Obama Tries to Set Record Straight in ’60 Mins’ Interview

President Obama illuminated his point-of-view on the nation’s stagnant economy and defended himself against accusations that he’s a “Socialist” bent on enacting programs of “income redistribution” in an interview Sunday night on “60 Minutes.” “You were really talking about– income inequality, which suggests redistribution of wealth,” CBS News correspondent Steve Kroft said to the President […]

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Barbara Walters to Interview Obamas Next Week

NEW YORK – ABC’s Barbara Walters will interview President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama at the White House for a network special to air the day after Thanksgiving. The veteran newswoman has interviewed every president since Richard Nixon. It will be her second time sitting down with the Obamas, not counting a presidential […]

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Was ’60 Minutes’ Right, Or Elitist, To Question Obama’s ‘View’ Visit?

You can count Joy Behar as being none too pleased with ‘60 Minutes‘ correspondent Steve Kroft questioning President Barack Obama about the appropriateness of appearing on ‘The View’ and other non-news programs. The morning after the ’60 Minutes’ sit-down aired, Joy lashed out at Kroft, saying, “I think it was rather elitist of [him] to […]

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Did Conan Fudge His Facts?

Last Sunday’s Conan O’Brien interview on ‘60 Minutes,’ the first time the comic has spoken since vacating his seat on the ‘Tonight Show’ last January, gave the CBS news magazine show a slight ratings boost and provided O’Brien the excuse to go on Twitter. (“Hey kids, check me out on ’60 Minutes’ tonight. Watch for […]

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