Tag Archives: Walter Cronkite

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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John F Kennedy: Video: CBS News: Walter Cronkite Announces The Death of President John F. Kennedy

. This post was originally posted at FRS Daily Journal on WordPress Newscasters and journalists in general are trained to never show their feelings and give commentary. That old Joe Friday saying of just the fact. For all of you … Continue reading

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CBS News: CBS News Bulletin: JFK Assassination Coverage 11/22/1963

Source: CBS News: CBS News Bulletin: JFK Assassination Coverage 11/22/1963 You hate to have something like a presidential assassination, or any assassination really have to be the test of the quality of your news coverage or not. But unfortunately greatness … Continue reading

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President John Fitzgerald Kennedy: Video: CBS Evening News- Walter Cronkite’s Interview of President Kennedy, September 2nd, 1963

President John Fitzgerald Kennedy: Video: CBS Evening News- Walter Cronkite's Interview of President Kennedy, September 2nd, 1963 In September, 1963, CBS News anchor Walter Cronkite sat down with President Jack Kennedy and interviewed him up in Massachusetts. To talk about … Continue reading

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Reason: Video: Nick Gillespie Interviewing Joseph Campbell: Walter Cronkite Wasn’t the Most Trusted Man in America

. This post was originally posted at FRS FreeStateNow on Blogger Whether Walter Cronkite was the most trusted man in America or not, who knows, Walter Cronkite was the most trusted news anchor in America. Which was more important and … Continue reading

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