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Scott Simon


Born
in Chicago, Illinois, The United States
March 16, 1952

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SCOTT SIMON is one of America's most admired writers and broadcasters, having reported from all over the world and from many wars. He is now the award-winning host of Weekend Edition Saturday. With over 4 million listeners it is the most-listened to news program on NPR. Simon has won a Peabody and an Emmy for his reporting and also has over 1.2 million followers on Twitter. ...more

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Home and Away: Memoir of a Fan

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“Race, blood, lineage, and nationality don't matter; they're just the way that small minds keep score. All that matters about blood is that it's warm and that it beats through a loving heart.”
Scott Simon, Baby, We Were Meant for Each Other: In Praise of Adoption

“There are times when the adoption process is exhausting and painful and makes you want to scream. But, I am told, so does childbirth.”
Scott Simon, Baby, We Were Meant for Each Other: In Praise of Adoption

“So: this is where we are going to become parents. You walk into the building as a couple, and leave a few minutes later as a family. You walk in recollecting long romantic dinners, nights at the theater, and care-free vacations. You leave worrying about where to get diapers, milk, and Cheerios.”
Scott Simon, Baby, We Were Meant for Each Other: In Praise of Adoption

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