- CBS Correspondent Bob Simon died Wednesday in a car accident
- Anderson Cooper says Bob saw everything with keen, fresh eyes
Anderson Cooper is the anchor of CNN's "Anderson Cooper 360°," which airs weeknights at 8 p.m. ET on CNN. The views expressed are his own.
(CNN)There was nothing simple about Bob Simon. Except that he was simply the best. The best writer. The best correspondent. As F. Scott Fitzgerald wrote of Gatsby, the best of the "whole damn bunch."