I got back in the saddle for NBC and freelance-produced the breaking news for nearly a week. MSNBC and NBC Nightly News were anchored downtown near the crime scene. It's rarely ideal when the network anchors come visit your town.
The New Yorkers (and admittedly, this Texan) got hot. We brought the AC to the great outdoors.
"I'm sorry that you lost some of your police officers. Love, Palmer"
I'm so proud of the city of Dallas for rising up and enveloping our officers in love. I'm happy to teach the kids how grateful we are for the police who protect us every day.