Posts Tagged ‘1960s’

The War Game [VIDEO]

Sunday, December 16th, 2012

The War Game is a fictional, worst-case-scenario docu-drama about nuclear war and its aftermath in and around a typical English city that was banned from the BBC in 1965. Found at YouTube from wanabee2w.

President Kennedy Urges Americans To Vote [VIDEO]

Tuesday, November 6th, 2012

President John F. Kennedy encourages you to show how strongly you believe in our democracy by exercising your right to vote on Tuesday, November 6. Found at YouTube from SixthFloorMuseum.

Planet Of The Apes – Party, Party Fun Time

Monday, August 13th, 2012

A dance mix interpretation of the original 1968 Planet Of The Apes, complete with a disco ball! The music is a medley of songs from Benny Benassi Presents The Biz- “Hypnotica” album (Get Loose, Satisfaction, Time, I Wanna Touch Your Soul). Found at Vimeo from Bradonio.

“Live” Coverage Of The Apollo XI Moon Landing

Thursday, July 26th, 2012

CBS’ coverage, with Walter Cronkite reporting, of the 1969 Apollo XI moon landing. Found at YouTube from jkottke.

CBS Coverage Of Moon Walk

Found at YouTube from jkottke.

Joe Louis: America’s Hero…Betrayed

Friday, February 24th, 2012

HBO is currently running an excellent documentary of legendary boxer Joe Louis.

Joe Louis America’s Hero…Betrayed Trailer

Found at YouTube from TheBrovvnBomber.

Joe Louis: The Anti-Jack Johnson

Joe Louis Barrow, Jr. discusses his father’s image as the anti-Jack Johnson. Found at YouTube from HBO.

Joe Louis’ Celebrity Status

Joe Louis Barrow, Jr. discusses his father as a celebrity. Found at YouTube from HBO.

A Century In 10 Minutes

Wednesday, January 18th, 2012

100 years of history compressed into 10 minutes of video. Found at YouTube from derDon1234.