Monthly Archives: August 2012

Arizona Public Media: America Experience The Presidents: Jimmy Carter The Man From Plains

Source: Arizona Public Media: America Experience The Presidents: Jimmy Carter The Man From Plains Had it not have been for 1974 and the Watergate scandal, Jimmy Carter doesn’t get elected President of the United States, at least in 1976. He … Continue reading

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Drew David: Jessica Savitch Intimate Portrait: The Queen of Nightly News

Source: Drew David: Jessica Savitch Intimate Portrait: The Queen of Nightly News Jessica Savitch before she tragically died in 1983, was the weekend anchor of NBC Nightly News. Only behind Tom Brokaw at NBC News as far as their anchors … Continue reading

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Bob Parker: CBS News 1968- A Year That Changed America

. This post was originally posted at FRS Daily Press on Blogger I think one thing that separates America and makes us stronger than anyone else is that we can go through a year like 1968 and get through it … Continue reading

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David Von Pein: The Zapruder Film is Shown on Goodnight America With Geraldo Rivera- MARCH 6, 1975

Source: This piece was originally posted at FRS Daily Press: David Von Pein: The Zapruder Film is Shown on Goodnight America With Geraldo Rivera- MARCH 6, 1975 I don’t believe there is any question who assassinated President John F. Kennedy. … Continue reading

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History Day: Iran Hostage Crisis Documentary 4th in State

Source: History Day: Iran Hostage Crisis Documentary 4th in State What a crazy time for America and Iran. The Iranian people were fed up with their dictatorial authoritarian government that they had in Iran under the Shah that both the … Continue reading

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David Von Pein: Video: Theodore H. White: The Making of a President 1960

. This post was originally posted at FRS Daily Press on Blogger The 1960 United States presidential campaign was one of the best ever, because of who ran for President. The Democratic Party nominated the best person they had in … Continue reading

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Icna Chicago: The Life of Malcolm X

Icna Chicago: The Life of Malcolm X Malcolm X, represents to me many ways what the American Dream and what that is and should be. Someone who started from very rough beginnings, essentially came from nothing and worked his way … Continue reading

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VOA News: Henry Ridgewell- Kurdish Gains in Syria Rattle Turkey: A Turkish/Syrian Kurdish Alliance?

What’s going on in lets call it Syrian Kurdistan is bad news for the Assad Regime. As Kurdish Syrians are now able to police and govern the communities there. What’s supposed to be the national government of Syria, better known … Continue reading

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Pennebaker Hegedus: The War Room 1993, The Story of Bill Clinton For President

This post was originally posted at FRS Daily Press In 1991-92 I guess was the time that I started getting into politics to the point that I was actually following the news about it. I was 16 and a sophomore … Continue reading

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AP: Raw Video: Marilyn Monroe Remembered by Stars

Source: This piece was originally posted at FRS Daily Press If you are going to look at the life of entertainer Marilyn Monroe who died at the very young age of 36, the same age I am today, but back in … Continue reading

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