Radio Broadcasts

June 6, 1944 - Invasion Of Europe.

June 6, 1944 - Sixty-eight years ago, the Allies invaded France in what would be a turning point in World War 2. A one-hour extract from continuous coverage of the days events, as broadcast over CBS Radio on June 6, 1944.

August 3, 1948 - Hot Summer - Cold War.

News of the day for August 3, 1948 - The Cold War and the Berlin Airlift. Rumors of Stalin being in charge. Red Scare in U.S. government with Whittaker Chambers Hearings going on. Despite Cold War stance, still active trade between Soviet Union and U.S. and the Olympics continue in London with new records being set almost daily.

July 1, 1973 - New Month - Old Mayhem.

News of the day (and the week of) July 1, 1973 - Watergate testimony resumed, Threatened Constitutional Crisis over Cambodia bombings and war in Vietnam, Brezhnev concludes Washington Summit, Military coup in Chile aborted (for now).

June 29, 2000 - Fires, Fraud And Flagrance.

News of the Day for June 29, 2000 - Wildfires in Southern Washington State threaten Hanford Nuclear Reservation, Hostage Standoff in Disney World, Disgraced pitcher John Rocker returns to Baseball, Janet Reno comments on Elian Gonzales case, Pres. Clinton nominates Norman Mineta to Sec. Of Commerce and Daniel Wiant gets indicted for embezzling $7 million from The American Cancer Society.

June 28, 1947 - We Aren't Getting Any Smarter.

News of the day for June 28, 1947 - threatened Coal Strike, Mississippi Flooding (again), Tornadoes in South Dakota, last of the former Japanese Fleet broken up, Paris Economic Conference reconvenes and the Population Bureau says Americans aren't getting any smarter, in fact are getting dumber all the time (now you know).