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November 29, 1986 – Iran-Contra: Shredders Working Overtime

November 29, 1986 – CBS World News Roundup – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – November 29, 1986 – A day loaded with intrigue over the growing scandal of Iran-Contra. “The paper shredder was really humming at the National Security Council’s offices” – according to a report in the New York...

America Votes – November 3, 1964

America Votes – November 3, 1964

– CBS – Election ’64 – November 3, 1964 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – – ABC – Election ’64 – November 3, 1964 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – 51 years ago today, the 1964 Presidential elections took place, and the political landscape took a definite and permanent turn....

Leonard Bernstein With Murray Perahia And The New York Philharmonic Play Music Of Britten, Schuman and Schumann – 1976 – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

Leonard Bernstein With Murray Perahia And The New York Philharmonic Play Music Of Britten, Schuman and Schumann – 1976 – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

– N.Y. Phil. – Leonard Bernstein, Cond. – Murray Perahia, Piano – June 29, 1976 – Part 1 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – – N.Y. Phil. – Leonard Bernstein, Cond. – Murray Perahia, Piano – June 29, 1976 – Part 2 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – In honor...

Posture And Spin – September 2, 2000

Posture And Spin – September 2, 2000

– CBS Radio News + Weekend Roundup – September 2, 2000 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Since it was Labor Day weekend, this particular September 2nd in 2000, there was no end to campaigning, charges, counter-charges, spin, posturing and promising this last big holiday before the election. The end...

Day Of Disasters – August 24, 1951

Day Of Disasters – August 24, 1951

– Edward R. Murrow and The News With Don Hollenbeck – CBS Radio – August 24, 1951 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – August 24, 1951 was seemingly one disaster after the next. Starting with news of the crash of United Airlines Flight 615 near Oakland California, killing all on...

Columbine Copycats – May 20, 1999

Columbine Copycats – May 20, 1999

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – CBS Radio News – May 20, 1999 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection May 20, 1999 had everyone scratching their heads, wondering just where the sanity had gone. A month after the mass shootings at Columbine High School,...

America’s Dope Problem In 1955 – Past Daily Weekend Reference Room

America’s Dope Problem In 1955 – Past Daily Weekend Reference Room

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – NBC Radio – Keys To The Capitol – 1955 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection. Two things to keep reminding yourself: Drugs and drug abuse have been with us for almost as long as America’s been a country....

“Get It Over By Christmas” – The Week Ending November 28, 1950

Click on the link here for Audio Player: News for Week of November 28, 1950 No picnic, this week in November of 1950. Starting off with an out-of-control bus on a mountain road in Colorado to a much hoped-for “Final Push” in Korea, it was just a haywire week in...