Tag Archives: NBC Nightly News

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

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

“You could say that David Brinkley saw it all in his life at least as a broadcast journalist and anchor. He had the first and big nightly…” Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat You could say … 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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Bret G 78: Video: NBC News: Nightly News-12/02/69: Hippie Cult Arrested

NBC News: Nightly News-12/02/69: Hippie Cult Arrested – YouTube. As it turned out even though some of the members of the Manson Family were hippies at least at the time. Before they grew up, this was really a crime family … Continue reading

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