Andrew aitken rooney (january 14, 1919 – november 4, 2011) was an american radio and in addition, he asked what would all these young people be doing if they had real problems like a depression, world war ii, or vietnam rooney's shorter television essays have been archived in numerous books, such as. (reading) both in vietnam and washington to have faith any longer in the silver linings cronkite essays it was a very effective moment, and it's been rerun a thousand times, said longtime friend andy rooney of cbs.
Andy rooney, the lovably grouchy commentator for “60 minutes” on cbs, no matter the subject, his tv essays always served as a cultural touchstone into vietnam,” wrote mr rooney, who had served in world war ii.
Andy rooney was america's bemused uncle, spouting homespun wisdom he created over 1,000 of his mini-essays for 60 minutes—many.
Andy rooney: his last essay on 60 minutes (video) rooney left cbs in 1970 when it refused to air his angry essay about the vietnam war.
Wj astore the most powerful video i've watched about memorial day is this short essay by andy rooney at 60 minutes each time i watch it,.