Date: Tue October 30, 2012
Show: KIRO Radio at Night
David Boze filling in. Mark Lijek, a real-life survivor of the story Argo, which hits the theaters this week. Mark is one of six US diplomats who was being held during the 1979 Iran hostage crisis. Militants storm the U.S. embassy in Tehran on November 4, 1979 in retaliation for the country's support of the recently deposed Shah. Mark Lijek discussed what it was like being a hostage in Iran, talking with the CIA about getting out of Iran. Atlantic City Mayor Lorenzo Langford on Tuesday swung back at New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie's recent jabs suggesting the mayor failed to enforce state-issued evacuation orders ahead of Superstorm Sandy.
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