“60 MINUTES” LISTINGS FOR SUNDAY, AUGUST 12, 2012
TRAPPED IN UNEMPLOYMENT – As the number of Americans without work for a year or two rises into the millions, Scott Pelley reports on a program designed to help the long-term unemployed back into the workplace. Henry Schuster and Rachael Kun are the producers.
THE FLAVORISTS – Meet the scientists behind the real and artificial flavors that make foods and beverages so tasty. Morley Safer reports on this fascinating industry that food manufacturers’ depend on, but which critics say make some people dependent on less-than-healthy food choices. Ruth Streeter is the producer.
JOY IN THE CONGO – The Congo’s Kimbanguist Symphony Orchestra grew from one man’s dream to 200 musicians and vocalists providing joy to the bleak, mostly poor capital of Kinshasa. It’s now the only symphony orchestra in Central Africa, and the only all-black one in the world. Bob Simon reports. Clem Taylor and Magalie Laguerre are the producers.
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