Scott Simon

From Manhattan's Ground Zero to the back streets of Sarajevo, Chicago, and Kabul, Scott Simon brings a well-traveled perspective to his role as Host of National Public Radio's Weekend Edition with Scott Simon. The program, which Jeff Yorke of The Washington Post has called, "the most literate, witty, moving, and just plain interesting news show on any dial," observed its fourteenth anniversary in November of 1999. [+]