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60 Minutes Missed Opportunity

Bruce2142 Wrote: Jan 31, 2013 7:23 AM
When their news director, a liberat wimp, makes public statements that Obama should destroy the Republican party, what do you expect? Some friends of mine that immigrated from Russia, told me that this is exactly what happened there. All of the media was state run, except for Radio Free Europe. The dissenting newspapers and broadcast media were suppressed with the help of their "brethren."
JL36 Wrote: Jan 31, 2013 7:36 AM
Since they are witnessing the same thing here in the US, do they have any suggestions as to what we can do to avoid the repetition here?

In the days of the late Mike Wallace, "60 Minutes" was known for hard-hitting, aggressive journalism that asked the questions viewers wanted answered and held the powerful accountable.

The Jan. 27 program on which Steve Kroft interviewed President Obama (at his request, no less) and outgoing Secretary of State Hillary Clinton fell far short of that high standard. It was the kind of softball toss you might have expected if Oprah Winfrey or Barbara Walters had conducted the interview.

The president said of Clinton, "...a lot of the successes we've had internationally have been because of her hard work." Kroft should...