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July 19, 1977 – Summer Of Sizzle

July 19, 1977 – CBS World News Roundup – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – July 19, 1977 – the heatwave which had gripped most of the East Coast and was in other parts of the country was continuing on this day. As New York was slowly recovering from its worst...

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April 22, 1990 – Earth Day Plus 20

April 22, 1990 – ABC Radio News – Earth Day Special – Hugh Downs, narrator – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – April 22, 1990 – twenty years to the day since the first Earth Day celebration in 1970. 20 years since the warnings, the Carbon Dioxide emissions, the global warming...

February 5, 1977 – Sweater Weather At The White House 0

February 5, 1977 – Sweater Weather At The White House

February 5, 1977 – CBS Radio – The World This Week – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – February 5, 1977 – The week was full of new about the Energy Crisis that wasn’t going to go away. America was asked to curb excess, starting with turning down thermostats, while Buffalo...

January 12, 1982 – New Day – Old Poland – Frozen Oranges 0

January 12, 1982 – New Day – Old Poland – Frozen Oranges

  January 12, 1982 – CBS Radio News on The Hour – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – January 12, 1982 – The situation in Poland was escalating into a war of words, with the Reagan administration threatening more sanctions against the Soviet Union and Poland. So far, only economic sanctions...

Troopergate And Grumblings From The Happy Place – December 23, 1993 0

Troopergate And Grumblings From The Happy Place – December 23, 1993

– News for December 23, 1993 – CBS World News Roundup – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Troopergate and grumblings from Euro Disney this December 23rd in 1993. The Clinton White House was the scene of wild innuendo and accusation as Arkansas State Troopers testified that then-Governor Bill Clinton made...

The Runner Stumbles – Sept. 15, 1979 0

The Runner Stumbles – Sept. 15, 1979

      – CBS Hourly News – September 15, 1979 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – The big news for this day was word from The White House that President Carter dropped out of a marathon race, being held near Camp David. Spokespeople were quick to add that it...

About The Weather . . . – January 13, 1982 0

About The Weather . . . – January 13, 1982

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – CBS Radio Hourly News – January 13, 1982 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection This January 13th in 1982 was probably not all that far removed from most January 13th’s on the Eastern half of the U.S. The...

The Seasick Summit – Bush-Gorbachev At Malta – December 2, 1989 0

The Seasick Summit – Bush-Gorbachev At Malta – December 2, 1989

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – CBS Radio News + Special reports – Malta Summit – December 2, 1989 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection I’m sure it seemed like a good idea at the time, and it probably looked very impressive on paper...

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‘We’re At The Center Of The Bullseye’ – When Charley Paid A Visit – August 13, 2004

Click on the link here for Audio Player – WDBO, Orlando Florida Continuous coverage – August 13, 2004 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection If you lived in Orlando Florida on this day ten years ago you’d be nervous. The second major hurricane of the season, Hurricane Charley was bearing down...