Paul Newman's Potty Humor
STEVE INSKEEP, host:
Good morning, I'm Steve Inskeep. People remembering Paul Newman's today include a reporter who once worked for a Connecticut newspaper. The managing editor got a call from a man claiming to be Paul Newman. She hung up at first, thinking it was a prank. But Newman really had a story idea. To cover that story, reporter David Bowder(ph), went to Newman's home and happened by a bathroom. Every sheet of toilet paper had a famous actor's face and the words, Greetings from Robert Redford. You're listening to Morning Edition.
NPR transcripts are created on a rush deadline by Verb8tm, Inc., an NPR contractor, and produced using a proprietary transcription process developed with NPR. This text may not be in its final form and may be updated or revised in the future. Accuracy and availability may vary. The authoritative record of NPR’s programming is the audio record.