Schieffer started as a small-town Texas journalist and has become one of the most respected and well-liked journalists in the business. Along the way, he has accumulated lots of stories.
Now, he has put many of those stories - the stories he tells his friends - into a book. "This Just In: What I Couldn't Tell You On TV" is the story of Bob Schieffer's career.
He visits The Early Show on Friday to share a few of his stories and what he learned in the process.
Click here to read a synopsis from the book.