sue simmons*Sue Simmons was crushed when she found out her days at NBC New York were over. She commented recently that the transition actually broke her heart.

“It wasn’t all of a sudden,” Simmons revealed. “I had an inkling, because there was a certain length of the contract. But somewhere along the line, there were mixed signals, and I didn’t think that it was going to end, and it did.”

It was probably about that time, Sue being 70 years old.

Sue also told Joy Behar, “I was ready to go. You get yourself geared up. Mama always said, ‘never stay too long at the party.'”

And too long she may have stayed.

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