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The Takeaway: Rooney Retires from 60 Minutes; Body’s ‘Microenvironment’ Can Halt or Encourage Cancer Cells

Posted on 10/3/2011 by |Brooklyn, NY | Comments

Bulletin TodayRooney’s Last Address: Andy Rooney, the notorious curmudgeon who has been working in television for more than six decades, delivered his final weekly broadcast on CBS’ ’60 Minutes’ yesterday night. Rooney, 92, has been with the news show for the past 33 years and delivered 1,097 commentaries—and he can’t imagine his life having gone any other way. “If I had my life to live over again, I’d be on television,” Rooney said in an interview with ’60 Minutes’ that aired just prior to his final address. …