King responded to the question by saying: '"Despise" is a strong word.
In 1981, she was hired as a news anchor for WFSB in Hartford, Connecticut, where she worked for 18 years. In 1991, King briefly cohosted an NBC daytime talk show with Robin Wagner called Cover to Cover which was cancelled after 13 weeks.
Jerry Falwell married the former Macel Pate on April 12, 1958. (a lawyer and current chancellor of Liberty University) and Jonathan (senior pastor at Thomas Road Baptist Church) and a daughter Jeannie (a surgeon).
He graduated from Brookville High School in Lynchburg, and from the then-unaccredited Baptist Bible College in Springfield, Missouri in 1956.
When Falwell died, his son Jonathan became heir to his father's ministry, and took over as the senior pastor of the church. and the racial desegregation of public school systems by the U. By 1974, the Internal Revenue Service moved to revoke the tax-exempt status of Bob Jones University, which forbade interracial dating (blacks had been denied entry until 1971). "In some states it's easier to open a massage parlor than to open a Christian school", Falwell complained.
During the 1950s and 1960s, Falwell spoke and campaigned against the U. What brought Falwell and other white evangelicals into common cause with political conservatives was a ruling issued in 1978 by the IRS.