Leslie Stahl. Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images
Wednesday, Jan. 13
Mike Wallace, Howard Stern–what’s the distinction? There was none. Certainly not. Not any longer. Everybody confesses everything now, with no subject is going of bounds as soon as the digital digital camera light continues on.
Fine, let’s back up for a second. In the|In the|Regarding the|From the nights Jan. 6, 60 Minutes correspondent Leslie Stahl paid guide, Reporting Live. Ms. Stahl just about told Ms. Sawyer that her devotion to big-time television journalism made her a bad spouse and mom. Ms. Sawyer talked about that she once saw Ms. Stahl crying in the phone within the White House press space. As well as on as well as on, la-di-da, such a thing to market a book, right?
The discussion sooner or later looked to Ms. Stahl’s spouse, Urban Cowboy screenwriter Aaron Latham, and how depressed he was for, oh, around three years within the 80’s. Ms. Stahl ended up being telling Ms. Sawyer about how her colleague Mike Wallace set her right, instructing her to make certain that she got some assistance on her spouse. As of this part of the 20/20 meeting, Ms. Sawyer and Ms. Stahl visited Mr. Wallace inside the workplace over at CBS. He was seated behind their desk, looking great as always. The women seemed frightened to stay his existence. Ms. Sawyer asked Mr. Wallace to recall the advice that is stern had directed at Ms. Stahl dozens of years back, and then he joyfully obliged, for the reason that million-dollar voice of his: “‘You’ve got to observe that he goes! ‘” Mr. Wallace stated, and therefore Mr. Latham get experience a psychiatrist. “And he did. ”
Then, there was clearly this nugget that is little of between Ms. Stahl and Mr. Wallace, with America paying attention in.
Mike Wallace: “Did he begin taking antidepressants? ”
Lesley Stahl: “Yes. ”
Mike Wallace: “And achieved it destroy your sex-life? ”
Lesley Stahl: “No. ” (right here, Ms. Stahl looked startled–but quickly recalling Mr. Wallace’s very own struggle with despair and employ of antidepressants, she fired right back. ) “Did it ruin yours? ”
Mike Wallace: “For a time that is long yes. ” (the person stated these terms by having a twinkle, in order that their meaning ended up being clear: Those intimate problems are typical in past times, as well as the old rascal has returned! )
To its credit, 20/20 provided Mr. Latham the final word on Mr. Wallace: “He’s a strange man, ” Mr. Latham stated. “But I owe a great deal to him. Lesley claims he can’t talk at her funeral. You just–you don’t know very well what he’s planning to state! ”
Tonight, Mr. Wallace, that octogenarian rogue, is expected to appear for the first of 60 Minutes II. (in addition, should not it be 60 Minutes 2? We’re lured to call it 60 Minutes the 2nd, provided those Roman numerals–but I guess CBS went with all the Roman numerals thinking they’re freakin’ claaaaaaaaaasssy. ) The producer that is executive of Minutes II stated the correspondents through the original 60 Minutes can do portions upgrading their Sunday sections. Mr. Wallace did the District Council 37 union scandal his last break, on Jan. 10, a whole tale we’ve had an adequate amount of right now, although it’s fascinating and all sorts of that. Fine, therefore tune in today to see just how Charlie Rose, Vicki Mabrey and Bob Simon perform following the ticking for the stopwatch. WCBS, 2, 9 P.M.
Thursday, Jan. 14
Marv Albert happens to be quietly building a comeback. First, by hosting MSG’s Sportsdesk system and from now on by being released having a Sportsdesk section, a showcased series called “The Peripheral Opponent, ” about nyc coaches and their relationship towards the town. Madison Square Garden, 32, 10:30 P.M.
Can’t scarcely Wait is billed as a car for Jennifer like Hewitt. Regrettably, it’s more of a car for a few guy known as Ethan Embry, whom plays the other whom thought he could never secure the lady, but … hey, you’ll have actually to cover to look at it. It is on pay-per-view. Time Warner Home Theater, 60, all day
Saturday, Jan. 16
Just what you’ll get on tonight’s free evening of this film Channel’s free week-end of films: My Best Friend’s Wedding (expertly shot, but requires some more laughs), the video game (maybe not bad, coulda been scarier, saw the closing coming about a half-hour ahead of time) and U-Turn (Oliver Stone’s grimy energetic B-movie, with Sean Penn goin’ peanuts). Pretty good! The film Channel, 49, 7 P.M. To 1:30 A.M.
Garth Ancier, previously president of activity at WB, is currently the administrator consultant in the section until their agreement runs out in… and he can pursue other jobs … like the one waiting for him at NBC february.
“It’s a situation that is rather awkward” he said.