All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Andy Rooney’

Legendary ’60 Minutes’ commentator Andy Rooney Dies, Twitter Reacts

Today we learned of the loss of a beloved newsman, Andy Rooney. Rooney was probably best known for his weekly broadcast “A Few Minutes with Andy Rooney”, a part of the CBS News program 60 Minutes from 1978 to 2011. His final regular appearance on 60 Minutes aired October 2, 2011. He died almost exactly one month later, on November …

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Andy Rooney Disses Bill Gates, Don Draper Pitches Facebook Timeline & Amazon Unveils Kindle Fire & Silk

These are some interesting times we’re living in as highlighted (in very different ways by the Larry Page/Eric Schmidt and Thundercats videos below). There are so many things happening in technology and the with the Internet that Andy Rooney would have a field day with, but unfortunately his time with 60 Minutes is up. But that doesn’t mean we can’t …

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Andy Rooney Retiring: Here Are Some Greatest Hits

On Tuesday, CBS announced that the legendary Andy Rooney would be making his last regular appearance on 60 Minutes this upcoming Sunday. Rooney, who is now 92, has spent 33 years with the venerable newsmagazine. Rooney has held the time slot at the end of 60 Minutes since 1979. There, he has made a name for himself with his musings …

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