Jim Lehrer http://michiganradio.org en PBS's Jim Lehrer brings us back to his "bus crier" days http://michiganradio.org/post/pbss-jim-lehrer-brings-us-back-his-bus-crier-days <p>Jim Lehrer is best known for hosting the nightly news program <i>PBS NewsHour.</i></p><p>Lehrer has been with PBS since the early 1970s and helped develop the news program with Robert MacNeil in 1975.</p><p>But the man is also known as a <em><strong>bus enthusiast</strong></em>. Who knew?</p><p>He recently showed off his &quot;bus crier&quot; skills from his days as a ticket agent in the 1950s to ABC News:</p><p><img border="0" height="0" src="http://c.gigcount.com/wildfire/IMP/CXNID=2000002.11NXC/bT*xJmx*PTEzMTYxOTc4NTAxMjgmcHQ9MTMxNjE5ODk4NzU1MSZwPSZkPSZnPTImbz*yZjU3MWIzOGVhY2E*MzYwYjY4ZWZhZGY4/NTkxM2VhZSZvZj*w.gif" style="visibility:hidden;width:0px;height:0px;" width="0" /><object allowfullscreen="true" allownetworking="all" allowscriptaccess="always" data="http://cdnapi.kaltura.com/index.php/kwidget/wid/0_lpo4lf54/uiconf_id/5590821" height="221" id="kaltura_player_1316197849" name="kaltura_player_1316197849" type="application/x-shockwave-flash" width="392"><param name="allowScriptAccess" value="always" /><param name="allowNetworking" value="all" /><param name="allowFullScreen" value="true" /><param name="bgcolor" value="#000000" /><param name="movie" value="http://cdnapi.kaltura.com/index.php/kwidget/wid/0_lpo4lf54/uiconf_id/5590821" /><param name="flashVars" value="autoPlay=false&amp;screensLayer.startScreenOverId=startScreen&amp;screensLayer.startScreenId=startScreen" /><a href="http://corp.kaltura.com">video </a><a href="http://corp.kaltura.com">platform</a><a href="http://corp.kaltura.com/video_platform/video_management">video</a><a href="http://corp.kaltura.com/video_platform/video_management"> </a><a href="http://corp.kaltura.com/video_platform/video_management">management</a><a href="http://corp.kaltura.com/solutions/video_solution">video</a><a href="http://corp.kaltura.com/solutions/video_solution"> </a><a href="http://corp.kaltura.com/solutions/video_solution">solutions</a><a href="http://corp.kaltura.com/video_platform/video_publishing">video</a><a href="http://corp.kaltura.com/video_platform/video_publishing"> player</a></object></p><p>Good thing he&#39;s not a &quot;news crier.&quot; Fri, 16 Sep 2011 18:52:24 +0000 Mark Brush 4186 at http://michiganradio.org