Twitter reacts to death of veteran CBS anchor Mike Wallace

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CBS News reports that legendary 60 Minutes correspondent Mike Wallace has died

— Russell Berman (@russellberman) April 8, 2012

Legendary CBS anchor Mike Wallace has passed away today. The 93-year-old has battled health issues in recent years, however his cause of death has not yet been released.

Wallace was one of the original correspondents for CBS’ 60 Minutes which debuted in 1968.

Tough questions are being asked in Heaven today. RIP Mike Wallace

— Ann Curry (@AnnCurry) April 8, 2012

RIP Mike Wallace. Thanks for teaching the world to ask real questions.

— Scott Stratten (@unmarketing) April 8, 2012

RIP Mike Wallace. Your tenacity will be so missed.

— lisaling (@lisaling) April 8, 2012

Just heard of the passing of Mike Wallace. His stories on 60 Minutes were exceptional. A journalist many respected. Prayers to his family.

— Robin Roberts (@RobinRoberts) April 8, 2012

RIP Mike Wallace. Thanks for teaching the world to ask real questions.

— Scott Stratten (@unmarketing) April 8, 2012

RIP to Mike Wallace, one of the master storytellers of the 20th century. http://t.co/cM5WRkW0

— Richard Roeper (@richardroeper) April 8, 2012

On a day of re-birth…sad news. Mike Wallace of 60 Minutes fame has passed. Hopefully his legacy of asking tough questions lives on.

— Chris Cuomo (@ChrisCuomo) April 8, 2012

R.I.P. 60 Minutes newsman Mike Wallace, master of the ambush interview.

— Sean Geary Higgins (@SeanGHiggins) April 8, 2012

It's not a true tribute to Mike Wallace unless someone sends a camera crew to get turned back from his funeral. #RIP

— Dan McLaughlin (@baseballcrank) April 8, 2012

Sad to lose Mike Wallace. When I thanked him for journalism scholarship he sponsored at Yale, he invited me to NY for sandwiches & advice.

— Molly Ball (@mollyesque) April 8, 2012

Mike Wallace of CBS passes away. Our prayers are with his family. What a legend. I knew him in NYC, he was an amazing man. Brilliantly funny

— Andrew Zimmern (@andrewzimmern) April 8, 2012

REST IN PEACE MIKE WALLACE so great for so long at what he did

— Henry Winkler (@hwinkler4real) April 8, 2012

Mike Wallace was a dear & wonderful friend. Not just a great broadcaster, but a great guy. We will never see his likes again.

— Larry King (@kingsthings) April 8, 2012

RIP Mike Wallace, 93. (60 mins) he inspired many of us who interview people for a living. He was the best at it by far. Regards 2 his family

— Carson Daly (@CarsonDaly) April 8, 2012

Just heard of the passing of Mike Wallace. His stories on 60 Minutes were exceptional. A journalist many respected. Prayers to his family.

— Robin Roberts (@RobinRoberts) April 8, 2012

Thoughts are with my colleague Chris Wallace and his family today after the passing of his legendary father Mike.

— Clayton Morris (@ClaytonMorris) April 8, 2012

Chris Wallace: Barb and i send sympathy to u and family in the loss of your father a great pioneering journalist

— ChuckGrassley (@ChuckGrassley) April 8, 2012

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