Posts Tagged: CBS

Mike Wallace interviewing people on ’60 Minutes’ was as interesting as those he interviewed

NEW CANAAN, Conn. – CBS News legend Mike Wallace, the “60 Minutes” pit-bull reporter whose probing, brazen style made his name synonymous with the tough interview – a style he practically invented for television more than half a century ago

Mike Wallace interviewing people on ’60 Minutes’ was as interesting as those he interviewed

NEW CANAAN, Conn. – CBS News legend Mike Wallace, the “60 Minutes” pit-bull reporter whose probing, brazen style made his name synonymous with the tough interview – a style he practically invented for television more than half a century ago

Legendary songwriter and rockabilly guitarist Billy Strange wrote for Presley, Sinatra

(NASHVILLE –  Billy Strange, a songwriter, guitarist and arranger who worked with Elvis Presley, Frank Sinatra and Nancy Sinatra, has died in Nashville at age 81.) At about the age of 16 he left school and took off across Texas

Legendary songwriter and rockabilly guitarist Billy Strange wrote for Presley, Sinatra

(NASHVILLE –  Billy Strange, a songwriter, guitarist and arranger who worked with Elvis Presley, Frank Sinatra and Nancy Sinatra, has died in Nashville at age 81.) At about the age of 16 he left school and took off across Texas

Dead at 55, Jack Idema ran rackets, including drugs and a torture chamber in Afghanistan

(Editor’s note: This is a bizarre story about a former Green Beret soldier and military opportunist who conned his way into the lives of some pretty serious people.) FAYETTEVILLE — Jonathan Keith “Jack” Idema, the con man extraordinaire from Fayetteville

Dead at 55, Jack Idema ran rackets, including drugs and a torture chamber in Afghanistan

(Editor’s note: This is a bizarre story about a former Green Beret soldier and military opportunist who conned his way into the lives of some pretty serious people.) FAYETTEVILLE — Jonathan Keith “Jack” Idema, the con man extraordinaire from Fayetteville

‘Danger, Will Robinson!’ – Dick Tufeld, who voiced Robot in ‘Lost in Space,’ dies at 85

(Editor’s note: Maybe it’s because the character Will Robinson and I were about the same age, but I always felt a little bit of love when Dick Tufeld’s Robot voice in “Lost in Space” said “Danger, Will Robinson!” STUDIO CITY,

‘Danger, Will Robinson!’ – Dick Tufeld, who voiced Robot in ‘Lost in Space,’ dies at 85

(Editor’s note: Maybe it’s because the character Will Robinson and I were about the same age, but I always felt a little bit of love when Dick Tufeld’s Robot voice in “Lost in Space” said “Danger, Will Robinson!” STUDIO CITY,

/ Punk

Cutting off family and friends, punk band singer Jennifer Anderson, 54, died alone

NEW YORK CITY – Jennifer R. Anderson, the svelte blond keyboardist and singer who performed under the name Jennifer Miro with the pioneering San Francisco punk band the Nuns, died Dec. 16 at Bellevue Hospital in New York. She was

/ Punk

Cutting off family and friends, punk band singer Jennifer Anderson, 54, died alone

NEW YORK CITY – Jennifer R. Anderson, the svelte blond keyboardist and singer who performed under the name Jennifer Miro with the pioneering San Francisco punk band the Nuns, died Dec. 16 at Bellevue Hospital in New York. She was