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On assignment for several years, Cooper had very slowly become desensitized to the violence he was witnessing around him; the horrors of the Rwandan genocide became trivial: "I would see a dozen bodies and think, you know, it's a dozen, it's not so bad."On the side of the road [Cooper] came across five bodies that had been in the sun for several days.The skin of a woman's hand was peeling off like a glove.
And so I feel very connected to him." Cooper's older brother, Carter Vanderbilt Cooper, died by suicide on July 22, 1988, at age 23, by jumping from the 14th-floor terrace of Vanderbilt's New York City penthouse apartment.
is an American journalist, television personality, and author.
He is the primary anchor of the CNN news show Anderson Cooper 360°. From September 2011 to May 2013, he also served as host of his own eponymous syndicated daytime talk show, Anderson Live.
"Loss is a theme that I think a lot about, and it's something in my work that I dwell on.
I think when you experience any kind of loss, especially the kind I did, you have questions about survival: Why do some people thrive in situations that others can't tolerate?