60 Minutes was absolutely great tonight. All three stories in fact. The best of them all was a story about international thrill-seekers who glide off of Norwegian Mountain in “flying suits”. Yes. It sounds strange, but it was exhilarating to watch.
I’ve gone bungee jumping many times. I’ve jumped off high points on a bicycle. And, I’ve tried a few dare devil acts on a surf board. But I’ve never had the rush of excitement that a “flying suit” would surely provide. See for yourself.
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This was classic Obama. He was respectful, thoughtful, and he was more than willing to remind the reporter what he was handed by his predecessor, what the situation was like on his first day, and how his programs have saved the economy from falling off a cliff. Great interview.