Answer: Which news anchor was known for saying “And that’s the way it is”?

The Question: Which news anchor was known for saying “And that’s the way it is”?

Diane Sawyer
Walter Cronkite
Barbara Walters
Lester Holt

In 1962, Walter Cronkite joined CBS as the main news anchor for “CBS Evening News.” At the end of every episode, for the 19 years he was on the show, he signed off with a signature phrase: “And that’s the way it is.” His last show aired in 1981 when he was 65, the age at which the network then required retirement.

The correct answer is Walter Cronkite.

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