was under very great
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The Christian Union

I wasn't there more than about an hour . up . But she did look at me one time , and
said she wanted I talked most with the children , because they looked like me to
always try to do right , and never forget to say my they felt a good deal of liking ...

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He is the It was thus that Polly carried on the conbest fellow anywhere for
downright kindness . versation after thinking over the matter for a I mean to try
him . ... Here Polly wasn ' t quite ready with her “ I hope not . ... Of course he wants
me to ask the question . to say that I ' ll marry him right off the reel “ Just that , ”
said Polly .

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Harper s New Monthly Magazine

He wasn't ? Good gracious ! hallelujar “ Read it ! yes , of course I can . ” chorus !
and so forth . Now is not that splendid ? ” “ Oh ! you ... I supposed you couldn't ,
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The Boy s Own Paper

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of the most enlightened educa“ it really wasn't | Well , good night , Batchelor .

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Frank Leslie s Popular Monthly

To kill a woman is not nearly so great a speaking of something utterly foreign to
her own personal crime as to take away her good name -- and that was what
experience . “ It was not only that he believed me a bad you did by me ! " woman ,
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New Outlook

I thought it wasn't good his third son , who frankly replied : ERE , Peter . " ' cause it
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Less Black Than We re Painted

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Excuse yourself ! Then she was not good- poacher whom your father made his ...

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The Western Literary Messenger

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right there ten years ago this puff ... I knew the wolf . I thought it all over with me ,
when the mother wasn't a great way off , and wouldn't take ' Squire asked me ...

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American Motorcyclist

First and second gears come and go almost instantly, while the mid-range of third
sets me up for the righthander. ... It was great for gobbling interstate miles and
carrying loads of luggage on the few occasions that I did that each year. But it ...
And some mornings — when my horoscope wasn't quite right, or I had to run an
errand, or maybe it was just a little too sunny — I found a reason to drive the truck
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American Motorcyclist magazine, the official journal of the American Motorcyclist Associaton, tells the stories of the people who make motorcycling the sport that it is. It's available monthly to AMA members. Become a part of the largest, most diverse and most enthusiastic group of riders in the country by visiting our website or calling 800-AMA-JOIN.

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I KNEW I was just as wicked as I could be , and queens , and the Lord knows
what not , and the more I knew it the wickeder I was ... to mill and Sam down in
the woods . count three lies I had told in the same time , Ile ' s been strolling
round the fields a good and the way I ... a certain young gentleman to inform for
anybody , to - night . " me that I was one on more than one recent That touched
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Punch Or The London Charivari

When he was alive , me ' m , I always said you was too good for The last speech
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The Deseret Weekly

It would cost me $50 to fill the engagement, and that was all that I could accept. I
asked them to send the money to my home, for, do you know, I do not believe I
could have done my best with that ... "It was a remarkable regiment, wasn't it?

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The True History of a Little Ragamuffin By J G

And you ' spect I'm a - going to believe that , “ You only tell me how I can help you
, and you do yer ? ... ma'am , " said I , eagerly , and catching I was not much
surprised to hear my father hold of her speckled hand , so carried away was I say
this ... Still , you are a good boy for so kindly when he came back wid the empty
cup .

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All Hands

She was the perfect playmate Then became the perfect friend . She'd ask me ...
Sometimes I see the woman , that I know she is today ; but it's the little girl who
needed me , and I just can't turn away . And when ... But this was not to be .
Mother ...

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