Bush spokesman Jim McGrath tweeted that former President George H.W. Bush was admitted to a Maine hospital for low blood pressure and fatigue. "The former president is awake and alert and not in any discomfort," he added. He's expected to be there for a few days. Bush turns 94 next week.
Fifty years ago Stanley's Kubrick's masterwork, "2001: A Space Odyssey," debuted, expanding the horizons of science fiction in cinema, and inspiring generations of moviemakers and moviegoers. Susan Spencer talks with Michael Benson, author of a new book about the making of the film, "Space Odyssey: Stanley Kubrick, Arthur C. Clarke and the Making of a […]
Fifty years ago saw the debut of a raucous TV comedy show with a frenetic pace, wild cast, and punchlines that pulled no punches. "Rowan and Martin's Laugh-In" was a cultural phenomenon, and a silly one at that. Correspondent Susan Spencer talks with comedian Lily Tomlin, who was launched to stardom for her memorable characters […]
It's been 50 years since "Mister Rogers' Neighborhood" first went on the air – a television program for young children that treated them with respect, and helped them understand a complicated, often challenging world. Faith Salie looks back on the exceptional Fred Rogers, talking with his family and collaborators, and with filmmaker Morgan Neville, director […]
"Sunday Morning" notes the passing this week of two American originals: Pulitzer Prize-winning novelist Philip Roth, author of "Goodbye, Columbus," "Portnoy's Complaint," and "The Plot Against America"; and pop artist Robert Indiana, renowned for his "Love" series of paintings and sculptures. Lee Cowan reports.