Weekend Talkshows Past - Face The Nation: Persian Gulf Policy - June 21, 1987. News regarding U.S. decision to re-flag Kuwaiti Oil Tankers in Persian Gulf. Reports Iran is Mining Persian Gulf. Outcome of U.S.S. Stark bombing incident. Interviews with Under Secretary of State Michael Armacost and Chairman of The House Armed Services Committee, Les Aspin. Leslie Stahl moderates.
Marcy 29, 1987 - Televangelist Jim Bakker resigns from the PTL Club over sex scandal allegations. Jerry Falwell assumes control. Oral Roberts says God told him to raise $8million by March 31st. Reagan travels outside D.C. for the first time since November. SCOTUS rules in favor of Affirmative Action. Beirut kidnappers release video. Alexander Haig announces candidacy for President in 1988.
February 16, 1987 - Ivan The Terrible And Greek Austerity (seriously).
January 19, 1987 - the Battle of Basra continues in the seemingly endless (going on 7 year) Iran-Iraq War. A suspect in the TWA Flight 847 Hijacking in 1985 is being held in Bonn, West Germany. Fears of terrorist reprisals. U.S. entry in Americas Cup wins latest round. Long Island Railroad on strike for 2nd day. 22,000 Steelworkers urged to approve new contact with USX. Dollar sinks to new low in Tokyo and Martin Luther King's Birthday is celebrated in 37 states.
Nights at the Roundtable (Christmas Edition) the final track off the IRS "Just In Time For Christmas" sampler from 1987 with Torch Song and "Hark".
Nights At The Roundtable (Christmas Edition) with Wall of Voodoo and "Shouldn't Have Given Him A Gun For Christmas", from the IRS Christmas Album 1987.
Nights at the Roundtable (Christmas Edition) continuing with a look at the 1987 IRS Records Christmas album "Just In Time For Christmas" (erroneously listed as released in 1990) featuring Reckless Sleeper(s) with "Every Day Will Be Like A Holiday".
Nights at the Roundtable with Timbuk 3 and "All I Want For Christmas" from the 1987 IRS Records Christmas Album.
Nights at the Roundtable (Christmas Edition) with the post-punk Cowboy-Punk incarnation of The dB's and their contribution to the IRS Records Christmas sampler, "Home For The Holidays".
Nights at the Roundtable (Christmas Edition) continuing with the IRS Christmas 1987 album with The Balancing Act and "Green Pants And Finance".
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