Washed Up Journalists
Catching up with journalists who covered important stories that shaped careers and defined our lives.
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WUJ Podcast, Ep. 006: Hall of Fame Photojournalist Dave Hamer

On the trail for Charlie Starkweather with Dave Hamer

Episode Notes

Legendary photojournalist Dave Hamer joins Washed Up Journalists in Episode 006 to discuss the multi-state pursuit of American spree killer Charles Starkweather in the 1950s. Hamer also recounts his time working with a young Tom Brokaw, being one of the first American journalists on the ground in Vietnam, and the time he inadvertently led JFK's presidential motorcade to the airport.

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