(Photo by Kevin Mazur/Wire Image)WEST HOLLYWOOD, CA - FEBRUARY 26: TV personality Anderson Cooper arrives at the 2012 Vanity Fair Oscar Party hosted by Graydon Carter at Sunset Tower on February 26, 2012 in West Hollywood, California. Rodriguez/Getty Images)NEW YORK, NY - AUGUST 19: (EXCLUSIVE COVERAGE) Anderson Cooper visits Elvis Duran and Z100 morning show team at the Z100 Studios on August 19, 2011 in New York City.(Photo by Neilson Barnard/Getty Images for the Z100 Morning Show)INDIANAPOLIS, IN - MAY 28: Anderson Cooper, honorary marshall for the 95th running of Indianapolis 500 during the parade for the 100th Anniversary of the Indianapolis 500 on May 28, 2011 in the streets of Indianapolis, Indiana.(Photo by Kevin Mazur/Getty Images for J/P Haitian Relief Organization)NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 08: (EXCLUSIVE COVERAGE) (L-R) Anderson Cooper, Kathy Griffin and Gloria Steinem attend Kathy Griffin's Carnegie Hall Performance official after party hosted by Anderson Cooper at Trattoria Dell Arte Restaurant on November 8, 2013 in New York City.(Photo by Rob Kim/Getty Images)NEW YORK, NY - AUGUST 27: Television personality Anderson Cooper arrives to 'Late Show with David Letterman' at Ed Sullivan Theater on August 27, 2013 in New York City.My roots are in heritage, archaeology and community campaigning.
I even survived four years in the scientific civil service, driving up the quality of social science research.
"I understand why the show made the decision they did and this is a tough industry.
I think Billy Bush understands the industry." "I’m sure he'll bounce back in one way or another," he added.
Telling my team that they have no jobs any more was one of the most painful moments of my life – but we’ve all done well since.
I’ve had other tough times too, including bouts of depression and a mercifully short period of sleeping rough.