This week on "Sunday Morning" (Jan. 14)

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COVER STORY: Drawing the lines on gerrymandering
Mo Rocca reports on the story and debate surrounding the re-drawing of domestic bounds for narrow-minded gain.

       
ALMANAC:
“Elvis: Aloha From Hawaii”

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A bloody bedroom scene, one diorama in Frances Glessner Lee’s Nutshell Studies of Unexplained Death.

ART: Dollhouse crime scenes
Determining the means of death is never child’s play – even with these dollhouse-like training tools. Erin Moriarty reports on the perplexing dioramas of death combined by Frances Glessner Lee, a lady intrigued by unsolved murders, who fabricated tiny laboratories of debate investigation, now on display at the Smithsonian in Washington.

For some-more info:

  • “Murder Is Her Hobby: Frances Glessner Lee and the Nutshell Studies of Unexplained Death,” at the Renwick Gallery at the Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington, D.C. (through Jan 28)
  • The Nutshell Studies of Unexplained Death (brucegoldfarb.com)
  • brucegoldfarb.com
  • “Of Dolls and Murder” by Susan Marks (DVD)
  • View a trailer for Marks’ follow-up documentary, “Murder in a Nutshell: The Frances Glessner Lee Story”
  • “The Nutshell Studies of Unexplained Death” by Corinne May Botz (Monacelli Press), in Hardcover; Available around Amazon
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Actress Sharon Stone.

TELEVISION: Sharon Stone
Lee Cowan profiles the actress, who has bounced back from a near-fatal brain hemorrhage to star in a new HBO mini-series, “Mosaic.”

For some-more info:

  • “Mosaic” (HBO), premiering Jan 22
  • Get the “Mosaic” app for iPhone and Android smartphones
  • Follow @SharonStone on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram

      
PASSAGE:
TBD

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Just to the west of the International Date Line is Wake Atoll. 

ISLAND-HOPPING: Wake Island
The dawn’s earliest light — the first rays of object on U.S. dirt — gleam on Wake Island. Conor Knighton reports from the Pacific atoll where America’s day REALLY begins.

For some-more info:

  • U.S. Air Force Detachment 1, Wake Island

       
HARTMAN:
Martin Luther King Jr. Day

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Oprah Winfrey moderates a row deliberating the Time’s Up campaign, including (clockwise from top left) profession Nina Shaw, actresses Tracee Ellis-Ross and Reese Witherspoon, Lucasfilm boss Kathleen Kennedy, writer Shonda Rimes, and actresses America Ferrera and Natalie Portman.

#METOO:  Oprah Winfrey on the Time’s Up movement
Earlier this week Oprah Winfrey, a special contributing match for CBS’ “Sunday Morning,” moderated a row of Hollywood luminaries to plead the Time’s Up movement. She hosted a contention featuring actresses Reese Witherspoon, Natalie Portman, Tracee Ellis Ross and American Ferrera; Lucasfilm boss Kathleen Kennedy; “Scandal” writer Shonda Rhimes; and party profession Nina Shaw.

PREVIEW: Oprah Winfrey hosts row on impact of Time’s Up campaign
In this preview, Winfrey asks singer Reese Witherspoon about the energy of speaking out about passionate nuisance and abuse.

For some-more info:

  • timesupnow.com
  • Time’s Up Legal Defense Fund, at the National Women’s Law Center

      
COMMENTARY:
Noise!
Twenty years ago, Dawn Turner changed to a residence in the country. Now she’s back in the city, and has detected how disturbing sound can be. Is it misophonia (a brain curiosity that explains because some people have an impossibly heightened attraction to certain sounds)?

     
GIZMOS:
Call now!
Like many of us, Nancy Giles has a New Year’s fortitude to get in better figure … and has a closetful of practice gizmos hawked on TV to try to get her there. How useful are they? Well, they’re all packaged in the closet…

    
CALENDAR:
Week of Jan 15
“Sunday Morning” takes a demeanour at some important events of the week ahead. Jane Pauley reports.

    
NATURE:
TBD

 


WEB EXCLUSIVES:

Christmas Bird Count

Birders in Vermont take partial in the National Audubon Society’s annual Christmas Bird Count.

NATURE UP CLOSE: The Christmas Bird Count
Begun in 1900 by the National Audubon Society, the longest-running village scholarship plan in the U.S. conducts an annual census of bird species.


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