Most interviews of authors, actors and artists put the B in Boring.
Hunter S. Thompson did it right with Conan O’Brien, because he didn’t sit on Conan’s couch and blab about his latest book / movie / art project. No. That is standard and typical and such. You can’t get atypical results by doing typical things.
Here’s the interview segment.
Reformed journalist. Scribbler of speeches and whatnot. Wrote a thriller that was a finalist for some award.