Morley Safer

  • Blogs

    September 29, 2011

    Pop Rocks: Andy Rooney Is Retiring. You Won't Miss Him.

    If a crabby, unpleasant nonagenarian who ceased being relevant 20 years ago retires from broadcasting, does the collective sigh of relief make a sound? Andy Rooney will announce on Sunday's "60 Minutes" that it will be his last regular appearance on the newsmagazine. Rooney, 92, has been featured o ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 8, 2008

    60 Minutes Is Very Mean To A UH Alum

    It's not often a UH alum gets a big profile on 60 Minutes, unless it's Tom DeLay.But last night the venerable news magazine profiled Julian Schnabel, the artist/film director who was nominated for an Academy Award last year the The Diving Bell and the Butterfly.So how'd he come off?Pretty shitty, ac ... More >>

  • Culture

    November 10, 2005

    Dial Tone

    A septuagenarian creates evocative art from cast-off objects