Six months ago, I stood at the crossroad of Life and Death, my doctors telling me that I could suddenly die from a heart attack if I didn't have open-heart surgery. I'm not alone. In the past few years, other well-known Americans have undergone this dramatic operation to save their lives.
"I realized there was really no alternative, if I wanted to live, I had to do this."
-- President Bill Clinton
"I would find myself busting into tears and sobbing uncontrollably."
-- David Letterman