Why Tavis Smiley Considers Himself To Be A Successful Failure
Tavis Smiley needs no introduction. He’s known to most Americans as the host of popular radio and television shows and the author of a slew of best-selling books. But by his own account, he has been an abysmal failure, which is why his latest book, published this month, is called “Fail Up.” The Atlanta Post caught up with Smiley in New York City to ask him what “failing up” means — and why he refuses to cut President Obama some slack.
Check back for part two of our interview with Tavis Smiley.