Morley Safer of 60 Minutes and “Tango Finlandia” Dies

Morley Safer, a CBS television correspondent who brought the horrors of the Vietnam War into the living rooms of America in the 1960s and was a mainstay of the network’s news-magazine “60 Minutes” for almost five decades, died on Thursday at his home in Manhattan. He was 84.

While more renown for his other more serious reporting,  he introduced    “Tango Finlandia” to the world in 1993 ( noting all those well known Finnish traits disappear on the dance floor.  His Tango piece has spawned academic research:

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