How a painting helped Gianluigi Buffon cope with depression

(CNN)One of the perks of being a news anchor is the unexpected conversations you have with fascinating people in unique circumstances. But every now and then, you find yourself in a situation that’s truly unforgettable. Buffon and his love for Borussia Mönchengladbach Ever the gentleman, Buffon is more than happy to oblige the barrage of selfie requests. From the corner of my eye, I can see a pair of young girls standing in the corner debating whether or not they should approach as Buffon wraps up his assessment of Gustav Courbet’s “The Painter’s Studio.” I signal to them to head over and they shyly approach. “Where are you from?” Buffon asks as he bends down to fit into the Instagram …