Tagged: KGB

‘A Lump Of Butter At The Head Of The Stairs’ – August 3, 1948

‘A Lump Of Butter At The Head Of The Stairs’ – August 3, 1948

– News of the World – NBC Radio – August 3, 1948 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – News for this August 3rd in 1948 had much to do with the Cold War, and with the suspiciously absent Joseph Stalin. With the Cold War ratcheting up and negotiations towards Peace...

Goodbye Gromyko And A Ruling On Roe V. Wade – July 3, 1989

Goodbye Gromyko And A Ruling On Roe V. Wade – July 3, 1989

РCBS World News Roundup РJuly 3, 1989 РGordon Skene Sound Collection РTwo important events for this July 3rd in 1989. First, the passing of longtime symbol of the Cold War and face of the Soviet Union, Andrè Gromyko was announced in Moscow that morning. Gromyko, who...

Snarling And Dancing – June 24, 1980

Snarling And Dancing – June 24, 1980

. . . or click on the link here for audio Player – CBS Radio – The World Tonight – June 24, 1980 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection. Another day, another hornet’s nest of diplomatic wrangling – all on this June 24th 1980. Starting with the ongoing Soviet occupation of...

Primary Season – April 2, 1980

Primary Season – April 2, 1980

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – NBC News – April 2, 1980 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection It was smack in the middle of Primary Season, this April 2nd in 1980. With Carter landslides in the Wisconsin and Kansas primaries – challenger Gerry...

‘For World Opinion To Judge’ – March 26, 1948

‘For World Opinion To Judge’ – March 26, 1948

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – NBC Radio – News Of The World – March 26, 1948 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection News for this March 26th in 1948 had much to do with the changing face of Europe and the ever-changing relations...

Sex For Secrets – April 11, 1987

Click on the link here for Audio Player – CBS World News Roundup – April 11, 1987 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection On this particular day in 1987, much of the news was regarding an unfolding scandal at the U.S. Embassy in Moscow. How this scandal was teetering on derailing...