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CBS News: 60 Minutes Presents: Gotti- The Story of John Gotti’s Crime Family From John Jr.

Source: CBS News: 60 Minutes Presents: Gotti- The Story of John Gotti’s Crime Family From John Jr. John Gotti, is not someone who I see as evil. At least not in the pure evil sense like an Adolph Hitler, or … Continue reading

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CBS News: 60 Minutes Presents Crime and Punishment: The Capture of James Whitey Bulger

Source: CBS News: 60 Minutes Presents Crime and Punishment: The Capture of James Whitey Bulger James Whitey Bulger To say that James Whitey Bulger is not your average criminal would be like saying that Larry Bird isn’t your average basketball … Continue reading

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CBS News: Baseball Great Yogi Berra Dead at 90: An icon of Sports and Quotes

Source: This piece was originally posted at The Daily Review I think it would be fairly easy just to write a piece about Yogi Berra featuring a lot of his great one-liners. But we’re talking about one of the top … Continue reading

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All Johnny Carson: TV Land Legends: 60 Minutes Mike Wallace Interviewing The King of Late Night Johnny Carson in 1979

Source: All Johnny Carson: TV Land Legends: 60 Minutes Mike Wallace Interviewing The King of Late Night Johnny Carson in 1979 The perfect interviewer Mike Wallace interviewing the perfect late show talk show host Johnny Carson in 1979. I can’t … Continue reading

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Public Resource: CBS News Longines Chronoscope: U.S. Senator Richard Russell in 1952

Public Resource: CBS News Longines Chronoscope: U.S. Senator Richard Russell in 1952 Senator Richard Russell, was one of the leading Dixiecrats in Congress for almost forty-years. He was the Chairman of Southern Caucus in Congress and led the opposition to … Continue reading

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CBS News: 60 Minutes: Lesley Stahl Interviews Jimmy Carter: The White House Diary

CBS News: 60 Minutes: Lesley Stahl Interviews Jimmy Carter: The White House Diary I mentioned this last week, but President Jimmy Carter was not a failed president and I laid out why I believe that. And of course we have … Continue reading

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KD: CBS News See it Now- U.S. Senate Joseph McCarthy Responds to Edward R. Murrow

For the life of me I wonder where Joe McCarthy got his information. Was it someone on his staff. Which is probably likely, but where would that person get their information. Or was it someone from an outside party outside … Continue reading

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CBS News: The Longines Chronoscope- U.S. Representative John F. Kennedy in 1952

John F. Kennedy, at this point was Representative John F. Kennedy who was completing his third and last term in the House of Representatives. And was running for Senate against a moderate-conservative Republican Senator Henry Cabot Lodge. Jack Kennedy, was … Continue reading

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Public Resource: Longines Chronoscope- Senator Joseph McCarthy (1952)

Source:Public Resource– U.S. Senator Joseph McCarthy (Republican, Wisconsin) on CBS News Longines Chronoscope, in 1952. “LONGINES CHRONOSCOPE WITH SEN. JOSEPH R. MC CARTHY – National Archives and Records Administration 1952-06-25 – ARC Identifier 95766 / Local Identifier LW-LW-114 – TELEVISION … Continue reading

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CBS News: Face The Nation- Fidel Castro in 1959

“Shortly after leading rebel forces in overthrowing Cuban dictator Fulgencio Batista, Fidel Castro appeared on the Jan. 11, 1959 edition of Face the Nation.” From CBS News This was just after the Castro Communists had taken power in Cuba in 1958, … Continue reading

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