Last lion’s last segment

Andy RooneyOne of the last lions at CBS news has faded from view from the network’s fabled news magazine 60 minutes.

Andy Rooney, 92, and his folksy and often curmudgeonly essays have been a staple of 60 Minutes since 1978. His essays about the foibles of daily life, politics and business have been described as both insightful and irritating.

How great was Kennedy's speech?

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John F. KennedyJohn F. Kennedy's inaugural speech set the tone for the idealism of the 1960s. It is considered one of the four best inagural speeches given from all 44 presidents.

It “set the standard by which presidential inaugurals have been judged in the modern era.” ~ William Safire, former New York Times columnist and Nixon speechwriter.

JFK speech still resounds

The Kennedy brothers Photo: Kennedy LibraryFifty years ago, Jan. 20, 1961, John F. Kennedy addressed the nation for the first time as president. Historians score it as one of the four best inaugural speech ever spoken.