Masters of Disaster

A Conversation with Chris Lehane '90 and Warren Olney '59

"A crisis, ultimately, is a challenge to whether people trust you or don’t trust you...When you find yourself in the hole, drop the shovel, stop digging, don’t bring in the back hoe. So many times it is the proverbial “not the crime but the cover up” that ultimately really get folks in trouble."

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Warren Olney '59 is an American broadcast journalist. He is the host and executive producer of the nationally syndicated Public Radio International program To the Point as well as the local affairs show Which Way, L.A.?, both of which originate at Santa Monica, California public radio station KCRW.