And I'm Barack Obama : The post-election afterglow scored a direct hit last night on 60 Minutes , where the President-elect and wife Michelle's rangy hour-long interview with Steve Kroft drew 24 million viewers . The 6.4 rating is the newsmagazine's highest in nine years, and what did we learn? There will be Republicans in his Cabinet, no new dog would survive the grueling transition process to the White House, and college football needs a playoff system. Also, if you stuck around to the end, Andy Rooney bemoaning frivolous TV news . And here we thought Obama had dispatched all those mavericks. [The Live Feed ]