"Well, there’s been extraordinary talent, let’s get real. I don’t want to start listing names because there’s too many that I would forget, but between Eddie Murphy and [Dana] Carvey and Mike Myers and Will Ferrell and so forth … I think Bill Hader probably did the best work anyone ever did on that show … It took him a little while to get going, but once he got going it was extraordinary."
John Kennedy’s lame back prevented him from roughhousing his children on impulse. But sometimes he would lie on the floor of the family living room and let John-John climb over him. When he was seated on the boat or even at his desk he would often find Caroline in his lap. That kind of affection was never overdone in public. But the love was there. The children knew it and felt it.