Tag Archives: 1979

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

“Jessica Savitch, was NBC Nightly News’s weekend anchor in the late 1970s and early 1980s, before she tragically died in I believe 1983. Sh…” Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat Jessica Savitch, was NBC Nightly News’s … Continue reading

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

Source: Retro Viewing: BBC’s I Love 1979: A Funny Way to End a Funny Decade 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 … Continue reading

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

Source: Video Detective: The Seduction Of Joe Tynan Trailer 1979: About a Politician Who Wants it All and Almost Loses Everything The Seduction of Joe Tynan is one of the best political movies I’ve ever seen and it reminds me … Continue reading

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ABC News: America Held Hostage: The Iran Crisis

Source: ABC News: America Held Hostage: The Iran Crisis I never make excuses for terrorists and terrorism and don’t respect anyone who does. But the U.S. Government including the Carter Administration and every single American administration going back to Harry … Continue reading

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ABC News: Video: Special Report: Iranian Hostage Crisis From 12/03/1979

This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on Blogger The Shah of Iran was a major reason for why the 1979 Iranian Hostage Crisis came about in the first place. Because the Shah was a dictator and at … Continue reading

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ABC News: Video: Special Report: Iranian Hostage Crisis, 11/11/1979)

This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on Blogger The 1979 Iranian Hostage Crisis was the final nail in the coffin of a very horrible year for America and President Jimmy Carter. With all the bad economic news … Continue reading

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James Miller Center: Video: President Jimmy Carter Crisis of Confidence Speech July 15, 1979

This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on Blogger Just to start out and to give you an idea of where I’m coming from. This is one of the most depressing speeches in American history. Especially coming from … Continue reading

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