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Mobituaries with Mo Rocca
Mobituaries with Mo Rocca
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“CBS Sunday Morning” correspondent Mo Rocca has always loved obituaries. Each episode of Mobituaries covers his favorite dearly departed people and things,... more

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Timothy Scott: Death of a Dancer

When Andrew Lloyd Webber’s original Broadway production of the musical Cats premiered in 1982, a young dancer named Timothy Scott... more

15 Feb 2023 · 49 minutes
Benedict Arnold: Before They Went Bad

Before his name became synonymous with treason, Benedict Arnold was a bonafide hero of the American Revolutionary War. At critical... more

08 Feb 2023 · 41 minutes
The Gros Michel: Death of a Banana

The banana we eat today is not the same kind our grandparents grew up eating. Today’s variety, called the Cavendish,... more

01 Feb 2023 · 40 minutes
Samantha Smith: Death of a Peacemaker

At one of the most dangerous moments in the Cold War, an ordinary 5th grade girl from Maine wrote to... more

25 Jan 2023 · 53 minutes
Second Place Finishers: Larry Doby, Judith Resnik & The Dave Clark Five

We love historical “Firsts” so much that we end up ignoring the people who come right after them. But without... more

18 Jan 2023 · 47 minutes
Fanny Brice: Death of the Original Funny Girl

Fans of Broadway and Barbra Streisand probably know the name Fanny Brice as the woman who refuses to let anyone... more

11 Jan 2023 · 47 minutes
Mobits Extra: Burrata and Anchovies with Major Garrett

Mo goes behind the scenes of season 3 of Mobituaries with the host of The Takeout, Major Garrett. They share... more

04 Jan 2023 · 46 minutes
Mobits Extra: Mo’s Mystery Bust

Mo’s deep appreciation for our less-remembered presidents led him to purchase a giant bust of Grover Cleveland, which has dominated... more

14 Dec 2022 · 24 minutes
Mobits Extra: Leslie Uggams & The Power of Love

Mo talks with Leslie Uggams, the award-winning and boundary-breaking entertainer. On the Mitch Miller Show, Uggams became the first Black woman to be... more

07 Dec 2022 · 10 minutes
Dragons: Death of the Fantastic

For thousands of years, people believed in dragons. They were considered part of zoology, no more mythical than horses or... more

30 Nov 2022 · 17 minutes
Mobituaries with Mo Rocca
Timothy Scott: Death of a Dancer
Mobituaries with Mo Rocca