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  • CBS’s Schieffer: Ted Kennedy ‘Was The Classic American Hero’

    09/01/2009 2:29:02 PM PDT · by pissant · 48 replies · 940+ views
    Newsbusters ^ | 8/31/09 | Kyle Dennan
    At the end of Sunday’s Face the Nation on CBS, host Bob Schieffer fondly remembered Ted Kennedy, exclaiming: "In a sense he was the classic American hero, the imperfect man who was sorely tested and yet in that testing found a way to overcome personal flaws and go on to accomplish great things." Schieffer began his commentary by noting how Kennedy: "...crashed and crashed again during the early turns of his life, but somehow he kept on going through the sorrows and tragedies over which he had no control and the self-destructiveness over which he did. And in the final...