Tag Archives: The 1970s

Sharon Kauffman: ABC News’s 20/20 First Episode- 6/06/1978

“As the lead in to this video said ABC News, was a small player if not joke in the network news business in the 1970s. Th…” Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat As the lead in … 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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CKDTA: ABC News- Dark Days at The White House

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat: CKDTA: ABC News- Dark Days at The White House ABC News, wasn’t number three on the network news battles back in the early 1970s. But they were buried in last … Continue reading

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Miss Green Again: The Carol Burnett Show- Disaster 75

Source: Miss Green Again: The Carol Burnett Show- Disaster 75 Any guesses to what movie this is a spoof from? I’ll give you a clue, you need to be familiar with movies from the 20th Century and at the very … Continue reading

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The Baltimore Movie Trailer Park: Airport 1970: The Start of The 1970s Disaster Movie Genre

Source: The Baltimore Movie Trailer Park: Airport 1970: The Start of The 1970s Disaster Movie Genre The 1970s, was a crazy and very entertaining even with how gloomy and depressing a decade that it was. With the bad economy, Vietnam … Continue reading

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Franken Splean: BBC’s Omnibus: Hunter S. Thompson’s Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas, From 1978

Source: Franken Splean: BBC’s Omnibus: Hunter S. Thompson’s Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas, From 1978 If I was growing up, or an adult in the 1960s and 1970s, I might consider if I had access to, going through that … Continue reading

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