From Juneau to FOX Business
FBN’s Lori Rothman discusses her career in journalism.
- Duration 7:43
- Date Aug 17, 2012
FBN’s Lori Rothman discusses her career in journalism.
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No -- Barkley talked about Fox Business.
Part of that is more important for -- initial visit.
A -- Rothman good morning as roughly.
Look at you am so thrilled to be here this is not some but it -- yeah other nice things he said about -- mostly nice.
-- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- It's I hope you know I I'm completely flattered I hear about it your comments more than anybody else out there when you've mentioned my -- even when used to butcher my name so.
So at and -- it's awesome Harry -- so how do you feel yet and it's ought to know that could -- again.
Dressed up for you today.
I'm actually that's even more flattering I -- -- I have a little crush on taken -- it yet they -- very busy she does have a lot of time for me these days now.
I have a -- should mention -- -- larger grow up.
In -- glory hills California.
Which is a suburb of Los Angeles it's.
Craig dashing country near Calabasas it's actually kind of like the other side of the tracks.
But it's a great little town nestled in -- in the valley and my whole family still there my sisters that you hang out there and I like to say that I have two homes.
-- Westchester which is so great live now with my family and and a -- so it's nice -- Do you have children to US too little girl's five and three.
My five girls starting kindergarten in the fall so I can't believe it temple event and have babies and actually pretty relieved I don't have -- he synchronicity.
Getting more sleep then that I I had in a long time.
And it's it's really wonderful and really lucky -- this great job little dizzy and spinning the plates a lot.
Other working mom thing is you -- get all of the things you it's like what -- you wish for you know they're not kids and family wanna job in the middle -- two distinct types of what -- that's got to where I am right now.
'cause sometimes when people are on right to have her fired favorites on.
Their kids -- an ounce -- -- now now that I actually think long and hard about them.
Oregon -- cut kind Hawaii.
A wide range rate of interest from my childhood.
But I listen to my husband's.
Things that remind me of my job along the way getting to fox.
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Hello my -- search for I am a big bad private equity funds so that there there in the -- a lot -- for obvious reasons.
And you went to Europe saying yeah amateur Asian.
Additional what is.
So when you -- what you wanna do when -- -- to college and I you know what I've always loved writing and journalism.
I knew pretty early on that I I want it to be out there I wanted to see a country and and you know kinda taking gamble -- and see if I could.
You know get some traction in in broadcasting so I went to US CEOs they're in the early -- as their during the rights -- their during the Northridge earthquake.
And you know got a lot of sort of -- and in an intended experience but just kind of thrown into the mix of others this news events and then.
Went to Juneau Alaska for my for stop.
Which is into seeing.
That was the only city that hired me who -- -- -- adventures -- anything people say how did you go from Southern California all the way to Alaska and that's just how it worked out because as I said that -- the only town it was.
Interested in might my talents at the time so he's got -- stories with that -- like one man -- day there are three of us in the news department.
And that we had at the -- -- cam and seriously shotgun because it was -- -- selected six months in Juneau Alaska is my first happened television.
Cardinal Warren Rockland and lives on -- the Fox Business summer what time larger share on my it was a 1 PM eastern with a lovely and talented miss Melissa Francis -- -- -- like current she.
-- she's you know and knowingly Smart sometimes and Italian -- Enron shares similar show of -- of soldier Emerson I'm never know yes.
Atrocious to so she's hilarious actually I mean you -- will we should hate each other right two women anchoring a show accounting stories inherited children well only because she's ridiculously Smart I mean she asks.
All of these questions and then it's like might turn and then I turned to her and say.
You know which she sent step.
Yet spy but but she's it's it's been great and is seriously and I -- she -- -- shows every day it's it's a huge hugely impact.
I don't it's hard to go to shows and it allows temporary if -- -- or about oh which he read her book she let me read.
I didn't got got all behind the scenes and yet that's it wells are -- stuff going on there.
I don't have split -- let's talk too much about it but it's fascinating to hear about what's interesting thing about Melissa she actually grew up.
It very close by to where I grew up in Californian I had a very.
Sort of boring typical childhood and she had this like outrageous childhood being a child actor.
And slipping back and forth to auditions in school.
And I it's it's unbelievable how in in one way we had apparel life -- in a totally opposite wish more exciting adventurous life and managed it -- Harvard and then have this.
Awesome career and and -- -- privilege to be working with her and again I mean that seriously mean it's easier to just say like him on TV right now I have to I have to say nice things.
But the truth is it's it's like unbelievable everything that that she's accomplished and that you know we don't totally hate each other and actually laughing gossip.
You don't similar -- -- job well liked and it was like -- workable reform are wondering just camels -- -- -- Cotter.
Yet get he's elect the hospital but we loved him for for being that yeah trying to get him.
Actually while -- -- -- our solar shortened options and stock markets of life out.
-- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- -- I think stock market is up one -- Yeah you know why I think it's because Europe's on vacation.
We did hear from Merkel right saying you know kind of echoing Mario -- -- the ECB presidency and would do everything we can to save the Euro.
A couple of good economic indicators here in the US at the retail sales some people are optimistic on housing market so that might be doing.
Things that honestly I you know we're coming into the election its -- of the summer it's not a lot going on and I think the lack of news -- what's open markets sound.
-- -- -- -- -- to progress in a little better.
They've decided the Justice Department decided not to proceed it charges against.
Barney and to -- -- -- liberal side.
-- surprise yeah I you know I think we pretty much knew that going in to -- do you -- I don't know a whole lot about.
That story at the united that the big banks feel like it's one thing or another day after day after day whether it's JPMorgan Goldman Sachs and -- -- a whole wide range of stories that all of these.
You know implosion in in -- states and and it just issued entities right I feel like it's impossible to cover all of the units -- know what's going on in.
I mean if you were really going through with a fine tooth -- you would find something.
Wrong or something questionable with so many different aspects of those businesses.
When you're support -- name into a special prosecutor.
Do ties to -- these unsavory swords on wall -- -- brutal and Stuart Varney.
Absolutely none there is definitely something fishy going on there.
-- think well I would say I was -- coming up with these listed.
We're all -- -- friends through from Iran resumes.
Alliance and some of the -- -- -- Well I wanna support -- good sport unpalatable -- and thanks to Bernie because as chatting with him I read a couple weeks going Citi got to come on some really grateful for imitation.
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-- -- -- -- They twelve and a -- doesn't just say a delightful burning you do yes next thing on the redundant dating Anderson Cooper it's fabulous or -- delightful.
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