A Nervous Steve Jobs: First TV Interview Prep with Nightline
Steve Jobs is away on medical leave from Apple, but he’s still actively involved with decisions from home. On stage, the Apple CEO is calm as a cucumber. Rarely does he show signs of nervousness–until now.
Flash back to 1978, and we have a young 23 year old Steve Jobs getting prepped for his first TV interview, with Nightline. The video was uploaded from an old VHS recording via YouTube user radi0chik. Listen closely as he is amazed when he first seems himself on television. Also, he asks where the restroom is as he’s “ready to throw up at any moment”. This is pure gold: