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Who knew Charlie Rose interviewing himself about

posted by Jason Kottke   Apr 21, 2008

Who knew Charlie Rose interviewing himself about technology could be so amusing? “Charlie Rose” by Samuel Beckett. Give it a bit to warm up. (via fimoculous)

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Video of Charlie Rose’s conversation with chef

posted by Jason Kottke   Mar 28, 2008

Video of Charlie Rose’s conversation with chef Thomas Keller the other night. Good stuff as always, although I’m disappointed about how completely he’s embraced the idea of the chef as empire-tender rather than as a person who cooks.

I realized the other day that I prefer eating at places where the person that owns the place is in the kitchen because no one else is going to care as much about your meal and experience as that person. Which doesn’t mean that you can’t find excellent food and experiences at Per Se or the diner around the corner, but the increasingly prevalent fine dining empires feel like, in the words of Bilbo Baggins, “too little butter spread over too much toast”. (via eater)

Video of a Charlie Rose interview with

posted by Jason Kottke   Sep 14, 2007

Video of a Charlie Rose interview with Pixar’s John Lasseter and Steve Jobs. This was about a year after Toy Story had been released and a few months before Apple bought Jobs’ NeXT.

Video of a recent interview of Al

posted by Jason Kottke   May 30, 2007

Video of a recent interview of Al Gore by Charlie Rose at the 92nd St. Y. 57 minutes.