"60 MINUTES" LISTINGS FOR SUNDAY, AUGUST 10, 2008
THE IAF - The Israeli air force - the best in the Middle East - has to prepare for anything says one of its officers, because if Israel loses just one war, it will cease to exist. Bob Simon reports. Michael Gavshon and Drew Magratten are the producers.
INSANITY ON DEATH ROW - The U.S. Constitution prohibits the execution of insane persons, but Gregory Thompson, whose lawyers say is mentally ill, may yet be put to death in a bizarre case that has been going on for over 20 years. Lara Logan reports. Tom Anderson is the producer.
THE ICAHN LIFT-- Carl Icahn's reputation for pumping up the value of companies has led to a phrase that describes that Midas touch: the "Icahn lift." Lesley Stahl profiles the billionaire investor. Karen Sughrue is the producer.