Saying Goodbye To Anthony Shadid

Westport native Tyler Hicks spoke eloquently at today’s memorial service for fellow New York Timesman Anthony Shadid, at the American University of Beirut.

Hicks — like Shadid, a Pulitzer Prize winner — was with the reporter when he died in Syria.

Click here for excerpts from the service.

Anthony Shadid (left) and Tyler Hicks, speaking at the Columbia Journalism School. Today, Tyler memorialized his late colleague. (Photo/

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