What a thrill it was to have Mary Tyler Moore on Tagged. We were all a little nervous about having an American icon right there in our studio. Would she be friendly? Would she like us? I was of course thinking …would I mess up? When she walked in, there was this tension in the air and then her warmth and smile dispelled all our fears.

As I spoke to her about her new book, “Growing Up Again” I was struck by what an amazing storyteller she was. She had all of us laughing one minute and on the edge of our seats the next. She was open about her struggle with Diabetes and how it has affected her life. Reading the book gave me a great understanding of what people living with diabetes go through and after meeting her I realized that you truly hear her voice on every page.


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by on ‎04-25-2009 08:35 AM

Mary Tyler Moore has brought such joy to so many of us...As we call her"Mary" still lol when a show of hers pops up,if only for a few minutes...great memories..I hope she realizes how many people really adore her...V

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