Tag Archives: The 1970s

World Opinion Forum-CBS News: President Richard Nixon’s Resignation Speech- Dan Rather vs Roger Mudd

“CBS News covering President Richard Nixon’s resignation speech in August, 1974. (I wasn’t born yet!) …” Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat CBS News covering President Richard Nixon’s resignation speech in August, 1974. (I wasn’t born … Continue reading

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CBS: The Carol Burnett Show- Disaster 75

Source: This piece was originally posted at The Daily Review Any guesses to what movie this is a spoof from? I’ll give you a clue, you need to be familiar with movies from the 20th Century and at the very … Continue reading

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Franken Splean: BBC’s Omnibus: Hunter S. Thompson’s Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas, From 1978

Source: This piece was originally posted at The Daily Review If I was growing up, or an adult in the 1960s and 1970s, I might consider if I had access to, going through that decade on one big alcohol and … Continue reading

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Retro Viewing: BBC’s I Love 1979- A Funny Way to End a Funny Decade

Source: This piece was originally posted at The Daily Review What do I remember about 1979? Not much. First year of nursery school and unfortunately I do remember that. I still have a class photo from June, 1979 that proves … Continue reading

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Video Detective: The Seduction Of Joe Tynan Trailer 1979: About a Politician Who Wants it All and Almost Loses Everything

Source: This piece was originally posted at The Daily Review The Seduction of Joe Tynan is one of the best political movies I’ve ever seen and it reminds me a little bit of the Ted Kennedy-Jimmy Carter 1979-80 Democratic race … Continue reading

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POLITICO Magazine: Opinion: Jason Sokol: How a Young Joe Biden Turned Progressives Against Integration

POLITICO Magazine: Opinion: Jason Sokol: How a Young Joe Biden Turned Progressives Against Integration Just to give a little background on Joe Biden the current Vice President of the United States and a six term U.S. Senator from Delaware before … Continue reading

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TIME: Lilly Rothman- See What Happened When Feminists Squared Off With Hugh Hefner in 1970

TIME: Lilly Rothman- See What Happened When Feminists Squared Off With Hugh Hefner in 1970 I liked what they did in the video by separating the feminists from the militant feminists. Feminists, at least by definition are people who support … Continue reading

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