Spiro Agnew

October 11, 1973 - Apres Agnew, Le Deluge.

News of the day, this day in History for October 11, 1973 - fallout from the Agnew resignation. Also, the continuing Middle East War with Israeli troops headed for the outskirts of Damascus. The Oakland A's win the American League Pennant to go against the Mets in the World Series.

September 26, 1973 - The Saga Of Spiro - The Age Of Dirty Tricks.

News of the day for September 26, 1973 - The Spiro Agnew Bribery Case goes forward. House rejects Agnew bid for investigation paving the way for a Grand Jury Trial. Agnew adamant about not quitting. Beef prices go down, ranchers not happy. Watergate hearings shift to aspects of Dirty Tricks, Nixon aide Pat Buchanan testifies, after refusing subpoena. Willie Mays retires from Baseball and Italian film icon Anna Magnani dies as 65.