Tag Archives: Walter Cronkite

CBS News: Video: CBS New Special Report: Walter Cronkite Announces the Death of LBJ in 1973

This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on Blogger Walter Cronkite announcing the death of one of our strongest and most effective presidents as far as what he was able to get passed in Congress and the amount … Continue reading

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Watch Mojo: Video: Top 10 Walter Cronkite Moments: JFK, Vietnam, Watergate

This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on Blogger Walter Cronkite was and still is the standard for broadcast news because of his knowledge of the news and what it meant, but also how he carried himself. He … Continue reading

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Bedford TV: Video: CBS News Evening News: Iranian Hostage Crisis, December 26, 1980

This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on Blogger Looks like at least from this short film that the American hostages in Iran were taken care of. That they weren’t being starved, or forced to wear awful looking … Continue reading

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Kansas Politics: Video: CBS News: 1980 GOP Convention Ford Bush VP Drama

This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on Blogger CBS News trying to figure out who Ronald Reagan had nominated for Vice President at the 1980 Republican National Convention. Reagan had narrowed it down to former President of … Continue reading

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Samuel Wilson: Video: CBS News: Ronald Reagan Debates Representative John Anderson For President, September 21, 1980

This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on Blogger It seems strange to me that President Jimmy Carter would turn down a chance to debate Ronald Reagan in 1980. Even with a third-party candidate like Representative John Anderson … Continue reading

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Kyungho Dean: Documentary- Edward R. Murrow vs. U.S. Senator Joseph McCarthy

This post was originally posted at The New Democrat What was so brilliant about Ed Murrow and his See it Now broadcast which was CBS News’s nightly newscast before the CBS Evening News was created, what was so brilliant about … Continue reading

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Melody Cat: Video: CBS Evening News, 12/26/72: The Death of President Harry Truman

. This post was originally posted at FRS Daily Journal on WordPress I believe Harry Truman was one of our top 3-5 presidents in American history, but certainly in the top ten. Because of how he managed post-World War II … Continue reading

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