"60 MINUTES" LISTINGS FOR SUNDAY, AUGUST 26, 2012
THE PLEDGE - Steve Kroft takes a look at Grover Norquist, the man many blame for holding up the deficit-reduction process because of the anti-tax pledges he has obtained from nearly all the Republican politicians in Washington. Frank Devine is the producer.
STEM CELL FRAUD - Stem cells still have not proven to be the panacea many claimed they could be, yet the Internet is alive with stem cells for sale to treat incurable illnesses. Scott Pelley reports on one man offering to treat cerebral palsy, while a respected stem cell researcher says he could be endangering patients. Oriana Zill and Michael Rey are the producers.
THE SPORT OF KINGS - Polo is one of the oldest organized sports in the world and its leading star, Ignacio "Nacho" Figueras, plays it with a style befitting his other role as the face of Ralph Lauren's iconic fashion brand, Polo. Lara Logan reports. Max McClellan is the producer.