News Morley Safer Memorium 60 Minutes. Anyone watching?

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  1. JFK

    JFK Ask not what your country can do for you.

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    I'm gonna. Might be some combat footage when he was a war correspondent.
     
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    I'll be watching. I really enjoyed his reporting, he was a groundbreaking with the Vietnam war coverage.
     
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    is this a repeat?
     
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    They had the tribute last week. I just figured they'd talk about him some more tonight.
     
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    He was so charming and I had such a crush on him.Now we have Matt Lauer and the rest of the charmless boors.
     
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    JFK Ask not what your country can do for you.

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    All the old guys on 60 minutes are gone.
     
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    Daller Shit Mult Banned User

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    Now we are the old guys.
     
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    Morley just rocked it under-the-radar for his whole career.

    I love that.

    Underrated journalist, imo. :grad:
     
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    I remember when Safer and Slaughter took Hill 13 back in '69.
     
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    I used to love how many segments he (Morley) did involved him traveling to some "tiny little island" to show how much dough CBS could spend to send him to depict a far-flung Pacific or Caribbean place whose gubmint had recently (or perennially) been overthrown.

    RIP Mr Safer. For reals.

    Canadian guy...kills Draculas...gives the facts and NO fucks.
     
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    OH FUCK!
     
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    Yah, but consider the alternative....
     
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    JFK Ask not what your country can do for you.

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    Life without Andy Roony is empty.
     
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    Y'ever notice how it's all but IMPOSSIBLE to get through the day without yelling at the clouds?
     
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    Same special that aired last weekend? It was great.
     
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    No. fuck 60 minutes. and CBS
     
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    Haven't watched 60 min in 25 years, so no.
     
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    So well put, Scarlett! :toptip:
     
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    Good guy, even better reporter. R I P newsman