So long, it's been good to know you. Charles Osgood gives a shout-out to The Weavers, as he confirmed today, the rumor that he w̶a̶s̶ ̶f̶o̶r̶c̶e̶d̶ ̶o̶u̶t̶ "decided to retire" at age 83, from CBS Sunday Morning. His last on-air hosting date is September 25, 2016. He's a class act. Mark your calendar. It is the end of an era.⭐
Charles Osgood announced his retirement from CBS Sunday Morning during this week's broadcast. "Some of you may have heard rumors lately that I won't be hosting these Sunday Morning broadcasts very much longer. Well, I'm here to tell you that the rumors...
Nathaniel Hawthorne (1804-1864) Iconic American author (The Scarlet Letter,”The Minister’s Black Veil”), and shy friend to Transcendentalists Ralph Waldo Emerson and Henry David Thoreau, author Herman Melville, and president Franklin Pierce who Hawthorne met at Bowdoin College.
Happiness in this world, when it comes, comes incidentally. Make it the object of pursuit, and it leads us a wild-goose chase, and is never attained. Follow some other object, and very possibly we may find that we have caught happiness without dreaming of it. Nathaniel Hawthorne (portrait by Charles Osgood, 1841)