Tag Archives: NBC Nightly News

NBC News: Opinion- Evan McMullin: Donald Trump’s Rise Proves How Dangerous Populism is For Democracy

Source: NBC News: Opinion- Evan McMullin: Donald Trump’s Rise Proves How Dangerous Populism is For Democracy If I look at Donald Trump’s rise to power completely honestly and objectively and not as a partisan Democratic hack, which I’m not anyway, but … Continue reading

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Vanity Fair: Opinion- Rich Cohen: Why Generation X Might Be Our Last, Best Hope

Source: This piece was originally posted at The Daily Review To talk about Generation X (my generation born in 1975) it depends on how you define it. To put it simply we’re the generation that is now in our forties … Continue reading

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Rob Atsea: ‘NBC News Update With Jessica Savitch- Easter 1979’

Source:The New Democrat “Jessica Savitch anchors this Easter 1979 NBC News Update, which includes a promo for the game show “Whodunnit” From Rob Atsea Jessica Savitch, was NBC Nightly News’s weekend anchor in the late 1970s and early 1980s, before … Continue reading

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Remember This-C-SPAN’s BookNotes With Brain Lamb- David Brinkley: ‘From The New Deal to The Contract With America, From 1995’

    Source:The New Democrat  “David McClure Brinkley (July 10, 1920 — June 11, 2003) was an American newscaster for NBC and ABC in a career lasting from 1943 to 1997.” From Remember This You could say that David Brinkley saw … Continue reading

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Michaels Backporch: NBC Nightly News- Charles Manson Family Trial 1970-71

I couldn’t dream up a stranger trial than the Manson Family trial of the 1970s. It’s not just that you had so-called Hippies involved, except for Charlie Manson who was label all to himself. He was just purely anti-establishment to … Continue reading

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NBC News: NBC Nightly News’s Don Harris- Howard Jarvis, Jerry Brown & the 1978 Elections

  Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat  The mid and late 1970s was a very rough time for America economically and 1978 is a perfect example of that and with California being the largest state in the … Continue reading

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Na Radio Asami: Video: NBC Nightly News With John Chancellor and David Brinkley From 1978: Early Days of The Onion News Network?

. This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on Blogger Some of these stories sounded like the could’ve been written by The Onion. Like the anti-busing advocate in Boston losing her City Council seat. Politicians collecting public assistance. … Continue reading

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